Archive for February, 2011

Local Ag at the Convention Center

By treatyrockbeef - Last updated: Monday, February 28, 2011

Hello Farmers Market Friends: I’ve been buried in the RI Spring Flower and Garden Show at the Convention Center in Providence for the last 8 days.  Various landscape companies and non-profit groups install a series of horticultural stage sets and walk-through gardens that tell a story or speak to a garden design theme in a [...]

The Search for the Perfect Beef Dessert

By treatyrockbeef - Last updated: Saturday, February 19, 2011

Hello Farmers Market Friends: While looking for yearling grass-fed beef cattle for sale on the web a few days ago, I came across the impressive Lakota Ranch that grows handsome Red Devons on 700 acres of Virginia pasture.  Their 30-year commitment to the breed has resulted in a line of full-fleshing, hardy animals known for [...]

Foodies & Farmers Fridays

By treatyrockbeef - Last updated: Sunday, February 13, 2011

Hello Farmers Market Friends: The Treaty Rock Farm family was pleased to learn this week that Chef Jon Cambra will be featuring our beef this coming Friday Feb. 18th at his weekly “Foodies and Farmers” program at Castle Hill Inn in Newport, RI.

A Super Bowl Of Chili

By treatyrockbeef - Last updated: Thursday, February 10, 2011

Hello Farmers Market Friends: Late this afternoon millions of people will gather around televisions, don foam headgear, revive the friendly bratwurst vs. kielbasa debate, and consume great quantities of comfort food in fellowship as the spectacle of the American football match comes to its yearly conclusion.  Cheeseheads and Stillers Fans will approach tables bending under [...]