March is probably one of the busiest months of the year for Acorn.  Our seed business continues to require lots energy because of all the spring orders coming in.  The garden is also starting to pick up steam as we prepare beds and sow seeds.  We are also working on numerous side projects too.  Here […]

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Here at Acorn, we love seeds, and what we really love  is clean seeds. Nice, healthy, ready to germinate seeds that don’t have any bad seeds or bits of chaff in them. We clean seeds in lots of different ways. We clean wet seeds with lots of buckets and water (look for photos this summer). […]

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Normally, right around late January/Early February I get a notion that I should probably go out and disk the spring garden and get that soil all prepped up in time to plant some early peas and spinach. This year however, between chronic rains and snow on the ground for 3 weeks things got a bit […]

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We are really, really, really, really busy.   I mean it, really.  This winter so far, much like last winter, has brought huge success for our seed business, Southern Exposure Seed Exchange. This February has been our best month ever in sales, bringing in nearly $150,000. Before that in January, we saw a 40% increase in […]

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