Category - Farm Updates

21
Jul

Sweet Corn: Week 7

Our sweetcorn is not quite done, my neighbor has too much so we worked an agreement out this week. So members who pick up please take 6 ears off the rack. Delivery & Coop will have them packaged in their box. So until our’s fills out I hope this helps curb some of the cravings. …

14
Jul

Pepper’s ARE ARRIVING WEEK 7!!!

Peppers are growing and look excellent. We will start harvesting later this week. Many of these plants were blown in the wind. They are stretching for the sun again so I hope they will continue to do okay. Sometimes they are more susceptible to a fungus if the stem or root of the plant has …

12
Jul

Back to the Storm!

I forgot to mention that I do know of a vegetable farmer and many row crop farmers who lost quite a bit of their crop if not all last night up in the Vinton & in the Independence area. We got lucky last night but sometime these things do happen and it is just a …

9
Jul

Note ABOUT ONIONS!!

The onion is bitter. It is edible but not mature. They can be tough. The part that is edible is the green stem. They are wonderful in a stew or with eggs. They are like chives, but much stronger. Sorry for the confusion, I should of noted.  I hope you all enjoy your box this …

4
Jul

Cabbage On The Farm!!

Also the cabbage that everyone will receive this week are amazing. They are the largest cabbage I have seen in a while. Possibly some of the farm’s most beautiful produce ever. THEY ARE EXCELLENT IN QUALITY.  Get those recipes!!!!!!!! This week is the start of official craziness on Bass Farm. Martin, Ben, and I (basically) …

29
Jun

Radishes:)

This week’s Box CauliflowerBroccoliLettuceRadishesLess Kohlrabi I know we are all chomping at the bit for the summer crops. As am I. I love cucumbers. They are just around the corner. They are growing nicely. Cucumbers are about one inch long. I will be posting images on twitter & face-book within 24hrs. Tomatoes have fruit on …

25
Jun

Growth Explosion!

Their has been lots of growth on the farm, everything is looking great. The pumpkins & winter squash have really started to grow. It is cool to watch the daily growth. The summer squash & cucumbers have really started to grow as well. Their are not cucumber’s out, but we are close. Their is a …

15
Jun

Make Us YOUR destination

One Stop – Two Shops Groups that schedule a visit down the hill at Green Endeavors often schedule a companion visit to our Market.  If we are notified we are pleased to arrange for a tasting session: salsas, special jams and jellies — and of course, you will be able to pick out fresh fruits …

15
Jun

General Farm Report:

Hello, Crops are looking good. The kohlrabi are getting larger and so far have not tasted woody. I think this might be due to the weather patterns and spring staying around. The lettuce is very large and looks great. If you have driven by or pick up your box at the farm you might have …

5
Jun

Thank SUN!!! FOR THE WARMTH!!!

Hello everyone, Growth on the farm, has instantly exploded. I love it, please check out the picture’s that I post on my twitter account or check them out on facebook . This is such an exciting time of year, life in the ground has really taken hold. The broccoli and cauliflower our showing sign’s of …

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