Category Archives: Interviews

December Newsletter

Holiday Greetings! It’s hard to believe that another year is already coming to a close. Hemp farming allows us to move with the seasons, and it seems it wasn’t long ago that we were out wandering between rows of towering, fragrant hemp plants and shielding our eyes from the bright midday sun. But alas, change […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

PODCAST: Frogsong Farm featured on Periodic Effects

Let’s Talk! We’re fortunate as craft hemp farmers to be receiving so much enthusiasm and support from our friends in the cannabis industry. After all, the cannabis sphere is where much of the public is first introduced to CBD. It’s advantageous for all of us to have strong alliances across industry lines – this enables […]

October Harvest & News!

Greetings Did you know October is our birthday month? This month we’re celebrating two years in business. It’s been our pleasure to be your hemp farmers and supply you with consistent, high quality CBD products. Here in Oregon’s Willamette Valley, we are embracing the first flush of cooler weather. Wet, cloudy days and earlier sunsets mean […]

August Growing Update

Last week we had a chance to sit down with Brett Adams, our lead grower and resident soil buff, to hear an update on how this year’s grow is progressing. Brett, his twin brother Reid, and his father Chuck, are out in the fields every day tending to the hemp plants and making sure they […]

Honey, Pork, & Berries- Oh My! Eat Local with Farm & Sell

“KNOW YOUR FARMER” has become the mantra of health buffs in recent years. We are returning to slow food. Chefs, personal trainers, and sustainability activists all tout the benefits of being connected to your food source. Why eat local? Because fresh, locally grown food not only has better flavor and a more robust nutrition profile, […]