2017, September

Farm update – 9/24/2017

This was another peanut-centric weekend, and it seems like the same could probably be said for much of southwest Georgia. We dug nearly all of our remaining beds of peanuts, and the entire farm family, spanning three generations, sat around picking peanuts. While we were doing that, countless open-top semis, seemingly filled above capacity with… Continue reading Farm update – 9/24/2017

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2017, September

Farm update – 9/17/2017

We survived Irma! Quite intact, in fact. The chickens didn't blow away (maybe didn't even notice it was storming?), the greenhouse was unscathed, and no major crop losses were sustained. We did have lots of small-to-medium pecan branches come down, but that was to be expected. We lost power for about three hours during the… Continue reading Farm update – 9/17/2017

2017, September

Farm update – 9/10/2017

  Well, this is sure a different update than most weeks. Like most of the rest of you, we've been busy over the last couple of days preparing for Hurricane Irma. She's currently making landfall south of Naples, which means the worst-case scenario for southwest Georgia is off the table. However, our luck is south… Continue reading Farm update – 9/10/2017

2017, September

Farm update – 9/4/2017

This week’s basket includes your choice of two large and one small item from the following lists. Large items: a dozen medium eggs, eggplant medley, assorted peppers (1.25 lb), sweet potato greens. Small items: Asian eggplant, edamame, green bell peppers, sweet banana peppers, basil bouquet. Did you notice that the eggs in this week's Whole… Continue reading Farm update – 9/4/2017