February 6th, 2017
With our campus nestled high within the Adirondack Mountains—rising above the neighboring winter-haven of Lake Placid, NY—North Country School (NCS) and Camp Treetops’ 200 acre property is one of the highest elevation farms in the state. Raising a wide variety of animals including meat-and-...
December 15th, 2016
The basic idea of cover-cropping is to sow seed over ground that would otherwise be bare in the garden or on the farm. Cover crops are often grown throughout the winter in temperate latitudes, however there are appropriate seed mixes for any time of year. Among the myriad reasons for cover cropping...