Stepping into Spring

 Is this awesome or what? 
Starting Sunday May 8th @ 10am.
We are just thrilled.  

           

 


Lady Bugs are in!

Mantis eggs too…
Just in time to keep your
“not so good bugs” under control
without polluting your garden.

   

Come on in for: 
Herbs, vegetables, compost and soil. 

Pollinating Perennials, Edible Shrubs

and Fruit Trees.  

  

We are busting out with plants. 

 

We have Knock Out Roses!!!!
  

  Annuals and herbs

 

 
Getting Close
CSA starts in May.  
Contact: 

http://www.lancasterfarmfresh.com/ 

    

Compost Cab and 
OLD CITY Farm and Guild 

 have collaborated. 
More information to follow.  
The great thing is that Shaw is the    
GREENEST neighborhood in town. 
Stay tuned.

 

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Ajuga for you! 


 

 

Spring 2016 Hours    

Sat-Sun 9am-5pm  

Tues-Friday 12 noon-7:30pm 
 

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We have peonies



 


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Time to PRUNE!!


 


Tell them Frank sent ya. 

It is that time of year again.


 


We were the first to carry Chesapeake Compost in DC
We now have worm castings. 


 

 


 


Need a spring Clean up?


 


Contact Fairies’ Crossing


 


fairiescrossing@gmail.com


 


“To inspire your dreamer.”


 


 

FX logo



 


OLD CITY Farm and Guild


 


925 Rhode Island Ave. NW


 


WDC 20001


 


202.412.2489


 



 


BLAST from the Past!   
Each week we will show a pic from our archives.

Summer 2012

Summer 2013

 


We took an abandoned school lot in front of a closed school @ 925 Rhode Island Ave. NW in the winter of 2013.


OLD CITY green become
OLD CITY Farm and Guild.  


We love adding life to places where nothing used to exist but debris.


That is how we got the name,


“The green beating HEART of Shaw”. 


 


 



WE LOVE SPRING!!

                                                           

Come on in for some sunshine and fun! 
We have the great outdoors!! 

 


Lady Bugs are in!

Mantis eggs too…
Just in time to keep your
“not so good bugs” under control
without polluting your garden.

    

Come on in for: 
Herbs, vegetables, compost and soil.
Pollinating Perennials, Edible Shrubs

and Fruit Trees.  

  

We are busting out with plants. 

 

We have Knock Out Roses!!!!
  

  Annuals and herbs

 

 
Getting Close. 
Contact: 

http://www.lancasterfarmfresh.com/ 

    

Compost Cab and OLD CITY Farm and Guild 

 have collaborated. 
More information to follow.  
The great thing is that Shaw is   
GREENEST neighborhood in town. 
Stay tuned.
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Spring 2016 Hours    

Sat-Sun 9am-5pm  

Tues-Friday 12 noon-7:30pm 
 

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We have peonies

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Time to PRUNE!!

Tell them Frank sent ya. 


We were the first to carry Chesapeake Compost in DC

 We still do.

Need a spring Clean up?
 
Contact Fairies’ Crossing

fairiescrossing@gmail.com

“To inspire your dreamer.”

 

FX logo
www.fairiescrossingdc.com

OLD CITY Farm and Guild

925 Rhode Island Ave. NW

WDC 20001

202.412.2489

www.oldcityfarmandguild.com

BLAST from the Past!   
Each week we will show a pic from our archives.

Spring of 2010.
We took an abandoned lot at 9th and N NW in the winter of 2008.
OLD CITY green was born.
We love adding life to places where nothing used to exist but debris.
That is how we got the name,
“The green beating HEART of Shaw”. 



Say YES to Spring.

                                                           

Come on in for some sunshine and fun!
We have the great outdoors!! 

 

 
Herbs, vegetables, compost and soil.  
Pollinating Perennials, Edible Shrubs
and Fruit Trees.
 
We are ready for more each week.

We have Knock Out Roses!!!!
  

Shrubs are in…

 

 

Getting Close.
Contact:
http://www.lancasterfarmfresh.com/ 

    

Compost Cab and OLD CITY Farm and Guild 

 have collaborated. 
More information to follow.  
The great thing is that Shaw is   
GREENEST neighborhood in town. 
Stay tuned.
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Spring 2016 Hours    

Sat-Sun 9am-5pm  

Tues-Friday 12 noon-7:30pm 
 

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We Love Tulips
white-dew-tulips.jpg

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Time to PRUNE!!

