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30
Sep 2017
Posted by Jodi Brown

CSA Share Weekly Update for October 2nd-5th!

Greetings all, This upcoming week is our final week of deliveries for our 16 week season. How did that happen so fast? Thank you to all CSA Share members, who are literally making our lifestyle of farming a reality. Thank you for being a part of our success, growing food for local families is very […]

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25
Sep 2017
Posted by Jodi Brown

CSA Share Weekly Update for September 25th-28th!

Greetings all, I hope that this warm weather finds us all well, it looks like this could be the last of the hot days for the year. The cold crops don’t much like the heat, so we would be happy if it cooled off soon! Welcome to week 15, we are almost through a season […]

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16
Sep 2017
Posted by Jodi Brown

CSA Share Weekly Update for September 18th-21st!

Greetings all! It’s Friday, woohoo! That means we are all about to turn the page on this week, hopefully having time to enjoy the warm weather for the weekend! We are now in full swing of cleaning up some of the fields. The tomato fields need stakes pulled, twine cut and plants drug, which is […]

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11
Sep 2017
Posted by Jodi Brown

CSA Share Weekly Update for September 11th-14th!

Hello all, I hope your weekend is going well! We wrapped up the weekend with a little field work; pulling tomato stakes and twine, and weeding the new lettuce patch. Most CSA Share members will all have the same question at this time of year, “When is the CSA season over?”. Well folks, we still […]

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03
Sep 2017
Posted by Jodi Brown

CSA Share Weekly Update for September 4th-8th!

Greetings all! Happy Labor Day Weekend! I hope everyone has a chance to get out and enjoy the wonderful weather we have for this weekend! CSA Share deliveries will remain the same for the most part. If your delivery site is scheduled to pick-up Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday your delivery will remain the same for […]

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25
Aug 2017
Posted by Jodi Brown

CSA Share Weekly Update for August 28th-31st!

Greetings all, This week was a cool one again, but after this weekend’s rain it looks like the temperatures will be close to the 80’s next week! We need some solid, hot dry days to keep the plants healthy. Can you believe this is our 11th week together, where did the season go? Ben & […]

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19
Aug 2017
Posted by Jodi Brown

CSA Share Weekly Update for August 21st-24th!

Greetings all! This bright sunny day has lifted our spirits around here! The soil and plants are very wet still but we are happy to be drying out a bit around here today with the 80* high.  There are varieties of produce that can’t be picked in the rain, so we are excited for our […]

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13
Aug 2017
Posted by Jodi Brown

CSA Share Weekly Update August 14th- 17th!

Greetings all! The fields look great, and picking has been very easy in this mild weather. This seems to be the real beginning to mid-season, as we are just starting to get into peppers, onions, expect spaghetti squash very soon, and the melons will start rolling in by next week hopefully. We have got muskmelon, […]

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05
Aug 2017
Posted by Jodi Brown

CSA Share Weekly Update August 7th-10th!

Hello all! We are starting our 8th week of CSA Shares together, this marks the half way point of our season together. Looking back to the first few weeks of CSA Shares we had a great time sharing the cold crop varieties like the lettuces, leafy greens, snap peas, strawberries, etc. Now that we are […]

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28
Jul 2017
Posted by Jodi Brown

CSA Weekly Update for July 31st- August 3rd!

Happy Friday all! I hope your week is going well! Can you believe it is almost August already!? We have been staying busy in the fields this week, a lot of maintenance tasks at this time of year; weeding, cultivating, and using the hand powered tiller. We cultivate in between the rows using equipment on […]

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