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Frog Hollow Farm to Plant 18 Acres of Almond Trees in 2018

Frog Hollow Farm to Plant 18 Acres of Almond Trees in 2018

Frog Hollow will be planting 18 acres of almond trees in 2018! Even though we are skilled at growing other stone fruits (yes, almond is a stone fruit), almonds will require some new techniques, including tree shaking for harvest and post-harvest removal of hulls and shells. 
Popular Meyer Lemon Cake Makes the News!

Popular Meyer Lemon Cake Makes the News!

It’s fun to see your name in lights. That’s how we felt when we saw the story about our Meyer Lemon Cake in the Mercury News.
Highlights from Frog Hollow Farm's 2017 Olive Harvest: Tree to Tote

Highlights from Frog Hollow Farm's 2017 Olive Harvest: Tree to Tote

Did you know that 60lbs of fresh olives yield one gallon of Frog Hollow Olio Nuovo?
Frog Hollow Farm's Rum-tastic Fruitcake Makes Everything Better!

Frog Hollow Farm's Rum-tastic Fruitcake Makes Everything Better!

Packed with sun-dried fruits from the farm and walnuts, the fruitcake is traditional in that it is loaded with fine quality dark rum; oh yes, a lot of rum!
Fierce team work makes Warren pear crop a reality in 2017

Fierce team work makes Warren pear crop a reality in 2017

Frog Hollow Farm’s soft, sweet and juicy Warren pears are back! This year, they arrive in Bay Area farmer’s markets and on your doorstep carrying the story of our strong farming community and perseverance in tenuous political times.
Think Twice Before You Mow: Re-evaluating Weeds at Frog Hollow Farm

Think Twice Before You Mow: Re-evaluating Weeds at Frog Hollow Farm

In an organic orchard, you are never going to get rid of all the plants in your understory, nor would you want to (bare ground is the #1 way to ki...
Why Soil Health Means Everything to A Farmer

Why Soil Health Means Everything to A Farmer

Here's a great infographic about building soil from Kiss the Ground. It explains so perfectly why we are trying to increase our soil microbial life...
Frog Hollow's Flavor King Pluot Is A 'Taste Test Winner'

Frog Hollow's Flavor King Pluot Is A 'Taste Test Winner'

After more than 15 years of rallying for them, I am finally beginning to see the fruits of my labor (pun intended) when it comes to the Flavor Kin...
Froggy Rewards Prove that Yes, You Can Buy Happiness

Froggy Rewards Prove that Yes, You Can Buy Happiness

Frog Hollow Farm has unveiled Froggy Rewards, a new program that delights your wallet—and your friends—when you shop at froghollow.com. Savings and...
The History of Peaches | Frog Hollow Farm | Where Did Peaches Come From

The History of Peaches | Frog Hollow Farm | Where Did Peaches Come From

I am currently reading a book called the "Golden Peaches of Samarkand", by Edward K Schafer, all about the historical importance of peaches, speci...
Frog Hollow Farm's Ketchup Captures The Taste of Vine-Ripened Tomatoes

Frog Hollow Farm's Ketchup Captures The Taste of Vine-Ripened Tomatoes

We are excited to introduce Frog Hollow Farm Kitchen Ketchup.  Many hands, minds, and hearts have put energy into bringing this product to the she...
Dark Chocolate Olive Oil Truffles: A Chocolate Lover's Delight

Dark Chocolate Olive Oil Truffles: A Chocolate Lover's Delight

Olive oil and chocolate go together like wine and cheese. The marriage of good quality chocolate and a good quality extra virgin olive oil has com...