Fall Shares Week 6 2018

  Week 6 of Fall Shares! That was quite the rain followed by one heck of a night of wind! Luckily we fared well through the wind storm, and we hope all of y’all did too. Anyways, here’s week 6 of Fall Shares for you! Thursday, November 8th Pick up is in the barn anytime after 3:30pm We will be keeping a close eye on our salad greens this week in hopes that we can hand them out one last time, the hail the other week did some damage to them. Cilantro suffered the same fate as the salad greens, but if they pop back up after the “warm” weather we had we will make sure the wind up in your basket! Some veggies may come with limited pest damage. We are committed to operating as a 100% Spray and … Continue reading »

Week 3 Fall Shares 2018

Week 3 of Fall Shares! Here is Week 3 of our Fall Shares for you! Thursday, October 18th Pick up is in the barn anytime after 3:30pm The frost over the weekend likely spelled the end for peppers and eggplant in our share baskets for the season. Our Spinach is still sizing up, but we are hoping for a decent harvest of it this week. The Acorn Squash seems to have been affected by disease and has not been storing well for us. We recommend using it sooner rather than later and holding on to Butternut Squash for storage. We will be doing our best to keep greens in the share baskets for as long into the fall as possible. We have beds coming in of Baby Kale, Spinach, Arugula, and Lettuce Mix coming in pretty thick, and our Kale … Continue reading »

Week 16 Summer Shares 2018

  Summer Shares Week 16! We are coming into the final week of our Summer CSA, and we would like to thank all of our members for a wonderful season together. It has been a season of ups and downs, and there was certainly a learning curve for the new manager of our farm. He has learned A LOT this year and is excited to take that knowledge and apply it next year. All in all we are proud of the produce that we were able to pass out and we hope you enjoyed your CSA basket this Summer! Our Peppers and Eggplant are still producing well for this week. Tomatoes have taken a steep decline in production, but we will try to get them into the baskets. Our Spinach has not come in the way we would have liked, … Continue reading »

Summer Shares Week 14 2018

  Summer Shares Week 14! Brrrr, it’s starting to feel like Fall, especially the past couple of nights! Our crops are still looking good for the final weeks of the Summer Shares and the beginning of Fall Shares. Lots of Peppers are turning red, and the Eggplant looks to be really coming into itself. Tomatoes will be a regular from here out, but our Cherry Tomatoes have taken a dip in production. There were a lot of blossoms on Friday, so hopefully by next week they will be a regular in everyone’s basket. Monday September 10th, Wednesday September 12th, Friday September 14th Pick up is in the barn anytime after 3:30pm Wholesale Veggies Firsts Tomatoes— $1.25/lb on orders over 10lbs Seconds Tomatoes–$.50/lb Roma Tomatoes–$1.50/lb Heirloom Tomatoes–$2.00/lb Some veggies may come with limited pest damage. We are committed to operating as … Continue reading »

Week 11 of Summer Shares 2018

  Summer Shares Week 11! We are doing our best to keep our baskets full through this weather. The clouds and rain have had an effect on the growth and regrowth of many of our crops, and we hope you will understand if a basket ever feels “light” for a week. . Monday August 20th, Wednesday August 22nd, Friday August 24th Pick up is in the barn anytime after 3:30pm Wholesale Veggies Firsts Tomatoes— $1.25/lb on orders over 10lbs Seconds Tomatoes–$.50/lb Roma Tomatoes–$1.50/lb Pesto Basil–$5.00/lb special pricing for basil with some pest damage on leaves Some veggies may come with limited pest damage. We are committed to operating as a 100% Spray and Pesticide Free farm, and one of the results of that is occasional pest problems. Typically the extent of the damage is small holes nibbled by insects, and … Continue reading »

Summer Shares Week 8 2018

  Summer Shares Week 8! This week marks halfway through the season! The crops are in a transition period at this point between the earlier season crops (peas, and the late season vegetables (tomatoes, eggplant, peppers) Monday July 30th, Wednesday August 1st, Friday August 3rd Pick up is in the barn anytime after 3:30pm Some veggies may come with limited pest damage. We are committed to operating as a 100% Spray and Pesticide Free farm, and one of the results of that is occasional pest problems. Typically the extent of the damage is small holes nibbled by insects, and we will never pass out vegetables that have lost their nutritional integrity due to pest damage. We hope you will understand! A ? denotes a veggie that is either on the fence about harvesting this week, or will begin to make … Continue reading »

Summer Shares Week 7

  Summer Shares Week 7! We are excited for another week of harvest for you all! Monday July 23rd, Wednesday July 25th, Friday July 27th Pick up is in the barn anytime after 3:30pm Some veggies may come with limited pest damage. We are committed to operating as a 100% Spray and Pesticide Free farm, and one of the results of that is occasional pest problems. Typically the extent of the damage is small holes nibbled by insects, and we will never pass out vegetables that have lost their nutritional integrity due to pest damage. We hope you will understand! A ? denotes a veggie that is either on the fence about harvesting this week, or will begin to make its way around the baskets week by week until everyone receives some. What to Expect Week 7: Head Lettuce Peas … Continue reading »

Summer Shares Week 6 2018

  Summer Shares Week 6! We are excited for another week of harvest for you all! Monday July 16th, Wednesday July 18th, Friday July 20th Pick up is in the barn anytime after 3:30pm Some veggies may come with limited pest damage. We are committed to operating as a 100% Spray and Pesticide Free farm, and one of the results of that is occasional pest problems. Typically the extent of the damage is small holes nibbled by insects, and we will never pass out vegetables that have lost their nutritional integrity due to pest damage. We hope you will understand! A ? denotes a veggie that is either on the fence about harvesting this week, or will begin to make its way around the baskets week by week until everyone receives some. What to Expect Week 6: Head Lettuce Peas … Continue reading »

Summer Shares Week 4 2018

  Summer Shares Week 4! We are excited for another week of harvest for you all! Pickup will be as usual on Wednesday, July 4th Monday July 2nd, Wednesday July 4th, Friday July 6th Pick up is in the barn anytime after 3:30pm Some veggies may come with limited pest damage. We are committed to operating as a 100% Spray and Pesticide Free farm, and one of the results of that is occasional pest problems. Typically the extent of the damage is small holes nibbled by insects, and we will never pass out vegetables that have lost their nutritional integrity due to pest damage. We hope you will understand! A ? denotes a veggie that is either on the fence about harvesting this week, or will begin to make its way around the baskets week by week until everyone receives … Continue reading »

Week 6 of Summer Shares 2016

Week of July 18th Week 6 of Summer Shares Pick-up in the barn any time after 3:30 PM We do our best to anticipate what you will be getting in your share basket the coming week. It is possible this can change for many reasons! If you don’t get something in your basket you will get it a different week- sometimes we don’t have enough of something to make it all the way around but we do keep track. If something is listed with a question mark we are unsure if it will be ready. ▪ Lettuce ▪ Napa Cabbage ▪ Kohlrabi ▪ Summer Squash ▪ Zucchini ▪ Radishes ▪ Peas ▪ Broccoli? ▪ Chard Every Week Only ▪ Kale Share ▪ Orchard Hill Bread Share: Honey Multi-Grain ▪ Herb Share: Mon- sage, Wed- basil, Fri- parsley Recipe of the … Continue reading »