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STEM Oriented Activities for Kids

8 STEM-Oriented Activities for Your Kids This Summer

When most people think of STEM, they think of scientists in lab coats or engineers on a computer. But as farmers, we have to use science, technology, engineering, and math all day long to keep Barton Hill Farms running as it should!  We believe that it’s never too early to …

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Why the Spring Festival is the Best Place to Spend Memorial Day Weekend

Memorial Day weekend in Austin marks some of the last days of pleasant weather before the summer heat sets in. Once we reach June, we’ll be seeing consistent temperatures in the upper 90s and the triple-digits until September. Take advantage of these more comfortable days by spending your Memorial Day …

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Most Photographed Sites at the Austin Spring Festival

In today’s connected world, we get the chance to see not only through our eyes, but through yours! We’re never sure what our visitors will find the most photo-worthy, which is why it’s so much fun to follow along with your posts on Facebook and Instagram. You show us how …

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Red Ripe Strawberries

8 Uses for Strawberries, From Beauty to Dessert!

On the farm this year, we’ve introduced Avaleigh’s Famous Strawberry Shortcake to our food offerings. And it’s put us in the strawberry mood! Some recipes call for angel food cake, but this one has buttery pound cake topped with sweet strawberries and whipped cream. You can add a scoop of …

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