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 »

Winter News 2/13/19–1 Month Left to Signup for Spring Shares!

  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 »

Winter News 2/6/2019 Spring and Summer Shares Available!

  Summer Share Signups Are Open! Our 2019 Summer CSA Share’s are available! We offer flexible payment plans to our members that do not wish to, or are not able to, pay for the entire price of the share up front. Our only requirements for payment are a $50 down payment upon signing up for your Summer Share, and to have the entirety of the CSA Share paid for in full by July 1st, 2019. We want everyone to be able to enjoy our produce, and offering payment plans is one way we are able to make that possible! You can follow the link below for more information regarding our 2019 Summer CSA Shares: http://www.traciesfarm.com/wordpress/?page_id=25 Or follow this link to sign up today: http://traciesfarmorders.com/SummerShare/CreateMember.aspx 2019 Spring Shares Are Now Open! Our 2019 Spring Share signup page is now live! This … Continue reading »

Winter News 1/22/19! 10 Days Left to Save, Spring Shares are Open!

Early Bird Special Round II–JUST 10 DAYS LEFT! We are offering another chance to save on your 2019 Summer Share! For our second round of the early bird special, we are offering $15 off for any shares bought and paid in full by February 1st! When writing checks, please subtract $15 from your order total if paying by Feb. 1st We are offering this incentive to sign up early because due to the financial workings of our CSA Farm. Our operating expenses are largely front loaded towards Winter and Spring spending ( buying seeds, tools, supplies, etc), and yet the heaviest inflow of cash happens long after the farming season gets underway. This is why we ask for early signups and payments, so that we can cover the expenses we need to make in the Winter to get the best … Continue reading »

Winter News 1/15/19

  Early Bird Special Round II–JUST TWO WEEKS LEFT! We are offering another chance to save on your 2019 Summer Share! For our second round of the early bird special, we are offering $15 off for any shares bought and paid in full by February 1st! When writing checks, please subtract $15 from your order total if paying by Feb. 1st We are offering this incentive to sign up early because due to the financial workings of our CSA Farm. Our operating expenses are largely front loaded towards Winter and Spring spending ( buying seeds, tools, supplies, etc), and yet the heaviest inflow of cash happens long after the farming season gets underway. This is why we ask for early signups and payments, so that we can cover the expenses we need to make in the Winter to get the … Continue reading »

Weekly Newsletter Winter 1/7/18

Happy New Year! We took a little break from our newsletter for the holidays, but we are now back to offer you all of the news coming out of the farm on a weekly basis. First of all, HAPPY 2019 EVERYONE! We cannot begin to tell you how excited we are to jump back into the farm season, and it’s just around the corner for us. The work doesn’t necessarily stop for us over the winter, but it changes. Instead of being outside all day, we spend our days indoors working on all of the logistics that go into getting our CSA up and running for another year. So far we have completed our supply and seed inventory, ordered supplies and seeds, started conducting interviews, and maintained the weeds on the crops we currently have growing in our greenhouse. It’s … Continue reading »

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 »