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Almost Septober

  {Kabocha squash curing in the hoophouse} And poof! Just like that, September is upon us. Granted it's a few more days, but by the time I get around to writing the next blog post, we'll be smack dab in the ...
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Hints of Autumn

{We harvest over 100# of cherry tomatoes every 2 days!} Mid-August already! We're deeply settled in our harvest routine - tomatoes, cucumbers, melons, and summer squash every other day, beans every few days, and a ...
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Midsummer Night’s Dream

There's plenty of work from February through June - seeding, weeding, transplanting, trellising, tilling, planting, cleaning. But in some ways it's only once the big harvests of late July come around - when all of those ...
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Ovine is Divine

{A couple of the less camera-shy sheep pose amongst the grass} Heavenly sheep, more or less. We've got 11 feisty ram lambs at the farm now, and they're happily munching through our overgrown vegetable field from ...
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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 ...