It's all in the little things

With spring bidding us a sweet farewell and summer closing in our crops begin to change.  It is always a sad thing for me to have to say goodbye to my spring crops…I don’t know why they are the only […more…]

Market, CSA and Everything in between

Farm Open Saturday 9-2pm Last Saturday was the opening day for our on-farm market. How much fun it was to see all those familiar faces we haven’t seen all winter plus we got to meet so many new people that […more…]

Give me a minute

Believe me when I tell you…this is why I have blog:) to talk to myself of course!  What are your goals this year with the farm I say to myself? Like most farmers the answer is always to have a […more…]

Let the season begin..Saturday 9-2pm. Farm Open!

Here we go…this Saturday we are opening the farm up to the public. This will be our 5th. season with the farm market pavilion being built and our farm hosting these little Saturday markets. Before we built the pavilion we […more…]

Red Mustards…new to the market

There are a few field trials going on this year here at the farm for a few new varieties in vegetables and flowers. One of these new vegetable trials we are growing is Garnet Red Mustard Greens from Johnny Seeds […more…]

A Blackberry Winter

Here we are in May and what’s that I hear…my weather bug on my computer warning me of a frost tonight! And if there is to be frost I am sure as peaches we here in this valley in Sumner […more…]

Balance and forward motion

It is not an easy task running this farm, farming this farm and then there is marketing this farm…oh lets not forget baking, making and decorating this farm. I am just tired typing all that…There are so many hats to […more…]

Fast Food to Slow Food

We are swinging into our spring season here on the farm and the crops are coming in. We held our Spring CSA gathering for our shareholders here on the farm this last weekend and their first pickup of the season […more…]

Shareholders Gathering this Saturday!

After a rained out weekend last week we had to move our CSA gathering to this Saturday. Mark and I are excited to kick off our 2011 CSA season here on the farm.  I want to thank our shareholders for […more…]

Ready To CSA

This week we are kicking off our Community Supported Agriculture season or CSA for short. This is a program where shareholders sign up early in the year for a share of the farm’s produce. Our CSA is the backbone of […more…]