Category Archives: Garlic & Garlic Scapes

CSA Newsletter: Week 9, 2016

Our newsletter from August 11: Dear CSA members, Summer just keeps on coming, doesn’t it? We’ve got our fingers crossed that the forecasted Friday rain materializes, since everything is dry, dry, dry again. Irrigation is a poor substitute for a … Continue reading

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CSA Newsletter: Week 8, 2016

Our newsletter from August 4: Dear CSA members, After three years of beekeeping, we finally have a honey harvest! Just a bit, because we want to make sure that the bees have enough to get them through the winter—that’s why … Continue reading

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CSA Newsletter: Week 4, 2016

Our newsletter from June 30: Dear CSA members, What a pleasant harvest morning! This is the type of weather that makes me especially grateful that I get to work outdoors all summer. Things are rolling along here—big thanks to Crystal, … Continue reading

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CSA Newsletter: Week 3, 2016

Our newsletter from June 23: Dear CSA members, Whew, we’ve had some hot weather this week! We are grateful it’s cooled down these past couple of days; it makes working in the gardens much pleasanter. We’ve pretty much wrapped up … Continue reading

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CSA Newsletter: Week 2, 2016

Our newsletter from June 16: Dear CSA members, Well, we didn’t get blown away last night! I think the worst of the storm went to the north and south of us, so we had a good lightning show and a … Continue reading

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CSA Newsletter: Week 19, 2013

Dear CSA members, If the season began with difficult growing weather, it is sure making up for it with a lovely fall. We’re feeling really blessed by the continued overall warmth and lack of frost so far, despite the fact … Continue reading

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CSA Newsletter: Week 17, 2013

Dear CSA members, Brrr! I’m writing this on Monday morning and the sun is just beginning to lift the chill from the air. The cloud-cover that moved in during the early morning hours may have saved us from our first … Continue reading

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CSA Newsletter: Week 16, 2013

Dear CSA members, It feels like fall officially arrived with this past week’s weather change. Our summer vines (cucumber, tomato, squash) are beginning to die back and the fall greens (kale, chard, pac choi) are perking up in the cooler … Continue reading

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CSA Newsletter: Week 15, 2013

Dear CSA members, I know that many of you have new fall schedules that you’re adjusting to with the start of the school calendar this month. It’s the same here on the farm as I move back into my teaching … Continue reading

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CSA Newsletter: Week 14, 2013

Dear CSA members, September already! We’re two-thirds of the way through harvest season with our fingers crossed for a couple more months of good produce to come. Over the next month, the contents of your boxes will likely change again, … Continue reading

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