Photos and harvest list for today! The heat will be here soon and we need to get your vegetables (and a few flowers!) harvested before it’s too hot… This week’s standout is a misunderstood lettuce that dates back to the 1700’s! Brought to present-day Pennsylvania by the Amish, this is the best tasting lettuce that… Continue reading Broccoli Joins the Scene…for 5.25.19 plus Summer Squash, Cucumbers, Beets, and more!
It’s late on Friday…again…and we are just now getting around to sending you this newsletter. Our apologies for that, but it’s due to so many wonderful vegetables growing and the fact that our main job is to grow excellent food for you! This newsletter plays second fiddle to our actual farming work. We had an… Continue reading Astounding Beauty & Taste…for 5.18.2019
It’s late on Friday and our backs are tired and this week has been very full, but we have such a delicious line up of veggies for you tomorrow that spending this time sending you e-notice is justified. Last year at this time we were mourning the drowning of thousands of our plants. May 2018… Continue reading So Many Amazing Veggies! …for 5.11.2019
May is here! Vegetables are loving this weather! Our Farm Share members have started getting their shares for the season! And it’s Friday and we aren’t dodging rain and/or wind! There’s so much to celebrate. Read on. The plants have exploded in the past three days. It’s beautiful. We are harvesting a lot of amazing… Continue reading Farm Stand Saturday Kick Off, and May Abundance!…for 5.4.2019
It is almost May! The month of May signals the off-with-a-bang start to our warm season here. Our Farm Share starts (hooray!!) and markets – including special events – really start rolling. We have special announcements here today about both: First: You have two chances to see us at markets this weekend! We will be… Continue reading On the Brink of May!…Market, FarmStand, and Farm Share Updates
This week’s task list has been driven by the rain forecast. We had a list of what we needed to get transplanted into the field beds before the end of the day Monday, and likewise before the end of the day today so that the babies could get watered in nicely from above. Meanwhile, April… Continue reading Perfect Weekend for Planting…and Eating Salad…for 4.13.2019
Happy April! This month has given us three dry days so far, so we figure we should be grateful for that. Plants are going in the ground like crazy right now. All the potatoes, onions, and kale are planted. The earliest (covered) tomatoes are climbing their trellises. Salad surrounds us. The greenhouse is still bursting… Continue reading Outdoor Market with Plants, Salad, and More!…4.6.2019