2019, April

Farm update – 4/14/2019

Baby chicks were this week's highlight, as they always are each spring when the fluffy little creatures arrive on the farm. We'll add 8 to this year's flock, a mix of our favorites layers: Rhode Island Reds, New Hampshires, and Americanas. They explored their home, found their food and water, got warm under the heat… Continue reading Farm update – 4/14/2019

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2019, April

Farm update – 4/7/2019

We continue having amazingly bountiful harvests each week, though greens will begin tapering out in the next few weeks. This week's crop included Chinese cabbage, spinach, arugula, beautiful heads of mini-romaine lettuce, and the first radishes and baby hakurei turnips of the season. We worked hard during the evenings last week to lay out more… Continue reading Farm update – 4/7/2019

2018, April

Farm update – 4/29/2018

As we're about to close the book on April, it's clear that we are reaching that transition period between spring and summer crops. Not only is the weather telling us that summer is near (hello 90s by mid-week!), but the veggies are too. We pulled up the last of the Japanese turnips, and made the… Continue reading Farm update – 4/29/2018

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