What's Cookin' in your Kids' Cafeteria?

We know you lovely Farm Star Living fans give a darn about what you and your families are eating. But, are you certain you can trust the school cafeteria to feed your children the healthy foods they need?

Falling for Fowler Farms' Apples!

Farm Star Living Founder Mary Blackmon recently spent a weekend in upstate New York, at Folwer Farms' apple orchard! Read about how she's falling for Fowler Farms' apples here...

Innovation in Farming: Two Ways Farmers Can Grow Year-Round

We all know that Mother Nature can be a beast at times. Between changes in climate and crazy weather patterns, she can become the farming industry's enemy as quickly as she was once its ally. And don't even get us started about the (although sometimes kind of cute) animals that like to eat the growing produce!

10 Food Trends That Will Have You Hooked in 2016

Each New Year brings exciting trends that reel in the foodies and delight industry experts. 2016 will be no different as we begin to see the rise of new superfoods and a craving for more local and sustainable products. This year, we at Farm Star Living have done the fishing for you, and we’ve compiled a list of ten food trends to look out for in the upcoming year.


The jolly old Farm Star Living Santa has done it again! He has found some perfect gifts to put on your list or give to someone you love! We literally have something for EVERYONE this year!


Who knew that you could step back in time and see what it was like to be a pilgrim? Or that you could have a Thanksgiving meal every day? And even take horse-drawn carriage rides and learn what it was like to be in the 19th century? We think these are wonderful unique ways to celebrate the season of Thanksgiving. So, buckle up those shoes and see what's in store for you!

Elegant Holiday Appetizers from Sunsweet®!

These elegant Sunsweet® appetizers are the perfect way to begin your holiday feast. They are not only easy to make and delicious, but they are also not bad for you! Have you and your family indulge in decadent appetizers without feeling guilty about it afterwards!

October is National Farm to School Month!

This is the month to encourage better nutrition and health across our schools! Through taste tests in the cafeteria and nutrition education activities in the classroom to farm visits and school garden harvest parties, October marks the month to celebrate our schools, preschools, communities and organizations across the USA getting on the 'farm to school' bandwagon. But there's a lot more going on than you may be aware of!