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January 25, 2020

The Portland Delivery is not yet scheduled for the week of the 26th. Working on figuring out the right day for the delivery. Guessing Tuesday. 

Which came first: the empty jar or the milk on your table?

We have the new lids and labels and are replacing all previous lids...

December 5, 2019


Winter solstice is only a month away, then the days will start getting longer again (whew). We will do our best to keep production and deliveries on track through the winter, but the number of variables go way up in Winter, and our farm resilience can be tested....

October 20, 2019

Every year, we have a LOT of baby mammals on the farm. One of the things I learned long after I had two sons who developed serious medical issues in the 1980 and 90's is that, way back in 1971, a doctor named Frederick Klenner, who was practicing in Reidsville, North C...

October 10, 2019

Helios Farms is breaking new ground with the help of our energized farm-share-owner community. As a community, we have hundreds of feet on the ground daily driving the revolution. First, let's take a closer look at Helios Farms' dictionary...


revolution[ rev-uh-loo...

August 28, 2019

​The cows in our milking line at this time are:

-Suzy (A2/A2)

-Mari (A2/A2)

-Molly (A2/A2)

-Dori (A2/A2)

-Thelma (A2/A2)

-Anna (A2/A1)

-Blossom (A2/A1)

-Dena (A2/A1)

-Lilly (A2/A1-Full horns-No pharma)

-Dani (untested)

Our Notes on A2A2

The A2 Corporation in New Zealand has done...

July 11, 2019

Doing Your Part in CSA

Helios Farms is growing fast because we deliver food produced from our farm share owners' livestock without using any modern ag chemicals or food additives. You are part of a community that is getting bigger all the time, and delivering more Singl...

July 5, 2019

No! Not Buttercup!

Ever since we came to this land six and a half years ago, we have occasionally had dairy cows bloat and die spontaneously. We lost a favorite cow, Nora, who was born here on the farm, a couple weeks ago. A few days later, I found Anna bloated and wa...

June 23, 2019

I sent the update shown at the end of this blog entry to all of our farm share owners.


Our deliveries will be a little unpredictable for the next couple weeks, but you can count on receiving a text when the goods are at your drop point. We will try to provide...

March 16, 2019

A Little Snow

My last blog entry, on Feb 5th, mentioned that it looked like winter had finally arrived and, in addition to low-milk production, a little snow was expected which might cause additional delays in our delivery. At that time, neither I nor any weather servic...

February 5, 2019

Winter Finally Arrived

It has been a very mild winter so far. We have had plenty of rain for our canyon, to fill all the springs here that hydrate the farm for the rest of the year, but very little sub-freezing weather.

In the next week or so, it looks like we will have...

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