Apple and Flower Farm serving Mid-MO

local + organic

Fresh from Columbia, mo

We grow apples and flowers sustainably, without the use of harmful chemicals. 
We also provide farm experiences to encourage our community to grow and connect.

beginnings.

About the farm.

As a parent of young children, we know the struggle of deciding how you want to raise your family. To us, the the choice was simple, we wanted them to grow up in the country, surrounded by animals, nature, organic food, and hard work.  We didn’t just want to keep this to ourselves, though, we wanted to share it with you all so that you, too, can implement this into some of your life.

farm happenings.

from the blog

How to pinch off your flower plants & combat pests!

How to pinch off your flower plants & combat pests!

My lower back is aching…it must be pinching season! In this post, I will explain how to pinch off your flower plants to promote growth. This week I've been pinching off hundreds of little flower plants to encourage them to produce many long stems.  How do you pinch...

And The Rain Just Keeps Falling…

And The Rain Just Keeps Falling…

And, the rain just keeps falling… I was happy to see the rain at the beginning, but 10+ inches is a bit much in a week. We are sad to see those businesses and households that are dealing with flooding and so grateful to be just high enough that the river and creek...

It’s time to dream!

It’s time to dream!

I love this time of year! It’s that sweet spot right at the end of the season when you get to reflect on everything that has happened this year, and start planning for next year. One tool that I use to start my farm/business/life plan for next year is a vision...

We made it

We made it

We’ve made it to the time in the season where a cold front could mean frost at any time. We don’t have a lot on the calendar for October, but we will continue to serve our florists and shops for as long as we have flowers! This includes Plume, Poppy and Three Story...

September events!

September events!

We have several fun events this month that are sure to check all of your flower needs!  September 10 from 10-12: Another Flower Pop-Up at Plume!  We had so much fun in July, that we needed to do this again! We love bringing buckets of flowers into the shop for...