July 24th, 2017: News From the Farm

Dear friends, We hope you enjoyed the sunshine this last weekend and all of the abundance that it brings along with it! It’s hard to believe that it’s almost the end of July and we are already bringing in the hot crops like eggplant and peppers. We harvested our garlic this last weekend and it…

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July 17th, 2017: News from the Farm

Dear Share-Members, The Summer Day Who made the world? Who made the swan, and the black bear? Who made the grasshopper? This grasshopper, I mean– the one who has flung herself out of the grass, the one who is eating sugar out of my hand, who is moving her jaws back and forth instead of…

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July 10th, 2017: News from the Farm

Dear Share Members, As the high summer month of July starts to settle in, things are surely bustling around here at the farm. Our days are non-stop, save for a small lunch break that we all gratefully look forward to each day. Our favorite break spot this season is in the back of the barn…

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July 3rd, 2017: News from the Farm

Dear Share Members, We thought we’d take a little time in this week’s newsletter to tell you a bit about our growing practices here at the farm. In order to have a consistent supply of the veggies you love for as long as possible, we plant regular successions of each crop throughout the season. For…

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June 26th, 2017: News from the Farm

Dear Share Members, We’ve been hoping and wishing for steadier weather as it is the time in the season where many of our summer crops put on a lot of girth, and our wish has been granted….at least over the last few days or so! Happily, over this last week we can see that the…

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June 19th, 2017: News from the Farm

Dear Share Members, We hope this finds you well, as always, and that you enjoyed the bountiful sunshine of the last week. As would be expected, the summer crops were bolstered quite a bit from the warm days that we had, and all is looking relatively well in the fields. This said, after yet another…

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June 12th 2017: News from the Farm

Hello, dear Share Members! We hope you have all enjoyed the first week of veggies, as well as these lengthening days filled with warm, beautiful sunshine! We are glad for the shift in weather and are expecting the plants to grow steadily now with the warmer temperatures this week. In spite of the challenging weather…

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Monday, June 5th 2017: News from the Farm

It is with great excitement and enthusiasm that we welcome you all to the spring harvest and the beginning of this year’s CSA season! This year, we head into our eighth season farming here on this beautiful land in Hadley. As each year passes we find ourselves increasingly grateful to be doing this work; thanks…

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Saturday June 3rd 2017 Newsletter

Hello, Share Members! We are excited to invite you to come pick your first weeks share of strawberries this weekend! The strawberries have been steadily ripening over the last few days and given that there is more rain predicted for Monday and Tuesday, best to take advantage of the weather and the plenty during the…

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Monday May 23rd 2017 Newsletter

Hello, hello! We are excited to announce that our share will begin very soon! We will open for the season on Monday, June 5th! As is usual for the first week, the share will be rather simple: we expect to have mostly a variety of cooking and salad greens, as well as strawberries in the…

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