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COVID-19 Response & Percautions

Our Health and Safety Precautions Masks are required in the storeWe sanitize counters and stations throughout the dayCustomers should sanitize hands before entering storeDine-in seating is closed until further notice Our Commitment to the Community We believe our role...

New Fiber Studio Manager – Celia Shaheen

Celia G. Shaheen Studio Manager Celia Shaheen is a craftsperson, teaching artist, and lifelong student from Texas. Having interned at Nezinscot in the summer of 2019, she is excited to return to the farm and call Maine home! In 2020, Celia graduated with a BFA in...

My Day Off – “Being Remembered”

Since the passing of my son Roy, the idea of being remembered was at the forefront of countless comments, conversations, and thoughts about him. Roy was named after his uncle, who, like Roy, died as a young adult. For the sake of confusion, I will refer to him as big...

My Day Off – Saying good by​e to farm friends

Twelve years ago, a year after saying good bye to our former dog, Bernice (our matriarch Llama) would communicate with Nancy (our animal communicator) about the fact that a dog will be coming to me. It would be the male runt of the litter. A week later, I received a...

My Day Off – Smudging for Spring Cleaning

Spring has always been known as the time of year that we all get outside, rake up debris, clean up the ditches, clean the house, discard stuff that has been hanging about that has no purpose. Growing up, spring cleaning at our house included all windows, walls,...

My Day Off – Farmers as Investors

I was recently asked to speak in an upcoming event this spring to a group of investors, entrepeanurs and local businesses about a topic of interest that could potentially get them to invest in an idea, product or project that the farm has and or needs financial...

THE ART OF FARMING

(changing the way we think about farming) In my work with several professors and teachers throughout the state on a course I entitled “Creating a Purposeful Life”, students are asked to ponder the idea of farming as a viable lifestyle option. As part of their...