Category Archives: Education

CBD: Three Letters That Swept the Nation

CBD: Three Letters That Swept the Nation When Frogsong Farm broke ground in 2016, the Coston-Adams family had only an inkling of how popular CBD was about to become. At the time, hemp could only legally be grown in a few states under industrial hemp pilot research programs (a provision made in the 2014 Farm […]

A Chat with Cannabis Educator Emma Chasen

Emma Chasen has a mission to educate people on the science behind Cannabis so that they may take charge of their own healing.  After graduating from Brown University in 2014 with a Biology degree with a focus in Ethnobotany and Medicinal Plant Research, Emma went on to coordinate Clinical Oncology trials with the Brown University […]

May Newsletter

April Showers Brought May Flowers The promise of summer can be seen all over the farm. The fields are prepped and fertilized. The marionberries and blueberries are loaded with blossoms and buzzing bees. The days are stretching into sunny evenings on the back porch. Can you feel it too? Field Notes The 2019 growing season […]

March Newsletter

Approaching Longer Days Can you feel it? The past few weeks have brought with them a surge of spring energy. Here in Portland, the streets are adorned with Camelia, Magnolia, Daphne, and Daffodils bursting forth with a vibrant rainbow of blooms. On March 20th we celebrated the Vernal Equinox, which means that the day and […]

Soil Matters

By Brett Adams (above), Reid Adams, David Adams, & Becca Recker From Dust to Dust Each and every one of us has a truly fundamental relationship with soil, even those of us who can’t remember the last time our hands were dirty. Soil affects us every day, at least three times a day; every piece […]

Lightening Our Footprint at Frogsong Farm

Written by Reid Adams & Becca Recker Frogsong Farm is proud to be a Certified B Corp. Have you seen this logo before? This “B” is a sign that a company has proven their commitment to using business as a force for social and ecological good. Certified B Corporations are redefining success in business: we […]

February Newsletter

First, the big news! For many months there’s been a growing buzz of anticipation, and we’re thrilled to announce that Frogsong Farm’s newest product, Body Balm, has launched! This light and absorbent aloe-based rub boasts the same CBD content as the Rubbit salve. We now have two distinct, complementary offerings for full-spectrum CBD body care. They are […]

CBD Vocabulary

Some of us have a penchant for the geekier side of life. This post is for those people. Activation time: How long a substance takes to kick in.   Anandamide: A naturally occurring cannabinoid which causes the sensation of a “runner’s high.” Produced under certain conditions within the human body.  Body high: A common term for […]

The Rise of the Artisanal Hemp Farm

It’s always a treat to share Frogsong Farm’s story with the world. We were recently pleased to be featured on ModernFarmer.com in Brian Barth’s story, “The Rise and Rise of the Artisanal Hemp Farm.” The following is an excerpt from the article. “Despite the homey, all-natural image of CBD products, the hemp that goes into them is […]

Overheard: A Candid Chat with CBD Beginners.

  Meet Us At The Market  Market day is one of the most rewarding parts of running Frogsong Farm. At the Portland and Beaverton markets, we get to meet local customers in person and share our passion and enthusiasm for the work we do. There’s truly no substitute for face-to-face connection. Farmer’s markets are also a […]