High Mowing

  1. Our Grow Light Kit GIVEAWAY!

    Get a jump start on spring with Hydro Farm's grow light system for plants! One lucky winner of this month’s giveaway will receive this grow light kit for starting plants indoors. With this system you can grow all year, even in months with shorter daylight hours. Light bulb is a T5 fluorescent, suitable for starting flower, herb, and vegetable plants. ...
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  2. High Mowing Bred: Our Picnic Pepper Collection

    Dr. Jodi Lew-Smith first encountered miniature sweet peppers while grocery shopping in the South. It was several years ago, and the Breeding Coordinator was taken with the tiny snack veggie right away. When asked why she wanted to grow them for seed, her reply was immediate: “They taste amazing,” says Lew-Smith. As the leader of High Mowing’s breeding program...
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  3. Building Soil Organic Matter for Robust Systems

    Inherent in High Mowing’s mission of providing high quality organic seeds is a dedication to building soil health in our production systems. Because our seed is developed in organic conditions with robust soils, the varieties we offer demonstrate characteristics that allow them to thrive in similar organic systems, on farms and in gardens that also recognize the importance of soil...
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  4. Mastering the Art of Soil Nutrients: Blending Intuition and Science for Optimal Soil Health

    I grew up in a family of strict recipe followers; every baking project followed a structured procedure. Flour was always sifted twice – once before measuring, once after – and we used a special knife to accurately level flour in the measuring cup. Every instruction was followed precisely. As a rebellious teenager and young adult, I improvised everything in...
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  5. Resolving for a Better Season

    Even if you’re not in the practice of making formal New Year’s resolutions, it’s hard not to get swept up by the bright feeling of potential that January 1st brings annually. For growers, it’s tempting to take this time off, to give ourselves a much-deserved break from the hard work of farming. But if you can muster the energy, there...
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  6. Crop Rotation for Diversified Vegetable Operations

    Crop rotations are an essential farm tool. If planned and executed well, a crop rotation can establish long term soil health, break pest and disease cycles, diminish weed seed banks, balance nutrient levels, and create a vigorous overall farm system. Even if you’re a well-established farmer, chances are you’re frequently making adjustments to your crop rotation in order to...
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  7. Our Sprouting Kit GIVEAWAY!

    Craving something fresh & green as the winter weather sets in? This month we’re giving away our Sprout Master Mini Triple Sprouter, a sprout jar lid, and three varieties of sprouting seeds – alfalfa, sandwich boost mix, and spicy salad mix. Keep the supplies yourself & enjoy fresh sprouts all winter, or gift them to the grower on your holiday...
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  8. Microgreens: Quick Returns on Minimal Space

    This time of year commercial growers try to push sales of the last of storage crops like onions, potatoes, cabbage, carrots, and winter squash. These sparse offerings of the late season often result in a customer base oversaturated with storage vegetables. So, how do you set yourself apart and get the most “bang for your buck” at winter markets and...
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  9. Where We’ll Be: High Mowing’s 2017 Tradeshow & Conference Schedule

    Are you attending an upcoming agricultural conference or tradeshow? We are, and we want to hear from you. We’ll be sending members of our friendly and knowledgeable sales staff to conferences and tradeshows from coast to coast this winter and spring. We attend a wide variety of these shows each year, and they offer us a great opportunity to...
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  10. Our Cookbook GIVEAWAY!

    Looking for simple yet impressive dishes to share with family and friends for the holiday season? This month’s giveaway offers two cookbooks from New York Times bestselling author Erin Gleeson, providing inspiration for vegetarian cooking – and they’re so visually stunning you’ll want to use them as both cookbooks and coffee table displays! The giveaway winner will receive: The...
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