Spring Shares Week 7, 2019

  Week 7 of Spring Shares 4/25! We have made it over the hump and are onto the second half of the season! There are still plenty of greens in our greenhouses, and we’re looking forward to some new items to come into your basket over the next couple of weeks! Pick up will be on Thursday, April 25th any time after 2:30pm in the barn. “C” denotes a green that can be used for cooking “R” denotes a green that can be used raw for salads, sandwiches, etc. A ? denotes a crop that we are on the fence about harvesting for the current week. What to expect Week 7: Arugula C R Baby Kale C R Claytonia C R Lettuce Mix R Pea Shoots C R Radishes C R Red Orach C R CLICK HERE FOR RECIPES: Salad, … Continue reading »

Spring Shares Week 6, 2019!

  Week 6 of Spring Shares 4/18! We are already halfway through Spring Shares! It’s amazing how fast Spring moves on the farm. We hope every one has been enjoying the greens so far, and we are looking forward to providing y’all with fresh produce for the next 6 weeks! Pick up will be on Thursday, April 18th any time after 2:30pm in the barn. “C” denotes a green that can be used for cooking “R” denotes a green that can be used raw for salads, sandwiches, etc. A ? denotes a crop that we are on the fence about harvesting for the current week. What to expect Week 6: Arugula C R Baby Kale C R Chard C R Lettuce Mix R Radishes ? C R Spinach C R Tokyo Bekana C R CLICK HERE FOR RECIPE: Sautéed Tokyo … Continue reading »

Spring Shares Week 5 2019

  Week 5 of Spring Shares 4/11! Brr! It may have felt like winter outside today, but our greenhouses are still producing like it’s Spring! Here’s week 5 of Spring Shares for you! Pick up will be on Thursday, April 11th any time after 2:30pm in the barn. “C” denotes a green that can be used for cooking “R” denotes a green that can be used raw for salads, sandwiches, etc. What to expect Week 5: Arugula C R Baby Kale C R Chard C R Claytonia R Kale C R Lettuce Mix R Spinach & Orach Mix C R * A blend of baby spinach and ruby red orach (red spinach) Tokyo Bekana C R CLICK HERE FOR RECIPE: Sautéed Tokyo Bekana with Sesame, Ginger & Soy Sauce Egg Share: 12 Week & 6 Week Anticipated basket Week 6: … Continue reading »

Week 4 of Spring Shares 2019

  Week 4 of Spring Shares 4/4! The date and share week matched up awful nice this week! Here’s week 4 of Spring Shares for you! Our Lettuce Mix and Arugula have shot up in the last week and will be included in this weeks share baskets. We will be holding off on Kale, Chard, and Claytonia to let them recover from heavy harvesting early on. We are not sure if we will continue to include Kale in future weeks. It didn’t size up how were expecting, and some of the plants are starting to go to seed. Luckily the Baby Kale bed is looking good and should be a mainstay in shares for a little while. Claytonia and Chard ought to return to your baskets in Week 5. We will be including onion clippings in your shares this week. … Continue reading »

Week 3 of Spring Shares 2019!

  Week 3 of Spring Shares 3/28! Happy Spring, everyone! Here is Week 3 of Spring Shares! Our greenhouses are starting to kick into gear with the coming of Spring! This week we will be adding three new greens in your basket: Pea Shoots, Orach, and Baby Kale. Next week we are also hoping to include Lettuce Mix and Arugula! This week we will be adding in Baby Kale to your basket. It is the same variety as the Kale you have been receiving, Red Russian, but is smaller, more tender, and better suited for salads. Pick up will be on Thursday, March 28th any time after 2:30pm in the barn. “C” denotes a green that can be used for cooking “R” denotes a green that can be used raw for salads, sandwiches, etc. What to expect Week 3: Claytonia … Continue reading »

Spring Shares Week 2!

