It’s been a while since we checked on our 2 hives in the Haight so I went and took a look today on the way to the record store. Both are doing really well (lots of activity) and I think we’re going to have to expand again soon. Hopefully we’ll be able to score [...]
Not too long ago we took a trip down to Santa Cruz to visit the UC Santa Cruz Center for Agroecology & Sustainable Food Systems. We took a tour of the farm and Natalie stayed an extra day to volunteer with the harvest that was going on. The mission of the Center for [...]
This July 4th we celebrated by working on our own Little Acre. We repotted a few plants that were getting a little too big for their previous homes and started some new seeds we’re looking forward to saying hello to in the coming weeks.
This past Sunday we took a trip to Oakland to look at some urban farms that were part of this years Urban Farm Tours. The one tour we got a chance to go on was the farm of Ruby Blume called, Beegrrl Gardens. With over 200 species of plants including fruit, vegetables, [...]
This weekend we checked in on the 2 hives we’re keeping in the garden at the Red Vic Movie House in the Haight. This is the 4th time we’ve pulled frames since installing the hives and both are doing extremely well. This time we noticed a little mold growing on the trap and [...]
The rains have returned to the Bay Area and given that it’s a dry La Niña year we are lucky to have all the moisture we can get. Here at the Little Acre we would like to remind everyone to remember to turn your sprinklers off and conserve water while it’s falling [...]