July 21, 2010
Introducing Preservation Harvest—produce that makes a difference. Buying plums can help save a farm and make healthier land. Learn more at www.preservationharvest.com. West Coast customers, get a box of 25 refreshing Black Amber Plums from our crop farmed in Exeter, California. They have a...
June's box features honey made by bees installed by The FruitGuys Farm Steward program
June 16, 2010
A limited time offer for California residents brought to you by The FruitGuys and Slow Food San Francisco. This unique box includes a selection of very special heirloom and  Ark of Taste produce, locally-sourced artisan food items, and an easy "do it yourself" kitchen project kit. June's box...
June 1, 2010
Warm spring weather is waking up the farmer in me. I suddenly have the urge to sink my hands into the soil and grow greens, tomatoes, potatoes – you name it. A new resident of Philadelphia, I was not sure how to go about finding a way to satisfy my urge to farm. I turned to the web to start the...
May 5, 2010
You can tell from the photos that the owls are feeling very much at home in the owl boxes that The FruitGuys installed at Kauffman's Fruit Farm in Bird-in-Hand, PA. We hope that we will soon be sharing pics of little owlets. Stay tuned. Read more about our donation of owl boxes to Kauffman's...
April 21, 2010
Alex Godbe started The Hungry Owl Project in 2002 to raise awareness of the danger that rodent poison poses to owls. Alex had been an intern for Wildcare, a Bay Area wildlife rehabilitation and education center, and was struck by the number of sick raptors and other hunting birds that ended up in...
April 9, 2010
Look who’s on candid owl camera! Picture of Northern Barn Owl taken  this week  on The FruitGuys Owl Cam at Kauffman’s Fruit Farm in Bird-in-Hand, Pennsylvania. Read more about our owl box installations here.
The bee beat: an occasional series on our friendly pollinators
April 6, 2010
“Go native.” That was the position taken at a recent Bee Symposium in Sebastopol, CA hosted by BeeKind and The Partners for Sustainable Pollination. The symposium hall was filled to capacity with beekeepers and wanna-bees. Lectures by apiary luminaries Dr. Robbin Thorp, Randy Oliver, Serge Labesque...
March 30, 2010
Owls can play a crucial role in rodent control on organic farms. Instead of traps or poison, owls are natural predators that can help control populations of rodents like meadow voles that can girdle and kill the fruit trees. Many owl species reside in forested habitat, but the North American Barn...
March 29, 2010
FruitGuys Karla and Bridget visited one of Philabundance’s Fresh-for-All sites in Upper Darby, PA with clementines, pears and apples in tow on March 19th.   We enjoyed chatting with folks who were picking up free produce, as well as Fresh For All Program Manager Tunisia Garnett, Kelly Hile,...
March 11, 2010
Owl box and owl camera installation at Kauffman’s Fruit Farm! Kauffman's Fruit Farm Bird-In-Hand, PA March 18th 12:30pm To  learn more about this project, please contact  bridget@fruitguys.com.


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