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Let it Rain—We Need It

The hot, muggy weather we’ve had on Martha’s Vineyard for the past week or so is on its way out of here this Friday morning, as a cooler front moves through. Drier air and crisper sunny days are… Read More

Strawberries vs. Weeds: Our 2-Year Strategy

Growing crops outdoors is a constant struggle with weeds, and sometimes they get the upper hand — temporarily. That’s why our strawberry plants get plowed under after just two harvests, when the weeds in that patch become too… Read More

Athearn Family Album: Daniel and Henny Penny, Circa 1985

  Farmer Daniel Athearn with his pet chicken Henny Penny. Around 1985. A post shared by Morning Glory Farm (@morninggloryfarmmv) on Mar 6, 2018 at 3:38am PST

Visit the Farm Year-Round on our YouTube Channel

Remember our Epic Trailer from last spring? How about the Mighty Trebuchet in slo-mo, or the Morning Glory Farm music video by musician/sculptor Tim Laursen? These are just a few of the MGF videos you’ll find on our… Read More

Squash Quiz Answer Page

Here are the answers to our squash quiz:1. Butternut 2. Sweet Dumpling Delicata 3. White Acorn “Mashed Potato” 4. Buttercup 5. Hubbard 6. Acorn 7. Honeynut

Our Tomato Crop, By the Numbers

The Vineyard Gazette honors us this week with a well-reported article about the adventures of our 2017 tomato crop, which was delayed by adverse weather in the spring and early summer but is coming in gangbusters now. Food… Read More

Did We See Ewe at the Fair? (Photos)

First place on many items entered. Go checkout all the hard work at the fair

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These little lambs want to meet ewe at the Martha’s Vineyard Livestock Show and Fair. And while you’re there, stop by the exhibition barn and check out our latest ribbons!  You can download this year’s Fair Book, with… Read More

Where are the Field Tomatoes?

The cold, rainy weather of Spring 2017 has delayed pretty much all of our crops so far, and field tomatoes are no exception. Once we have a reliably consistent flow of ripe tomatoes to the farmstand, we’ll send an e-mail… Read More

Watch: The Morning Glory Farm Music Video in Super 8

Vineyarder Tim Laursen created this one-minute movie in the summer of 2008. We think it captures the spirit of our farm today as well. The music is by Tim’s band, the Billionaires. 

Got Garlic?

Calling all lovers of the “stinking rose” — our garlic crop is in, and it’s a bountiful harvest.                                        … Read More