Category - General Updates



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 …


C.S.A. Week 3

This week we will be continuing to harvest our back field. We will continue our Kohlrabi tradition that we have going. Just a few less. Other items, Lettuce, Cauliflower, Broccoli. I will be updating recipe’s shortly. Thz. Chris


C.S.A. Week 2

Hello Again, Week Two is finally here. We will have lots more Kohlrabi due to the weather and exceptional growing season for the cold crops. Please enjoy these fruits of the land. They are abundant. Also we will be distributing lettuces, and finally broccoli for everyone. The broccoli crop has come on and we are …


First CSA boxes This week (June 9, 10, and Monday 13th.)

FIRST week of the 2011 CSA seasonThursday, June 9thFriday, June 10thRockwell group picked up on Monday, delivered to plant on Tuesday a.m. June 14th. Thursday and  Friday pick on farm as scheduled. Home/Office deliveries on Thursday.  Deliveries to Dr. Cooper’s office on Thursday — pick-up between 3 p.m. and 6 p.m. Rockwell group following Monday! …



C.S.A. members, This will be very plentiful in our first box. Thanks to the weather this spring we have an abundance of Kohlrabi. Don’t be surprised if there is a few in your box. So we all need to find ways to cook them. We will find ways to utilize the whole plant. I will …


General Farm & Crop Report!

Hello, First & Foremost I hope everyone had a great holiday weekend. Now to the farm. So far, so good. We have had a lot of rain. We have been dealing with the rain by seeding flats in the greenhouse and flaming our young crop of weeds that is starting to grow. We have not …


Extreme Gardening – May 14, 2011

Don’t forget to sign-up for your CSA.  Our farm and produce shop will be open on May 1st.  In partnership with the community… ===========================================Cedar Rapids, IA – April 8, 2011 – A free community gardening exposition, “Extreme Garden Makeover,” will be held at Cedar Rapids Parks & Recreation’s Ushers Ferry Historic Village, 5925 Seminole Valley …


Hellllloooooooo Everyone, From the Farmer!!!

What a crazy spring, someone needs to turn off the faucet. Nothing new though for Bass Farms since we were practically founded in the rain. We are still on time for delivery on this year’s C.S.A. which should start either the second or the third week of June. I am excited for the veggies as …


Opening for the 2011 season-May 1

It’s not too late to order your CSA for 2011. Visit our CSA page and download the order form — send it in today; or pay online using Paypal or your credit card. http://www.bassfarms/org/csa. Two pick-up sites, or choose delivery option.


Two Pick-Up Sites for 2011 CSA subscriptions

This year Bass Farms will offer TWO pick-up locations for subscriber’s weekly CSA subscription.CSA pick-up at the farm or our NEW Hiawatha/Cedar Rapids drop off location at:Dr. Terri Cooper’s Wholistic Wellness Clinic, PC — conveniently located at 1731 Boyson Rd, Hiawatha, IA 52233

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