Flower & Bunny

March 6, 2020
Spring has sprung at Barbour Farms! This past Tuesday we welcomed Bunny and Flower to the mix. Bunny is a gray standard donkey and Flower is a brown mammoth donkey. Both are...

Agriculture CAP Speaker

February 24, 2020
On February 21, 2020, the Agriculture CAP group here at Blue Ridge High School gathered in the library to listen to the lovely Jim and Kim Barbour of Barbour Farms not only...

Tapping the Trees!

February 19, 2020
For a majority of this past weekend, I was able to get my hands “sappy” and learn how to tap trees and begin the process of making maple syrup. To start, the...

Groundhog Day!

February 3, 2020
Groundhogs, a marmot belonging to a group of large ground squirrels is what we celebrate every year on February 2nd. People of all ages await the moment that Punxsutawney Phil crawls out...

The Only Marsupial in North America

January 12, 2020
Marsupials are mammals born not fully developed that live in their mothers pouch until matured enough to come out. The opossum is the only marsupial that lives in North America. The average...