Tell them Frank sent ya. 


We were the first to carry Chesapeake Compost in DC

 We still do.

Need a spring Clean up?
 
Contact Fairies’ Crossing

fairiescrossing@gmail.com

“To inspire your dreamer.”

 

FX logo
www.fairiescrossingdc.com

OLD CITY Farm and Guild

925 Rhode Island Ave. NW

WDC 20001

202.412.2489

www.oldcityfarmandguild.com

BLAST from the Past!   
Each week we will show a pic from our archives.

Spring of 2013.
We took an abandoned piece of cement in front of a closed school
 @925 Rhode Island.
We started with very little. 



Spring..Sort of

                                                           

Spring is here.  (Sort of.) 
Pansies and herbs, some vegetables, compost and soil.  
Pollinating Perennials, Edible Shrubs
and Fruit Trees.
 
We are ready for more each week.

We have HAY!!!!
  

Shrubs are in…

 

 
You can always get a head start on our CSA.    
We started with this CSA in 2009.    

We were the first site in the hood.  

Sign up soon…

We want to remain your local drop off site. 

 

    

Compost Cab and OLD CITY Farm and Guild 

 have collaborated. 
More information to follow.  
The great thing is that Shaw is   
GREENEST neighborhood in town. 
Stay tuned.
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Spring 2016 Hours  

Sat-Sun 9am-5pm 

Tues-Friday 12 noon-7:30pm 
 

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Can you find our Queen?
 
Our hive died this past winter.

We have a new hive and we are also hosting a

 second hive for a local keeper.
 
We released our queens yesterday.

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Time to PRUNE!!

Tell them Frank sent ya. 


We were the first to carry Chesapeake Compost in DC

 We still do.

Need a spring Clean up?
 
Contact Fairies’ Crossing

fairiescrossing@gmail.com

“To inspire your dreamer.”

 

FX logo
www.fairiescrossingdc.com

OLD CITY Farm and Guild

925 Rhode Island Ave. NW

WDC 20001

202.412.2489

www.oldcityfarmandguild.com

BLAST from the Past!   
Each week we will show a pic from our archives.

Spring of 2013. Our first few months on Rhode
 Island kept us in the water. Thanks to the
 prompt service of DGS, we had our drains opened up.



Spring Forward.

                                                           

Spring is here. 
Pansies and herbs, some vegetables, compost and soil.  
Pollinating Perennials, Edible Shrubs
and Trees.
 
We are ready for more each week.

We have HAY!!!!
  

Shrubs are in…

 

 
You can always get a head start on our CSA.  
We started with this CSA in 2009.  
We were their first site in the hood.

Compost Cab and  
OLD CITY Farm and Guild 
 have collaborated. 
More information to follow.  
The great thing is that Shaw will be the  
GREENEST neighborhood in town. 
Stay tuned.
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Spring 2016 Hours  

Sat-Sun 9am-5pm 

Tues-Friday 12 noon-7:30pm 
Hours to begin April 2nd.  

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We are starting up a Community Garden  
@ OLD CITY
We are full.  

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Time to PRUNE!!
Tell them Frank sent ya. 


We were the first to carry Chesapeake Compost in DC
 We still do.

Need a spring Clean up? 
Contact Fairies’ Crossing
fairiescrossing@gmail.com

“To inspire your dreamer.”

 

FX logo
www.fairiescrossingdc.com

OLD CITY Farm and Guild
925 Rhode Island Ave. NW
WDC 20001
202.412.2489
www.oldcityfarmandguild.com

BLAST from the Past 
Each week we will show a pic from our archives.
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OLD CITY green @ 9th and N 2012



Spring Joy Week 2

Spring is here.
Pansies and herbs, compost and soil.
Pollinating Perennials, Edible Shrubs
and Trees.
We are ready for more each week.

EASTER EGG HUNT
Sunday 12noon-1:30

 

 

This coming weekend is expected to be beautiful.
In the meantime, you can always get a head start on our CSA.
We started with this CSA in 2009.
We were their first site in the hood.

