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Cherrywood Neighborhood Farm Spring Season Starts Soon

Cherrywood Urban Patchwork Farm members are getting ready for a new season growing healthy, fresh vegetables right here in the neighborhood, and we’re looking for people interested in taking part in our farm community.

The first spring distribution of homegrown veggies…

Cherrywood Farm featured on TV show

Last fall, Cherrywood Farm members spent the day with a TV production crew from KLRU’s gardening show “Central Texas Gardener.”

The program aired January 9, with the first segment covering Urban Patchwork and Cherrywood Farm. It’s a well-told piece with focus…

Cherrywood Farm Still Lively Between Seasons

Summer brings a long, hot break between production seasons at the Cherrywood Farm, but there’s still plenty of farming that must go on. As a fitting start to the “in-between time” following the mid-June close of our fourth season, a…

Cherrywood Farm Hosts End of Season Picnic

On Saturday, June 15, Cherrywood Farm members joined other neighbors for a potluck picnic at Patterson Park. This being central Texas, mid-June is when the spring growing season starts to wind down. Saturday morning marked the farm’s last distribution of shares…

Urban Farm Update: City Crackdown Won’t Affect Cherrywood Neighborhood Farm

Rules for commercial farms in city don’t apply to nonprofits

Urban Patchwork Farm members in Cherrywood have put two more plots into production using water-efficient hugelkultur planting methods. Crops include tomatoes, green beans and quinoa, each surely adding to the bounty…

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