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Spring Peas Contest: Who Will Win?

It’s not too soon to be thinking about this year’s First Peas to the Table Contest. Inspired by a long-ago competition among Thomas Jefferson and his neighbors, we started our First Peas contest a few years ago and… Read More

Best of the Vineyard: May We Have Your Vote?

Voting is open through April 4 for this year’s Best of the Vineyard Awards. Would you have a few moments to click for Morning Glory? Here are the categories in which we have been honored with nominations: Best… Read More

Happy Birthday, Debbie!

Today is Debbie Athearn’s birthday, and all of us at the farm would like to join her family and friends all over Martha’s Vineyard in wishing her a wonderful day with many happy returns! It is safe to… Read More

Please Help Flat Point Farm

The Fischer family of Flat Point Farm in West Tisbury have suffered one of the greatest disasters that can befall a farm. A catastrophic fire Tuesday morning destroyed their barn and killed more than 80 of their animals,… Read More

Martha’s Vineyard Vintage Photo: Same Spot, Different Name

The Athearn family photo archive includes a number of photos showing Martha’s Vineyard in earlier times: the brickyard in Chilmark when it was more than just a chimney, the Woods Hole ferry terminal in 1945, Gay Head Light… Read More

Five Weeks Till We Open—Think Peas!

The pinkletinks are singing on Martha’s Vineyard, and that means it’s time to plant your peas if you want to compete in our sixth annual First Peas to the Table contest. We reopen May 3 and the first… Read More

Old Pics: Woods Hole in 1945

The Woods Hole, Martha’s Vineyard and Nantucket Steamship Authority has been in the news a lot lately. Quite by coincidence, we recently ran across this vintage photo of the Woods Hole terminal in 1945. Note the railway! And… Read More

2018 Holiday Events on Martha’s Vineyard

Mark your calendar for these Christmas and Hanukkah events on Martha’s Vineyard!

Give the Gift of Soup

As the days grow shorter, darker and colder, a volunteer force of Vineyard residents is preserving fresh farm produce that will help feed hundreds of hungry Islanders this winter. Island Grown Gleaning reclaims fresh vegetables from Vineyard farms,… Read More

Dates, Times of the Martha’s Vineyard Agricultural Fair 2018

The 2018 Martha’s Vineyard Livestock Show and Fair takes place August 16-19 in West Tisbury. Of course, Morning Glory Farm will be at the Ag Fair and we look forward to seeing you there as well!