• Rain Postpones Car Wash, Farm Day

    You probably guessed this by now: The teeming rain that will drench Verona all day Saturday has forced the postponement of both the Verona High School football team car wash fundraiser and the Farm Day celebration at...

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  • Morgan’s Farm To Celebrate Farm Day

    Morgan’s Farm, the Cedar Grove Historical Society property revived as an organic-style farm by Verona residents John and Julie Ostering six years ago, will be holding a Farm Day celebration on Saturday, August 11 from noon to...

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  • Flower Arranging Fundraiser At Morgan’s Farm

    Morgan’s Farm, the historic Cedar Grove farm revived by Verona residents John and Julie Ostering, is teaming with the Verona subscription flower business Blooms In Hand to hold a flower-arranging fundraiser to support the farm on Thursday,...

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  • Farm-To-Table At VHS Cafeteria

    There was something extra on the menu today in the Verona High School cafeteria: Peas and kale grown just a mile down the road at Morgan’s Farm in Cedar Grove. The farm-to-table lunch grew out of a...

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  • Morgan’s Farm Opens For Sixth Season

    Once upon a time, just about every piece of property in western Essex County was a farm. There were apple orchards in Verona that slaked the cider thirst of Newark. The land that Laning Avenue School sits...

    • Posted 3 months ago
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  • Learn The History Of Morgan’s Farm

    Join the Cedar Grove Historical Society on Wednesday, May 24, at 7:30 p.m. in the Cedar Grove Public Library when Jean Jaeger will present a program entitled “The Canfield/Morgan Farm.” Learn about the Canfields who owned the...

    • Posted 1 year ago
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  • Pumpkins, Apples And More At Morgan’s Farm

    Morgan’s Farm is just over the border from Verona in Cedar Grove. Which means that you won’t have to travel far to get your fall fill of pumpkins and apples. The farm, which is usually only open...

    • Posted 2 years ago
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  • Farm To Table, From Morgan’s Farm

    Even if you haven’t shopped the farmstand at Morgan’s Farm, you may have eaten some of the good things that grow there: This summer, its produce has been on the menu at Ariane Kitchen & Bar and...

    • Posted 3 years ago
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  • Morgan’s Farm Returns

    You may have seen the latest banners at Morgan’s Farm in Cedar Grove announcing its re-opening this week. Morgan’s Farm, a vibrant operating farm from 1845 to 1985, was brought back to life as an organic farm...

    • Posted 4 years ago
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  • Summer Taste: Quinoa With Swiss Chard

    When I interviewed John Ostering and his revival of Morgan’s Farm I was familiar with most of the vegetables he had growing. Ghost eggplants and Swiss chard, though, were both new to me. I’ve seen Swiss chard...

    • Posted 5 years ago
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