Category Archives: Farm Crew

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The White Oak Organism – By Stephanie Magoon

A lot of words can be used to refer to White Oak, but I continually find that many of these terms fall short of doing justice to the scope and multidimensionality that creates this incredible place. It assuredly is a … Continue reading

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2015 Year in Review

Once again the rains have returned to the hills and valleys of southern Oregon, blessing us with crystal clear air, vibrant fall colors and trickling springs and streams. Perhaps due to my northwest roots, I never lose appreciation for a … Continue reading

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How to prepare a garden bed (the french bio-intensive method)

Spring is here, the ground is thawing, and all the seeds and seedlings are asking to be put into the ground. The problem is how do you properly get the soil ready to receive the plants, so that they grow … Continue reading

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Structural

Hah! Two posts in one day! The relative quiet here on the blog should clue you in to the fact that things are getting busy around here. Nothing anyone could write would be able to capture the sheer volume of … Continue reading

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Transplanting

It seems the rain heard our complaints and decided May first would be a good day to quit for a while. Last week we caught up on the boatloads of planting that we’d been saving for warmer periods. Yesterday the … Continue reading

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Rogue Valley Earth Day 2011

The White Oak crew had a table at RVED 2011 on April 23rd. The day was overcast and chilly, and rather than bring our usual bucket-o-cob much to the chagrin of clay-stained parents and children alike, we opted to bring … Continue reading

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An Addition to the White Oak Crew!

Join us in welcoming Taylor and Sarah Shea’s newborn daughter, baby Willow, to the farm! Though only a week old, little Willow is already being put to work in the greenhouse – we figure it’s never too early to learn … Continue reading

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Fixer-uppers

In our winter lull, we’ve been tackling a lot of projects at White Oak’s home base, the common house. Our new pantry and reupholstered cushions are just the beginning – this week we decided to take on the office. There … Continue reading

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Some Updates

As you can probably tell, we’ve been busy adding new content to the site. We’ve made quite a bit of digital headway: contributions to White Oak Farm can now be made via PayPal (tuition for workshops or our upcoming Natural … Continue reading

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