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Watching for a Frost….plus CSA & mkts 10.21.2017

It will frost soon and we have our eyes on the forecast. Nighttime lows look warm for the next week, but a few days ago we had a few plants get a little nipped by frost. We are savoring the nightshades (peppers, eggplant, tomatoes) and flowers. They won’t be with us much longer. When it… Continue reading Watching for a Frost….plus CSA & mkts 10.21.2017

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A Little Bit of Summer in October…plus CSA & mkts for 10.14.2017

It seems like Autumn is going to settle in here soon. But not immediately. The forecast for this weekend is more warmth. It has allowed our fall greens to grow with fervor! Visit us at markets this weekend to load up on Salad, Arugula, Spinach, Hearty Greens, and more. Fall will happen though, and with… Continue reading A Little Bit of Summer in October…plus CSA & mkts for 10.14.2017

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A Day of Days…plus CSA & mkt 10.7.2017

Friends…some days are days. But we tell ourselves… we are still farming. Thus – Thank You.  {And an extra big Thank You! to all those that made the events here last weekend a complete success.} Saturday’s & Monday’s Farm Share will most likely include: Salad Mix, Hearty Greens Mix, Sweet Peppers, Eggplant, Radish, Kale, Fennel Fronds Vegetable… Continue reading A Day of Days…plus CSA & mkt 10.7.2017

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Fall = Good Fun, Good Food…plus CSA & mkts 9.30.2017

{pictured: our signature salad mix, as it grows in the field} Even though recent days are still nearing 90 degrees, the fall bug has bitten us and we are happy. Fall crops are coming in (radishes, turnips, cabbage and fennel are close…) but we still get to dine on the beloved summer fruits (peppers, summer… Continue reading Fall = Good Fun, Good Food…plus CSA & mkts 9.30.2017

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Farm Tour & Cookout: Saturday Sept 30…plus CSA & Mkts for 9.23.2017

We are excited to host Real Local RVA’s 2nd ANNUAL FARM TOUR & COOKOUT Join us and meet the faces of local! Saturday, September 30th from 11AM – 6PM (Tour 11AM – 4:30PM / Cookout 4:30 – 6PM) FARM TOUR Load up your car with friends and family and meet us on Broadfork Farm. From there we… Continue reading Farm Tour & Cookout: Saturday Sept 30…plus CSA & Mkts for 9.23.2017

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Leafy Greens Lasagna & more…plus CSA & mkts 9.16.2017

Leafy Green Lasagna. Because there are now greens to harvest but also still tomatoes. (Though the tomatoes are in short supply for us at this point…Leaf Mold has taken out most of our tomato plants. There are a host of chemical fungicides to kill this pathogen, but we don’t use those products. Instead, we have… Continue reading Leafy Greens Lasagna & more…plus CSA & mkts 9.16.2017

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Farmers Markets are Awesome After Labor Day!…plus CSA for 9.9.2017

Our cultural Fall has begun, as Labor Day is now behind us. School and sports schedules get a little berserk for some families. Luckily, your local farmers’ markets continue to have wonderful and delicious things to offer to keep your meals top notch! We continue at both the Brandermill Green Market & the Farmer’s Market @ St. Stephen’s… Continue reading Farmers Markets are Awesome After Labor Day!…plus CSA for 9.9.2017