Farm Happenings at Barr Farms
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Farm Happenings at Barr Farms

Farm Happenings for October 31, 2023

Posted on October 29th, 2023
Last week of CSA shares!  Hard to believe the season has come to an end.....the freeze really was just in time.   Please check your emails in the coming weeks for information on Early Bird Signup for next year.   Thanks for a great season! read more »

Farm Happenings for October 24, 2023

Posted on October 22nd, 2023
It's official, Fall is always the most bountiful season.   We have about 19 veg items to choose from this week.   A few summer items, the yellow squash and peppers are still hanging in, but a few other green treats are showing up.     CARROTS as always our favorite.   So en1 read more »

Farm Happenings for October 21, 2023

Posted on October 19th, 2023
sorry to say we are short on Ground beef this week, but looking to restock for the next week.   good news is that means a great deal on whole chickens.   we are offering large 5 pound birds at a discount through the share this week.  REMEMBER!  if you take a large chicken out of1 read more »

Farm Happenings for October 17, 2023

Posted on October 15th, 2023
3 weeks left of CSA.....AND we are FINALLY Getting some carrots in the boxes.   What a year it's been for carrots....This planting we are harvesting now is our FIFTH time we seeded them.   That's a lot of failures!   One thing I have learned though is that you can't take failure too1 read more »

Farm Happenings for October 10, 2023

Posted on October 8th, 2023
Only 4 weeks left of CSA Deliveries this fall!   Also, check out the extras page because we have Sweet sorghum available for sale.   If you have never tried it imagine Molasses but not nearly as strong...its a thick sweet syrup with a distinctly Kentucky flavor.   October is always a1 read more »

Farm Happenings for October 3, 2023

Posted on October 1st, 2023
Sorghum Cooking is happening this week!   Once we get a few batches made we will make it available for sale.    Hope you enjoy fall break this week! read more »

Farm Happenings for September 26, 2023

Posted on September 24th, 2023
Almost sweet sorghum cooking season around here!  This cane (in the picture) can be pressed for the juice, and then cooked down into a sweet molassas.  This years sorghum crop is a good summary of what our season has been like!    we planted it in early June when it was super dr1 read more »

Farm Happenings for September 19, 2023

Posted on September 17th, 2023
It's sweet potato season again~we raise Burgundy, a variety of red sweet potato, with a smooth, creamy orange flesh.   The skins are super tender at the start of the season.   If you get some small ones just cut them into thin medallions and make some sweet potato chips.   The medium1 read more »

Farm Happenings for September 12, 2023

Posted on September 10th, 2023
EXTRA EXTRA!   Shiitake Mushrooms are back on the list.   We are having a great week of production with the slightly cooler temps so don't forget to add these favorites to your CSA share.    Also, still have plenty of eggs to add on.   Mix up these two add on items and you1 read more »