2018, April

Farm update – 4/22/2018

Another Sunday, another rainy day. 2018 sure seems to want to be remembered for its rainy Sundays. The rain held off late enough into the afternoon that we were able to fill our farm fridge with a bounty of veggies for the upcoming week: lettuces, arugula, cabbages, carrots, tatsoi, pea shoots, turnips, and more! This… Continue reading Farm update – 4/22/2018

2018, April

Farm update – 4/15/2018

We pushed hard Saturday to get the entire weekend's worth of planting, weeding, and harvesting done then, knowing that today was going to bring stormy weather. We continue harvesting a lot of greens including lettuce, Swiss chard, arugula, and kale. A fresh batch of pea shoots awaits harvesting this week. However, our Asian greens are… Continue reading Farm update – 4/15/2018

2018, April, Bees

Farm update – 4/8/2018

This weekend was one of those rare ones where by the end of the day today, we felt pretty caught up on farm chores. I guess we always could have found some more weeding to tackle, but major projects were all completed. We harvested the first row of this year's Japanese turnips, which are a… Continue reading Farm update – 4/8/2018

2018, April

Farm update – 4/1/2018

We took full advantage of the ideal weather this weekend and were pleased with how productive it turned out to be. Not only was the weekend weather lovely, but all signs are pointing to the end of any frosty or freezing weather. The pecans and grape vine are beginning to leaf out. If that's not… Continue reading Farm update – 4/1/2018

2018, March

Farm update – 3/25/2018

There are so many ways to mark the arrival or passing of seasons, especially so for spring it seems. I've already noted many of the signs of spring over the past few weeks, but there was yet one more sign this weekend that spring has arrived: we have a new group of chicks growing bigger… Continue reading Farm update – 3/25/2018