November 2021: Observe & Interact, the First Principle of Permaculture 🌱

“Just another cold, misty morning inviting, “Want to go again?””~ Mary Anne Radmacher What’s Happening Down on the Farm  Autumn has firmly settled over the land, and the fields shine with seasonal damp and cooler light. Besides continued cleanup, we’re “observing and interacting” with the land – the first principle of permaculture. It’s a beautiful time […]

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October 2021: Celebrating our one-year “Landiversary”! 🌄

Rooted NW’s One-Year “Landiversary” September 24th marked one year that we’ve owned the beautiful land that we’ll soon be working and living on together. So much has happened in that time!  The day after last Thanksgiving, instead of consumption-crazed Black Friday, we had ‘Blackberry Friday’ — our first hands-on work party (of many!) Things really picked up […]

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September 2021: Of Babies, Bounty, Makers, and Tractors 🚜

We’ve got two new babies to celebrate this month — one mechanical, and one human.  Meet our new 2018 Kubota tractor! Honoring our commitment to be good stewards of our farm, we recently purchased this mid-sized utility tractor, aka the Snazzy Orange Beast — our very first major piece of farm equipment.  We plan to put […]

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Happy December from RootedNW

Our Community is Growing. In the past two months, four new households have joined Rooted Northwest! We’re thrilled to welcome members Jack and Clare, Jessica and Peter, Susan, and Tricia. You can find their bios (and those of our other members) here.  If you’d like to have all these lovely folks as neighbors, sign up for an […]

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