Category Archives: Lettuce & Salad Greens

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 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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CSA Newsletter: Week 4, 2013

All of a sudden it’s summer! We’re making slow but steady progress on our planting—all of our tomato transplants are finally in and we’re working on getting winter squashes such as Sweet Dumpling, Delicata, and Butternut in the ground. I … 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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CSA Newsletter: Week 2, 2013

Dear CSA members, Good planting weather has arrived at last! We’ve been taking advantage of the sunshine and dry weather to tuck the seedlings that filled our hoophouse last weekend into the ground, working up until dusk and sometimes beyond. … Continue reading

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First Harvest

These days any morning I wake to birdsong and sunlight slanting through the treeline east of my house, I wake up happy. But this morning I awoke especially excited, because today was our first harvest day for our CSA customers! … Continue reading

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