Category Archives: Sunever Farms

FURTHER PROOF OF CONCEPT

Red winter wheat garden, grown in composted soil under some leftover Agribon floating row cover, no watering. Grew in very thick and strong, photo doesn’t quite do it justice. The cover kept birds from eating the wheat seed, mice and … Continue reading

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WORKING FOR THE FUTURE

Shoot. 60-mile wind blew down my yurt greenhouse. Yeah it was meant to be temporary but still, bad timing as we’re below zero most nights. Got all my little babies inside the house til Feb. I say: 2016 be gone! … Continue reading

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SUNEVER FARMS’ FOOD OASIS-IN-PROGRESS

Here is Stephanie’s plan for the in-progress ‘food oasis’ at our ‘Sunever Farms’ property. Read more at: suneverfarms.com/foodoasis/

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STEPHANIE’S BEEN VISITING NURSERIES

Stephanie says: “I’ve been to some dreamy nurseries over the past few weeks sourcing plants for the Sunever Farms food forest. This one is Randy Myers Nurseries in Sky Valley (wholesale, but in his words ‘I’ll sell to anyone who … Continue reading

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SEED GATHERING IN THE WASH

May Day! What a beautiful morning wandering through nearby washes gathering seeds. I’ve never seen this much abundance. While gathering native seeds for propagation or other uses, I’ve been working on a new approach I’m learning from folks in the … Continue reading

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GARDENING

Prepping a new raised bed with compost #desertgardening @jaywbabcock A post shared by Sunever Farms (@suneverfarms) on Mar 25, 2016 at 11:17am PDT Flash-harvested the last of our kitchen garden swiss chard. Beat the heat! The stems are really good … Continue reading

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WILDFLOWER POWER

The past eight months’ rains mean we’ve been getting a very green spring. And now here come the wildflowers, starting to bloom across our Sunever Farms property… Above: desert evening-primrose Oenothera primiveris Above: Spotted Locoweed (Astragalus lentiginosus) Above: Booth’s Evening … Continue reading

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FARM STRUCTURE PROGRESS NO. 2

Starting to get somewhere — whew, lots of level changes across the slope of this site Follow along: Sunever Farms on Instagram

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FARM STRUCTURE PROGRESS NO. 1

A forest of posts and poles… we rented an auger and dug 60+ holes last week. Now we’re busy setting them all in concrete. Follow along: Sunever Farms on Instagram

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STRUCTURE FOR THE FARM

Yesterday we started construction. The only thing to show for it is this crazy color-coded plan diagram, superimposed over a blurry google map of the farm. Actual progress shots coming soon!

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