Nestbox Monitoring and Wildlife Husbandry: The Basics!

If you've ever joined us out at Robin Hills Farm for a hike, tour or event, you may have noticed the little wooden nestboxes, set high on T-posts, that dot the property—by the ponds, around the pasture, in the Wetland Loop of our nature trail, or peeping out from the woods near the garden. [...]

Our ponds are stocked with Rainbow Trout once again!!

Summer of 2015 was a learning process in terms of raising Rainbow trout out at the farm. Although we were able to supply fish to Jolly Pumpkin in Ann Arbor for a period of time, as well as give away free samples to local restaurants in the areas, the shallow waters and the abundant rain [...]

2016-12-02T14:45:58-05:00October 15th, 2015|Community, Farm News, Sustainable Living|

McGuyver Series!! Seed-Saving 101

Who remembers that incredible action-adventure series of the 80's and 90's featuring one of the most resourceful characters of all-time: MacGyver?! He has been an inspiration to many, and that includes the education director at Robin Hills Farm. In order to pay tribute to what MacGyver represents, from a farmer's perspective, Robin Hills Farm created [...]

2016-12-02T14:52:29-05:00October 2nd, 2015|Classes, Sustainable Living|