Finding Portable Toilets on Farms for Fall Activities

Picture it, it’s a cool crisp fall day and you’re visiting the farm for some wholesome family fun. You’re enjoying a big cup of cider… maybe a bit too much cider. And now your child needs to use the bathroom. (Or you, we’re not judging!) Where do you find the closest bathroom, or any bathroom […]

Social Distancing on The Farm

Should farms participate in social distancing? While the answer to this question may change in the coming months, right now the prevailing recommendation seems to be that everyone should follow social distancing guidelines. Most farms managing produce stands, u-pick crops, farm stores, and CSA share pick-ups are trying to determine what the coming season will […]

G.A.P Explained

The Good Agricultural Practices (GAP) Program is a voluntary agricultural program designed to reduce the risk of contamination to fruits and vegetables by food growers and packers. Some states also have commodity-specific GAPs for certain agricultural products like blueberries, citrus, mushrooms and more. Foodborne illnesses are bad for business because tainted food causes bad publicity […]