Copper Kettle Farm
Rory O’Dwyer started Copper Kettle Farm in 2018 after apprenticing on organic farms for years. Herbs, cut flowers, and berries are the specialty of Copper Kettle, and that’s easy to see from their Instagram page full of beautiful photos that bring alive the farm’s motto of “Plants are Magic”.
Progressive Grower supplies Copper Kettle with the right products to get the growing season off to a strong start, mindful of their organic growing requirements. Read more on how they are growing here > progressivegrower.com/Copper-Kettle-Farm
Heart Beets Farm – Berkley, MA
Heart Beets Farm is run by Steve Murray and his wife Sarah in Southeastern Massachusetts. Heart Beets sources dozens of products from Progressive Grower, fortifying their farm early in the spring with Plastic Mulch, ideal for organic weed suppression and water conservation. They also buy several of their seed supplies locally at Progressive Grower, including Buckwheat and Winter Rye for summer cover crops.
Read their growing story here > progressivegrower.com/Heart Beets Farm
Holly Hill Farm
Holly Hill Farm is a certified organic farm set on 140 acres of beautiful conservation land in the seaside village of Cohasset, MA. Welcoming visitors 365 days a year, Holly Hill offers organic plant sales and gardening workshops, plus al fresco yoga and farm-to-table dinners.
“We appreciate that Progressive Grower can get us all the organic products we need, along with basic supplies like gloves and vine clips, all in the same order,” notes farm manager Jasmin Callahan. Read more about their mission to grow here > progressivegrower.com/Holly-Hill-Farm
Langwater Farm is a 65 acre Certified Organic farm growing mixed vegetable, fruit, flower, and herb crops. As a family-run business, Langwater works an experienced crew to keep their community supplied with fresh organic produce year-round using small-scale sustainable agriculture practices. Farm managers Kevin and Kate O’Dwyer bring their passion and experience in sustainable farming to Langwater, teaching their three young children along the way.
Notes farm partner Rory O’Dwyer, “We LOVE tomatoes! We buy all our stakes and string from Progressive Grower, which keep the tomato patch upright and accessible, and producing heavily.”
Read more about Langwater Farm’s growing market here > Langwater Farm
Lexington Community Farm
Since adding a low‐phosphorus fertility scheme to the LexFarm practices, items such as medium release nitrogen Peanut Meal and Soybean Meal from Progressive Grower have become go‐to fertilizer solutions for the farm. The convenience of one-stop sourcing leaves more time for their Evening Organic Gardening Series, Flower Crown Workshops, Sunset Yoga, and Summer Concerts – just a few of their community outreach initiatives.
Read more about how LexFarm is growing community and history organically > Lexington Community Farm
Natick Community Organic Farm
Progressive Grower Agricultural Supply recently partnered with the non-profit Natick Community Organic Farm to supply a BCS Flail Mower for use in their no-till farming practice. The BCS Tractor-powered Flail Mower will be put to work trimming surplus crop growth and keeping rows clean for ongoing production all season long.
The Natick Community Organic Farm (NCOF) is a nonprofit, certified-organic farm providing productive open space, farm products, and hands-on education for all ages, year-round. Staying true to the belief that “education is our biggest crop,” they are innovators in cultivating young future farmers, starting Young Farmers ages 4 and up. Read more on their other growing innovations here > progressivegrower.com/Natick-Community-Organic-Farm