Compost Cab and
OLD CITY Farm and Guild
 have collaborated.
More information to follow.
The great thing is that Shaw will be the
GREENEST neighborhood in town.
Stay tuned.
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Spring/ March 2016 Hours
Sat-Sun 9am-3pm
Tues-Friday 12 noon-6pm
Hours to expand in April.

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We are starting up a Community Garden
@ OLD CITY
We are full.
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Time to PRUNE!!
Tell them Frank sent ya. 


We were the first to carry Chesapeake Compost in DC
We still do.

Need a spring Clean up?
Contact Fairies’ Crossing
fairiescrossing@gmail.com

“To inspire your dreamer.”

 

FX logo
www.fairiescrossingdc.com

OLD CITY Farm and Guild
925 Rhode Island Ave. NW
WDC 20001
202.412.2489
www.oldcityfarmandguild.com

BLAST from the Past
Each week we will show a pic from our archives.
March 2014
The “farm section” where we grow produce. 


Spring Joy Week 2, 2016

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<div style=”font-family: Segoe Print,Comic Sans MS,Arial,sans-serif; color: #003b3a;”><strong>Pollinating Perennials, Edible Shrubs <br>and Trees.</strong>&nbsp;</div>
<div style=”font-family: Segoe Print,Comic Sans MS,Arial,sans-serif;”><strong><span style=”color: #003b3a;”>We are ready for more each week.<br><br></span></strong>
<div style=”font-size: 20pt;”><strong>EASTER EGG HUNT</strong>&nbsp;</div>
<div style=”font-size: 20pt;”><strong>Sunday 12noon-1:30</strong></div>
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<div style=”color: #000090;”>This coming weekend is expected to be beautiful.&nbsp;</div>
<div style=”color: #000090;”>In the meantime, you can always get a head start on our CSA. &nbsp;</div>
<div style=”color: #000090;”>We started with this CSA in 2009. &nbsp;</div>
<div><span style=”color: #000090;”>We were their first site in the hood.</span><br><br></div>
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<div style=”font-family: Impact,Chicago;”>Compost Cab and &nbsp;</div>
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<div style=”font-family: Impact,Chicago;”>More information to follow. &nbsp;</div>
<div style=”font-family: Impact,Chicago;”>The great thing is that Shaw will be the &nbsp;</div>
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<div style=”font-size: 20pt; color: #008004;”>Sat-Sun 9am-3pm&nbsp;</div>
<div style=”font-size: 20pt; color: #008004;”>Tues-Friday 12 noon-6pm&nbsp;</div>
<div><span style=”font-size: 20pt; color: #008004;”>Hours to expand in April.</span>&nbsp;</div>
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<div style=”color: #5e0069;”>We are starting up a Community Garden &nbsp;</div>
<div><span style=”color: #5e0069;”>@ OLD CITY</span><br>We are full. &nbsp;</div>
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<div><span style=”color: #8c2000;”>Time to PRUNE!!<br>Tell them Frank sent ya.&nbsp;</span></div>
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Week 2 Spring Joy

                                                           

Spring is here. 
Pansies and herbs, compost and soil.  
Pollinating Perennials, Edible Shrubs
and Trees.
 
We are ready for more each week.

EASTER EGG HUNT 
Sunday 12noon-1:30

 

 

This coming weekend is expected to be beautiful. 
In the meantime, you can always get a head start on our CSA.  
We started with this CSA in 2009.  
We were their first site in the hood.

Compost Cab and  
OLD CITY Farm and Guild 
 have collaborated. 
More information to follow.  
The great thing is that Shaw will be the  
GREENEST neighborhood in town. 
Stay tuned.
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Spring/ March 2016 Hours 
 
Sat-Sun 9am-3pm 
Tues-Friday 12 noon-6pm 
Hours to expand in April. 

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We are starting up a Community Garden  
@ OLD CITY
We are full.  

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Time to PRUNE!!
Tell them Frank sent ya. 


We were the first to carry Chesapeake Compost in DC
 We still do.

Need a spring Clean up? 
Contact Fairies’ Crossing
fairiescrossing@gmail.com

“To inspire your dreamer.”

