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2018 CSA Newsletter – Week #20

By Caty Poole | October 25, 2018

Notes from the Farm – 10/22/18: We have come to the final week our 2018 CSA, and we have a wonderful bounty to send you off with.  Potatoes, sweet potatoes, garlic, kale, radishes, lettuce, arugula or salad mix (pictured left), beet greens or chard, baby fennel bulbs and kohlrabi should all be part of this week’s harvest.  The farm has been touched with a few frosts over the last week.  The frost, coupled with some cold, blustery days and leaves turning on the field edges have confirmed that we are well in to the fall season, and that winter is not far off.  Before winter sets in fully we have much to do.  We’ll be sure all of our fields are in cover crop or mulch to protect the soil, we’ll plant our garlic and cover them with leaves, we’ll plant and sow hardy greens in the remaining space available in our tunnels for winter and spring harvest, we’ll shut down irrigation, prep tools and equipment for winter storage, and continue planning for the 2019 season. As we prepare for 2019, it is important that we reflect on the 2018 season thus far. In short, conditions this year were among…

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2018 CSA Newsletter – Week #7

By Caty Poole / October 25, 2018

Notes from the Farm – 7/23/18: Late last week we started seeing the first blushes of red, orange, pink and…

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2018 CSA Newsletter – Week #6

By Caty Poole / October 25, 2018

Notes from the Farm – 7/16/18: Purslane is often a plant thought of as a weed in your garden, and if…

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2018 CSA Newsletter – Week #5

By Caty Poole / October 25, 2018

Notes from the Farm – 7/9/18: This week we have our first carrots of the season.  Carrots are my favorite…

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2018 CSA Newsletter – Week #4

By Caty Poole / October 25, 2018

Notes from the Farm – 7/2/18: Important Reminder: because of the holiday, our normal Wednesday delivery will happen tomorrow – Tuesday,…

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2018 CSA Newsletter – Week #3

By Caty Poole / October 25, 2018

Notes from the Farm – 6/25/18: Looking ahead on your calendar: The 4th of July falls on a Wednesday this year,…

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2018 CSA Newsletter – Week #2

By Caty Poole / October 25, 2018

Notes from the Farm – 6/18/18: Summer solstice comes this week, and the summer heat is definitely here with it. …

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2018 CSA Newsletter – Week #1

By Caty Poole / October 25, 2018

Notes from the Farm – 6/11/18: Week #1 of the 2018 CSA is here and it marks the first harvest…

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2017 November CSA Newsletter – Week #3

By Caty Poole / November 29, 2017

Notes from the Farm Temperatures got down to 18 degrees on Friday/Saturday, which gave a frost burn to some greens, or put…

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2017 November CSA Newsletter – Week #2

By Caty Poole / November 10, 2017

Notes from the Farm Winter is coming!  Temperatures dropped to 28 degrees here last night, giving us some frost throughout…

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2017 November CSA Newsletter – Week #1  

By Caty Poole / November 3, 2017

Notes from the Farm November is here and the harvest continues!  If you haven’t signed up yet but want to…

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2017 CSA Newsletter – Week #20    

By Caty Poole / October 25, 2017

Notes from the Farm The final week of our 2017 CSA is here.  We’ll send you off with butternut squash,…

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2017 CSA Newsletter – Week #19

By Caty Poole / October 18, 2017

Notes from the Farm As we enter the final two weeks of our 2017 CSA we have two important announcements:…

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