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June’s Views … From the Farm

WATER!!!! We have water on the farm! Finally Precious Produce Farms in Dorothea has water 24/7.

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UVI Program on Cutting Edge of Food Production

Folks from all over the globe harvested fish and produce Wednesday at UVI’s Agricultural Experiment Station.

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June's Views: Traveling to Ag Fest

With the suggestion and encouragement from fellow St. Thomas farmer Al Wade, Jr., I set my sights on attending the St. Croix Ag Fest for the very first time.

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June's View From The Farm: Rebirth of a Farm (Pt. 3)

The vagaries of farming are many and never ending. While lack of access to water was previously a problem, Otto and Tomas showed us the havoc wrought by excess rains.

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June's View: From the Farm (Rebirth of a Farm Pt. 2)

After the land was cleared in order to establish Precious Produce Farms  in Dorothea, another labor-intensive part of preparation began: construction of those terraces.

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June's Views From the Farm: Rebirth of a Farm – Part 1

After two years of ups and downs, Precious Produce Farms is finally beginning to come to life in Dorothea.

 

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June’s Views – From the Farm

Pests are the bane of farmers and gardeners and often we don’t know that we’re being bugged until it is too late to save our plants from total destruction.

 
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June’s Views … From the Farm

High up in the Tutu hills in St. Thomas and overlooking a steep drop to the roadway below is a small clearing adjacent to the basketball court. On this particular Saturday I stopped by just as Kit Freeman was overseeing a small band of young gardeners.

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From the Farm: Let's Talk Trash

This week Source columnist June Archibald looks deep into the richness of "black gold" ---- organic compost.

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June's View … From the Farm

The Source is proud to present a new colum about V.I. farming and produce entitled "June's View ... From the Farm." Written by St. Thomas famer June Archibald, the new column will provide an inside glimpse of the rewards and challenges faced by our territory's farming com

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