2019, January

Farm update – 1/13/2019

In addition to the bounty of farm-fresh veggies we grow, the farm also provides much of the meat we eat. Part of the annual cycle of the farm revolves around deer hunting season. Every October, we visit each stand to ready it for the coming season, adding camouflage fabric where necessary to conceal our later… Continue reading Farm update – 1/13/2019

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2019, January

Farm update – 1/6/2019

Happy New Year! The beautiful sunshine most of yesterday and all day today made it so wonderful to be outside working. The wind and rain and gray skies of late 2018 were replaced by unseasonably warm weather and, yes, sun! We seized the opportunity to clean out the greenhouse in preparation for planting. We moved… Continue reading Farm update – 1/6/2019

2018, January

Farm update – 1/28/2017

This weekend's weather provided a bit of the best of both worlds. Saturday was a great day for outdoor activity, while today's rain let us focus on getting things done where we could stay warm and dry. And we took advantage of both! Saturday was devoted to pulling up the ground cloth in the portion… Continue reading Farm update – 1/28/2017

2018, January

Farm update – 1/21/2018

Another 8 days of below-freezing nights have come and gone, including one night in the upper teens, a rarity, and, even harder to believe, SNOW! It hasn't snowed in Milford since January 29, 2014, and that was a dusting that pretty much melted upon hitting the ground. Other than a small collection of flakes on… Continue reading Farm update – 1/21/2018

2018, January

Farm update – 1/14/2018

One perfect way to spend a cold winter morning is snuggled up with a steaming mug of coffee, a plethora of seed catalogs, and a notebook by your side for jotting down ideas: buy this amount of seed, plant that many rows of it. As another week of cold is upon us, we are busy… Continue reading Farm update – 1/14/2018