Harvest is on the Way

Harvest is on the Way

July is a critical month for crop development and getting enough water. When the fruit starts setting on the crop should not be under any stress at all.  Sweet corn will start shutting down over 87 degrees and go into survival mode.  Perfect temperature for most crops...
Picking Up the Pace

Picking Up the Pace

The pace has picked up dramatically these past couple of weeks.  We have dodged a couple of bullets regarding the hail and the rainfalls.  Although frequent they have not been the ground pounding torrential down pours that we have experienced in the past couple of...
July News From the Farm

July News From the Farm

Well, what hasn’t floated away is looking pretty darn good.  One thing about Mother Nature, it never gives you a chance to rest.  We started harvesting some items for the CSA program and things are going great. Yes, greens are a popular item being that they are...

Harvest Season is Just Around the Corner

The fun starts now with the harvesting of all of our fruits and vegetables.  All of our hard work has paid off and with a little luck we escaped some of the storms that have swept thru the area.  The asparagus beds should be put to sleep and the rhubarb plants left to...