Week 2 of Spring Shares 3/21! Happy (nearly) Spring everyone! What a beautiful week it’s been so far, and it is supposed to keep getting warmer and more sunny! Or Spinach is continuing to come up nicely in our greenhouse, and will be in your baskets this week. The rest of our Spring greens have been growing steadily, and we are hoping to start including them by Week 3. Pick up will be on Thursday, March 21st any time after 2:30pm in the barn. What to expect Week 2: Spinach Chard Kale Claytonia Red Onions (from Sun Moon Farm in Rindge) Egg Share: 12 Week Shares Anticipated basket Week 3: Spinach Pea Shoots Claytonia Chard Kale Spring Shares Have Started, But It’s Not Too Late To Join! Pro-rated Spring CSA Shares Available Didn’t sign up in time for Spring Shares? … Continue reading »

2019 Spring Shares Week 1!

Welcome Spring Share Members! Thursday share pickups will mark the 20th anniversary of Tracie’s Community Farm providing wholesome, local food through our CSA. Tracie Loock started her farm in 1999 on her fathers land in Sullivan, NH, and although the farm has seen many changes (including a property change), it has stayed true to its mission to provide the best quality produce to our members and community. We are very excited to share our 20th anniversary with our Spring members this Thursday, and look forward to sharing it with our Summer and Fall members in the coming months. Thank you to everyone for your support over the years and we hope you continue to Get Fresh With Us! Week 1 of Spring Shares 3/14! Pick up will be on Thursday, March 14th any time after 2:30pm in the barn. Spring … Continue reading »

Winter News 3/5/19! Spring Shares Start Thursday, March 14th!

Spring Shares Start Next Week, Thursday, March 14th! Our Spring Shares are just over a week away and we are so excited for our season to get under way! Spring Share Members will receive an email on Tuesday, 3/12 with share pickup information and your basket numbers for the Spring Shares. Time Is Running Out To Sign Up For Your Spring Share! Just One Week Left To Sign Up! Our 2019 Spring Share signup page is now live! This year the Spring share will run for 12 weeks from March 14th-May 30th, with pickups on Thursdays in our barn. Online Signup Accepted Until Tuesday, 3/12 We currently have Chard, Kale, Spinach, Arugula, Radishes, Lettuce Mix, Tokyo Bekana, Baby Kale, Bok Choi, Lettuce Heads, and even more growing in our greenhouses! For our first week we are anticipating a harvest of … Continue reading »

Winter News 2/27/18 Just Two Weeks Left To Signup Up For Spring Shares!

We Got Our Crew Together For The First Time This Year! Monday was a special day for us as we brought on some crew members to get the first big seed of the season done. All in all it was over 60 trays, and 36,000 seeds that we started in our propagation greenhouse. We had a great time all back together in the little greenhouse, and it got us thinking about the upcoming season. Summer can’t come soon enough! Time Is Running Out To Sign Up For Your Spring Share! Just Two Weeks Left To Sign Up! Our 2019 Spring Share signup page is now live! This year the Spring share will run for 12 weeks from March 14th-May 30th, with pickups on Thursdays in our barn. We currently have Chard, Kale, Spinach, Arugula, Radishes, Lettuce Mix, Tokyo Bekana, Baby … Continue reading »

Winter News 2/19/18 Spring Shares Getting Close!

  2019 Spring Shares Are Now Open! Less Than A Month Left To Sign Up! Our 2019 Spring Share signup page is now live! This year the Spring share will run for 12 weeks from March 14th-May 30th, with pickups on Thursdays in our barn. We currently have Chard, Kale, and Spinach growing in our greenhouses for the Spring Shares, and will be seeding even more greens starting February 1st! We are hoping to offer Lettuce Mix, Arugula, Scallions, Cilantro, Baby Kale, Red Spinach, Radishes, Rhubarb, and Asparagus in our Spring Shares this year! We offer the Spring Share to members that crave local greens coming out of the long New England winter. That being said, our Spring Shares do not include a lot of variety outside of greens. Later in the Spring we start to offer Asparagus and Rhubarb, … Continue reading »