Welcome to Beavertides Farm

Even when nature is at rest, these pastures and woods are full of overwintering birds, wildlife and our own furry goats and sheep munching on hay and foraging in the snow.

 Come love this beautiful place with us!

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Ruminations

We’d like to share something with you..

Follow along with a growing sustainable farm, homesteading projects, mouthwatering meals, and a family with two sweet farm boys.

Recipe: Slow-Roasted Rack of Lamb

Recipe: Slow-Roasted Rack of Lamb

It's officially spring, and the whole farm is shouting it out loud. We are drowing in goat kids and little lambs, the first bulbed flowers are opening, we are woken up each morning in our tent by overly eager phoebes ready for the new day. There is not a time a year I...

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Monthly Musings: January at the Farm

Monthly Musings: January at the Farm

Oh January..     January at the farm is a month of rest before we start preparing for lambing and kidding, when all animals linger around their barns and shelters and everyone stays put where they are supposed to be. It is curious how the months that are...

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How To Dress Your Family For A Winter Outdoors

How To Dress Your Family For A Winter Outdoors

If I’d have to name one single thing that helps us with being outside most of the day as a family, it is wearing the right clothes for the right weather. It sounds so simple, but truly, it did take me a little figuring out before I knew how to not only dress myself...

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Welcome to
Beavertides Farm

We are so happy you’re here.

Here on our farm we sustainably raise sheep, goats, and about a million honey bees. Around the homestead we keep chickens, guineas and geese, milk our sweet family cow for raw milk in our kids breakfast and grow enough vegetables to keep our pots full throughout the year.

Honestly, it’s kind of magical here. Magic works so much better when it’s shared, and we’d love to do that with you. 

Come learn about keeping bees, eat the most sustainable meat you can find, learn about homesteading and spend some time with us. 

Marleen & Dan

Services & Products

BEEKeeping Consults

Beekeeping is our first love here at the farm, and we’d love to share that love for the natural bee world with you. We can help you set up your own bee hives and guide you to take care of them throughout the season. 

Goatscaping

Our goats love all the brush, weeds and invasive species that you don’t love. Let them clean up your overgrown areas in the most sustainable way possible. 

 

Classes & Events

We’d love to have you here on the farm with us! Come enjoy these beautiful pastures, meet the animals or learn a new homesteading skill. 

Beekeeper Training Course 2021

Learn how to manage your own beehive during our 10 session long course in the farm’s apiary with classroom time and hands on hive inspections.  

Beekeeping For Kids 2021

Coming soon! Kids are natural beekeepers, full of curiosity and wonder. This morning long beeclass for newbees is a wonderful introduction for the whole family.

Backyard Meatbirds Course 2021

Raise meatbirds in your own backyard. Learn to manage a brooder, keep chickens on pasture and harvest them humanely. 

Thank Goat It's Friday

 Coming soon! Join us for a Friday evening 1.5 hr pasture walk, learn about regenerative farming and the in’s and out’s of our farm while tasting a bit of what we raise. 

Come Learn, Eat & Enjoy With Us