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Corn King

Corn King

Sweet corn demand is the best in several years.  Why?  Donald Trump and climate change.  Now that I have your attention I will explain some of the things that have gone on that have kept sweet corn prices higher than the last 10 years.  There has been a supply problem from April starting in Florida […]

Pahl Farms: Six Generations Strong

Gary (1)

(Haven’t joined our CSA Program yet? There are limited shares left!) Dating back to the early 1900’s, Frank Pahl started Pahl Farms. His son, John, moved the operation down to the river bottoms in Bloomington after helping construct the Long Meadow Bridge (aka the old Cedar Bridge). Here they farmed potatoes, asparagus, sweet corn, peppers and […]

HEMPted

Hemp Plant

There is a new crop growing at Pahl’s and as the 6th generation farmer I am excited to talk about it!  After the 2018 Farm Bill (sec 7125) passed we saw an opportunity at a brand new market and we have decided to dive in head first. Pahl’s Market has officially added something else for […]

Come Hell or High Water

Sweet Corn Field

We definitely have had our share of rain and cool temperatures this spring.  As I drive around the countryside crop development is approximately two weeks behind.  Everything in this area looks pretty good but as you get west of 35 there is nothing but potholes of water and the crops look like they are being […]

New Start

Pahls 7th Generation

I want to introduce our loyal followers to the new edition of the Pahl Family.  Charlotte Elizabeth Briones turned 4 weeks old yesterday as I write this.  She is one of God’s miracles and blessings that make this world so special and precious.   Her little hands and feet wiggle around as she constantly stretches for […]

Start Them Young

Green Bean Grace

Grace knows good food when she sees it (and tastes it!), but she has grown up part of the Pahl Farms family so it’s been a little easier for her. The good news is that you can be a part of the Pahl Farms family too by joining our Community Supported Agriculture Program (CSA).

All That I Am

Pahl's Market Hanging Baskets

As Abraham Lincoln said, “All that I am, or hope to be, I owe to my angel Mother.”  Mother’s Day is May 12th this year and nothing says “I love you Mom” like a gift that keeps growing! Our knowledgeable staff is ready to help with all your gardening needs and with finding that something […]