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Things to Come

This week saw our first ripe cucumbers, zucchini, and, believe it or not, Sun Gold tomato (just one)! All of that promises to be a lot of work starting in a week or two. Fortunately, after a long period of wet weather ...
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Summertime and the Livin’ is Easy

{Already trelissing our tomato plants!} The long, long days of summer are upon us. So far, this season has been fairly relaxed - largely thanks to the stellar efforts of our worker Justin as well as a field that ...
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Hoophouse Accomplished!

[Taking a break for lunch after pulling 3600 square feet/60+ pounds of heavy-duty plastic nice and tight] The big news around here is that we now have a new structure on the horizon - our hoophouse is finished and we ...
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Farewell Frost!

After a light frost early Wednesday morning, we'll soon be back in the upper 70s! And as far as we can tell, it's clear sailing from here on out - next week marks our big field push to get all those frost-sensitive crops ...
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Searching for the perfect work & life balance

{Enjoying a spring double rainbow last week from the farmhouse deck} Many people expect that we work long days and eat dinner around 9pm after the work is done, since we are farmers. We don't. We could, as the farm ...
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Hands in the Dirt: Spring Update

We're in the field! This past week marked our first foray into the young clover jungle, putting out all of our onions, peas and kale, not to mention some other early season crops like spinach, cabbage, and broccoli. All ...