2017, December

Farm update – 12/10/2017

Though the calendar shows it 11 days away, I guess winter is officially here since we had our first below-freezing night of the season. I remembered from last fall/winter that although cauliflower plants are highly tolerant of cold weather, the actual cauliflower heads did not take kindly to freezing temperatures. I went to the weather… Continue reading Farm update – 12/10/2017

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2017, December

Farm update – 12/3/2017

Well, if you've turned the last page on your calendar, you've seen that it's already December. How is that possible? Of course, good ol' Mother Nature is still keeping us a little confused about what season and month it is. We reached 81 degrees on the last day of November, which, admittedly, was lovely, but… Continue reading Farm update – 12/3/2017

2017, November

Farm update – 11/26/2017

Hope you had a lovely Thanksgiving week! What I've said about farm work many times previously apparently also applies to holidays: there's always more that you want to do than you actually have time for! Nonetheless, in my brief trip back to Minnesota, we had lots of good food, many fun outings, and time at… Continue reading Farm update – 11/26/2017

2017, November

Farm update – 11/19/2017

We've made it to Thanksgiving week, and things are still growing strong on the farm. We have kale, spinach, and lots of lettuces coming in, plus green onions, Jerusalem artichokes, and salad rose radishes. We harvested the last of our peppers, and have green bell peppers, Gypsy sweet peppers, and sweet banana peppers available individually… Continue reading Farm update – 11/19/2017

2017, November

Farm update – 11/12/2017

This weekend was an incredible whirlwind of harvesting. So much is ready to harvest, it's getting hard to keep up with! We brought in the last of our sweet potatoes, and the first broccoli of the season. We also harvested kale, beet greens, radishes, turnips, lettuce, arugula, green onions, spinach, and Jerusalem artichokes. From the… Continue reading Farm update – 11/12/2017