 

FX logo
www.fairiescrossingdc.com

OLD CITY Farm and Guild
925 Rhode Island Ave. NW
WDC 20001
202.412.2489
www.oldcityfarmandguild.com

BLAST from the Past 
Each week we will show a pic from our archives.
March 2014
The “farm section” where we grow produce. 

Compost Cab and
OLD CITY Farm and Guild
have collaborated.
More information to follow.
The great thing is that Shaw will be the
GREENEST neighborhood in town.
Stay tuned.
**************************************************

Spring/ March 2016 Hours

Sat-Sun 9am-3pm
Tues-Friday 12 noon-6pm
Hours to expand in April.
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We are starting up a Community Garden
@ OLD CITY
We are full.

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Time to PRUNE!!
Tell them Frank sent ya.

We were the first to carry Chesapeake Compost in DC
We still do.

Need a spring Clean up?
Contact Fairies’ Crossing
fairiescrossing@gmail.com
“To inspire your dreamer.”

FX logo
www.fairiescrossingdc.com

OLD CITY Farm and Guild
925 Rhode Island Ave. NW
WDC 20001
202.412.2489
www.oldcityfarmandguild.com

BLAST from the Past
Each week we will show a pic from our archives.
March 2014
The “farm section” where we grow produce.



Spring 2016 Week One

Spring is “almost” here.
This coming week is expected to be beautiful.
In the meantime, you can always get a head start on our CSA.
We started with this CSA in 2009.
We were their first site in the hood.

Compost Cab and  
OLD CITY Farm and Guild 
 have collaborated. 
More information to follow.  
The great thing is that Shaw will be the  
GREENEST neighborhood in town. 
Stay tuned.
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Spring/ March 2016 Hours 
Beginning Sat 3/19 
Sat-Sun 9am-3pm 
Tues-Friday 12 noon-6pm 
Hours to expand in April. 

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We are starting up a Community Garden  
@ OLD CITY 
Drop us a line and we will forward it to our head gardener.
oldcityfar@gmail.com

Only a few plots left.
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Time to PRUNE!!
Tell them Frank sent ya. 


We were the first to carry Chesapeake Compost in DC
 We still do.

Need a spring Clean up? 
Contact Fairies’ Crossing
fairiescrossing@gmail.com

“To inspire your dreamer.”

 

FX logo
www.fairiescrossingdc.com

OLD CITY Farm and Guild
925 Rhode Island Ave. NW
WDC 20001
202.412.2489
www.oldcityfarmandguild.com 



Final Week of 2015

Season’s Greetings.
We have just a few trees left.
Please call before stopping by.
We do have wood and wreaths and green gift items.
We are celebrating on
Saturday 12/19 10am-6pm…
Please, stop in for last minute gifts
Our Holiday Guild has been wonderful.  

 

Local wood and it has been cured 18 months in a barn.

December 18th A special Order of  

Poinsettias arrive from
Melwood Horticultural Training Center.
 

 http://www.melwood.org 

 

  

 

  

 

 

This is the last Saturday..12/19 10am5pm 

A lovely combination of art, food and fun.

Stay in Shaw. Stay local

A cool Holiday gift!!

 

Beverly Jones and Frank Asher made a 2016 calendar. 

On Sale now!! Order here and we can mail it to you. 

ttp://beverlyjones.co/collections/calendars 

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Open only a few more days.
Thursday, 12/17 3pm-8pm CSA
Friday, 12/18 12noon-8pm
Saturday 12/19 10am-6pm
Holiday Guild.
Sunday 12/20 CLOSED
Monday 12/21 3pm-8pm. CSA
We will see you in the Spring of 2016
if all goes as planned. 
202.412.2489

 

 

 

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All of us at Fairies’ Crossing wish you
a very Happy and Healthy Holdiay Season.
http://www.fairiescrossingdc.com/
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To inspire your dreamer!
fairiescrossing@gmail.com
 
 

 

2015 Floriana Tree before Dito
2015 Tree After Dito and friends.
16 feet of glorious color. 

 

  ********************************************************  oldcityfarm@gmail.com      

202.412.2489
www.oldcityfarmandguild.com 
925 Rhode Island Ave. NW
Washington, DC 20001
Where people and plants come together!