Farm Happenings at Angelic Organics Farm
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Farm Happenings at Angelic Organics Farm

Farmer John Writes: Playing the Field(s)

Posted on September 24th, 2020
What would you do if you were farming organically for your CSA, and every time you seeded a field to baby greens, radishes, or turnips, the weeds engulfed the crop? Let’s say you had a big crew of good workers to hand weed the crops, yet the weeds still got away from them; the crew simply... read more »

Farmer John Writes: About a Fortune Teller

Posted on September 18th, 2020
By now, most of you have received an email announcement that, for the upcoming year, we have transitioned our CSA management platform from Harvie to CSAware, and we have rolled out our 2021 shares. We will keep using Harvie through the rest of the 2020 season. This transition is a nod to the future...continue... read more »

Farmer John Writes: To Whither the Weather?

Posted on September 11th, 2020
Early most mornings, there is dew. The dew makes the leafy greens, such as arugula and mizuna, too damp to harvest. The dew usually lifts gradually; sometimes, if there is wind, it lifts quickly. Leafy greens are best harvested as the dew is lifting, especially on windy days, when the leaves can quickly... read more »

Week 13 Farm News Coming Soon

Posted on September 10th, 2020
Spaghetti Squash. You will receive Week 13 Farm News in your delivery reminder email. read more »

Farmer John Writes: Portals

Posted on September 5th, 2020
For those of you have visited Angelic Organics, you probably associate it with a long driveway, or entrance. The driveway is 1/4 mile long (that’s 80 rods in farmer speak). I think the entrance to Angelic Organics Farm and Angelic Organics Learning Center should be special, that it should... read more »

Week 12 Farm News Coming Soon

Posted on September 3rd, 2020
You will receive Week 12 Farm News in your delivery reminder email. read more »

Farmer John Writes: Giving the Soil Wings

Posted on August 28th, 2020
We are now transitioning from our peak summer crops to our early fall crops. Sweet corn and melons are done as of last week. We still have some tomatoes, peppers and eggplant. We have a plethora of baby greens coming on: mizuna, baby lettuce, Swiss chard, pea shoots, spinach, and more arugula. We will... read more »

Week 11 Farm News Coming Soon

Posted on August 27th, 2020
You will receive Week 11 Farm News in your delivery reminder email. read more »

Farmer John Writes: I Don't Care if You Are Wearing a Chicken Costume

Posted on August 20th, 2020
If you read last week’s Farm News, you know that I have a lot to do and I do much of it. (I could do most of it if I could work 30 hours a day.) In that update, I chronicled many of the farm activities that occurred last Friday, August 14th, and I mentioned a birthday event that the farm... read more »