Category Archives: Weed Control

CSA Newsletter: Week 6, 2013

Dear CSA members, I hope that you all had a wonderful and safe holiday last week. We didn’t make it over to any of the local fireworks displays, but we did take some time to appreciate the fireflies dancing in … Continue reading

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Let the 2012 Harvest Begin

I surveyed the harvest table with relief. Pink and red radishes, rinsed of the dirt they’d been pulled from minutes before, rested next to white-bulbed Hakurei turnips, their leafy tops still dewy-wet. Tubs of mixed salad greens, spinach, and red … Continue reading

Posted in CSA, Farm Planning, Pest Management, Planting & Transplanting, Seeds & Seed Starting, Weed Control | 1 Comment

March Meditation

Sunlight pierced the mottled gray clouds and rested its warmth against my shoulder blades. My knees sunk in wet grass, I pulled a layer of leaf mulch away from the chicken-wire fence and raked my fingers through the cool, loose … Continue reading

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