It’s All About the Stinging Nettle – Eric Shapiro

On the seventh day of my apprenticeship at Prairie Gardens, I, along with Mackenzie, another apprentice, were told to collect some stinging nettle. Wear gloves, they said. I guess stinging nettle hurts, I thought. That should give you an idea of how much I knew about stinging nettle, in other words, pretty much nothing. I’d vaguely heard of the name …

Covid-19 Update Farm Visits

Adventure Farm & Mazes Set to Open in August FARM PICNICS, CORN MAZES & SUNFLOWER MAZE COMING SOON The Petting Farm will remain closed because of Covid-19. Safety Measures and Guidelines We have put some adjustments in place for the health and safety of our staff, visitors, and animals. These modifications are designed to comply with public health orders and …

Tomatoes! Tomatoes! Tomatoes!

To Order: email tam@prairiegardens.org with the varieties and quantities you want! Cherry Tomatoes Tiny Tim [4packs – $5.00] Sungold Cherry [4packs -$5.00/pack & 4″ – $5.00ea] Yellow Pear [4packs – $5.00/pack] Green Grape [ 1 gallon – $13.95ea] Valentine [1 gallon -$13.95ea] Golden Yellow Currant [1 gallon – $13.95ea] Mid-Size Tomatoes  Mystery Keeper [4″ – $5.00ea] Early Girl [4packs – $5.00/pack & 4″ …