Category Archives: Weather

CSA Newsletter: Week 10, 2016

Our newsletter from August 18: Dear CSA members, The old adage “when it rains it pours” seemed just a bit too literal this past week. Of course we are grateful for the rain, but I was sloshing through puddles between … Continue reading

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CSA Newsletter: Week 5, 2016

Our newsletter from July 7: Dear CSA members, Summer came back with a vengeance this week, didn’t it? Too bad this hot weather hasn’t brought a nice thundershower along with it! We’ve been doing a lot of “hose wrangling” this … Continue reading

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CSA Newsletter: Week 9, 2013

Dear CSA members, Brrr, what a weather change we’ve had! We harvested and cleaned beets Sunday morning in a light rain and came in as chilled as if it were October. Despite this, the tomatoes are beginning to ripen their … Continue reading

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CSA Newsletter: Week 8, 2013

Dear CSA members, I don’t know about you all, but we are feeling really grateful for the cooler temperatures this week! We had a beautiful inch of rain Sunday night which the plants loved after being cooked dry last week. … Continue reading

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CSA Newsletter: Week 3, 2013

Dear CSA members, I hope that you all came through last week’s storm without too much damage and disruption! We were worried about our tender transplants being beaten up by the predicted high winds, but it turned out to be … Continue reading

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