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Martha’s Vineyard Christmas Events in 2017

Summer has come and gone, with many Island establishments closed till 2018, but there are still plenty of things to do on Martha’s Vineyard in November and December! Nov. 29: Oak Bluffs Tree Lighting & Arrival of Santa… Read More

Watch: Strawberry Festival Fun!

Another MGF Strawberry Festival is in the books. We were ready for adverse weather on June 24 with tents, umbrellas and rain gear, but the downpour soon ceased and by afternoon it was a picture-perfect day for hayrides,… Read More

How Did Strawberries Get Their Name?

Why do we call strawberries “strawberries”? Many researchers have worked on where the name came from, with no definitive answer. Top contenders are: The fruits were packed in straw to prevent bruising. The plants are covered with straw… Read More

Cottage Cheese Pancakes with Fresh Fruit Sauce

This recipe was contributed by Vineyard Nutrition for our book Morning Glory’s Farm Food: Stories from the Fields, Recipes from the Kitchen.

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

Strawberries: A Trickle Now, A Flood Soon

Our strawberries are finally ripening after this chilly, rainy spring. So far, the harvest has been trickling in — on our first day, we only picked four pints. But, says Kat Monterosso of our farmstand crew, that trickle… Read More

Strawberry Shortcake from Martha’s Vineyard

Red, ripe and fragrant strawberries, fresh from the field, are our first choice for this classic summer dessert.

Here Comes Strawberry Festival 2017

Bring the whole family to taste our sweet berries at the peak of strawberry season! The time is ripe for our annual Morning Glory Farm Strawberry Festival, Saturday, June 24 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. » Enjoy a cookout… Read More

Spring Kale Salad with Mermaid Farm Feta

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Use any kind of kale, or an assortment: lacinato, curly-leaf, Red Russian all work well in this salad. You can also substitute any kind of feta. Mermaid Farm makes our favorite, right here on the Vineyard.

Did you know?

by Alina Harris, a happy fieldhand of  Morning Glory Farm since May, 2010 Green and Red Peppers Come From the Same Plant Ripening: Did you know that the difference between green and red peppers is their maturity?  The difference in price,… Read More