Welcome to Cobble Creek Farm! We are a family owned Adirondack farm just outside the village of North Creek, NY (407 Hardscrabble Rd. Olmstedville). Use this site to find out everything you need to know about the farm including our vegetable share options, organic growing, pig options, poultry, and maple syrup and canned goods!
Want to help the planet? Save money? While helping your garden?
If your answer is "yes," then you should look into composting!!
The last two years we have enhanced our own composting system at CCF! As a result, we've seen big changes in our overall soil health. Our composted materials are used in several of our smaller gardens and also in our potting mixes for springtime seedlings.
Here are some basic things you should know about composting before you get started...
*What is composting?
-the practice of embracing the decomposition of organic matter, and as a result, using it as a natural fertilizer addition in soil.
*What are the benefits of composting?
-sustainable/renewable fertilizer containing no synthetic chemicals
-lowers carbon footprint by decreasing methane output from soil in landfills
-allows soil to hold more moisture
-fosters helpful bacteria and fungi to grow in soil