The Friends of the Easton Library welcomed the start of summer with a Wine and Cheese fundraiser at Sport Hill Farm on June 23. Eastonites Liz Drew of Drewlizcious, Janelle Krizek of Trellis & Vine, and Kelly Skarupa, a leader in the Friends’ fundraising efforts, were delighted Continue reading “Friends Of Library Kicks-Off Summer With Wine & Cheese Fundraiser”
To the Editor:
As many of you know, we’ve been slowly growing a Chamber of Commerce in Easton. Since announcing our plans at the 2019 Memorial Day Parade, we have laid the groundwork for an organization to support Easton’s business owners and non-profits.
We’ve enlisted members, Continue reading “Letter: Easton Chamber of Commerce Needs You!”
When Al and Patti Popp planted some corn, tomatoes, and zucchini 20 years ago, they weren’t sure what would happen. Since then, they’ve grown as Sport Hill Farm, offering a wide variety of locally grown, seasonal produce. But they never lost that adventurous spirit that got them Continue reading “Sport Hill Farm Celebrates 20 Years”
In recent weeks, businesses all over the county have had to either drastically shift their business models or shut their doors completely. For small businesses the implications of either of these choices are pivotal to the longevity of the business in ways they never could have anticipated.Continue reading “Easton Businesses Do the Pandemic Pivot”
I’m going to begin with an obvious statement: the future of agriculture in Easton depends, more than anything, on one factor — farmers, and young farmers at that.
The median age of farmers in the United States is 53; Patti and Al Popp, of Sport Hill Farm, break that mold and many Continue reading “The Grange at Sport Hill Farm”