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...

happy new year

happy new year

I don’t know if it’s the warm weather or what, but I’m so ready to jump into the 2023 season! It also helps that we have some new collaborations and offerings happening this year. It’s going to be a fun ride!  Since everyone else is doing it, my word for the year...

Holiday Gift Guide by Columbia Welcome!

Holiday Gift Guide by Columbia Welcome!

With the holidays in full swing, it’s time to begin (in my case) or finish up your Christmas shopping! It’s soo easy to Amazon Prime all the gifts, but I invite you to be intentional with your spending this year and focus on shopping local. We have so many amazing...

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...