The Importance of Permaculture

The Importance of Permaculture

Permaculture is much more than just a concept to us here at Naked Dates: it’s a way of living, farming, and connecting to nature and our community that creates a closed loop of sustainability. In other words, it’s a harmonious assimilation of landscape and life forms...
Food Safety and Organic Farming

Food Safety and Organic Farming

As organic farmers, we are concerned with many issues. Biodiversity, preserving and protecting the environment, and of course, food safety are things that we think about on a daily basis. Everything we do on the farm, every decision we make, every initiative we...
Naked Dates and … Chickens?!

Naked Dates and … Chickens?!

Man cannot live by organic Medjool dates alone … here on the Naked Dates farm, one of the other things are passionate about is raising free-range organic chickens. We began in 2015 with 6 chicks, and since then our flock has grown to more than 35. This number ebbs and...
Pollination of Date Fruit: the process

Pollination of Date Fruit: the process

Heading into spring, we’ve been getting ready for the date growing season by prepping the trees after their yearly dormancy. Over the past few months we went through and cut off the wicked thorns developed so that we don’t get poked, pricked, or punctured – they’re...