2018, February

Farm update – 2/18/2018

From the bird songs we've been hearing, to tree buds unfurling to reveal tender green leaves, and these beautiful daffodils that greeted us in the woods as we were heading out to check on the bees, I think the world is alive with the news: Spring is here! A March cold snap is certainly not… Continue reading Farm update – 2/18/2018

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2018, February

Farm update – 2/11/2018

Third Sunday in a row of rain! We've gotten nearly 2.5 inches today (and it's still coming down), and we're closing in on 7 inches since the start of our rainy Sundays. Almost needless to say, the field rows did not get established this weekend, as the field is quite soggy at the moment. Next… Continue reading Farm update – 2/11/2018

2018, February

Farm update – 2/4/2018

Granted we've only been using it a week, but I'm absolutely over the moon about our new germination heating mat. Everything that was planted last weekend sprouted quickly, in just two or three days. Even better, it kept the seedling flats at about 65 degrees through two nights of freezing temps. Broccoli, peppers, eggplant, more… Continue reading Farm update – 2/4/2018

2017, February

Farm update – 2/26/2017

We've been busy busy planting spring veggies and inoculating mushroom logs this weekend. Not so busy that we didn't get around to harvesting too, though. In this week's Whole Farm basket, we're packing lots of greens: 5 oz each of arugula and Swiss chard, 6 mini heads of speckled Bibb lettuce (about 6 oz), and… Continue reading Farm update – 2/26/2017

2017, February

Farm update – 2/19/2017

I'm not sure you could have ordered up two more lovely weather days than we had this weekend. And we certainly took full advantage of them! This weekend we started pulling up our remaining fall lettuce and arugula to make way for spring plantings. That means we were able to put together Whole Farm baskets… Continue reading Farm update – 2/19/2017