Farm Happenings at Barr Farms
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Farm Happenings at Barr Farms

Farm Happenings for October 20, 2020

Posted on October 18th, 2020
This week is the last delivery week for our main season CSA!    its a bitttersweet time for us...we enjoying the change of the season and look forward to the slower weeks to come.    This season the rest of winter is going to be a challenge though...for all of us.   We plan... read more »

Farm Happenings for October 13, 2020

Posted on October 11th, 2020
We finally started harvesting the baby ginger!   The crop wasn't great this year unfortunately....but we are happy to provide this amazing treat to you folks.    We hope you enjoy it as much as we do.   It is still dry here!   We are still pumping irrigation water from the ponds... read more »

Farm Happenings for October 6, 2020

Posted on October 4th, 2020
This is turning into an abundant fall season!   We are having lots of Salad items to go with the staples of fall.   Lettuces, radishes, microgreens....Arugula will be coming soon.  Keeping our eye out for the first frost of the year.   feels like it will come early...although it has... read more »

Farm Happenings for September 29, 2020

Posted on September 27th, 2020
Welcome to the last month of our Full season Veggie CSA!   This is always an interesting time on the farm.    The work of harvest continues full on, but the weeds aren't as robust and the weather tends to cool off.   We are doing some construction work on our cattle barn this week,... read more »

Farm Happenings for September 22, 2020

Posted on September 20th, 2020
Fall is here!   Wow, temperatures and humidity really dropped this last week.   They got early frost and freezes up in the Northeast of the country.   Fortunately here we have had no such craziness.   We are planting your Strawberries for 2021 this week, and soon enough we will are... read more »

Farm Happenings for September 15, 2020

Posted on September 13th, 2020
We finally got some dry weather and did a flurry of work this last week.   Mostly focused on preparing soil for the fall cover crops and also preparing beds for planting strawberries and garlic later in the month.   We just seeded the first couple acres of Ryegrass: our favorite cover crop... read more »

Farm Happenings for September 8, 2020

Posted on September 6th, 2020
Well, since it Rained basically for 3 weeks straight we have greens and lettuce!   seemed like we had some bad luck with these plantings back in July....things were hot and the bugs got them pretty fast, but the rainy August we had made up for the rough start.    On the flip side, it means... read more »

Farm Happenings for September 1, 2020

Posted on August 30th, 2020
We think the chicken processing went well!   it was a long drive but worth it to get all of out birds done at once.    as far as our pastures are going, they have never looked so green in August!    Too much rain is hard for the organic vegetable operation but it is a dream for... read more »

Farm Happenings for September 1, 2020

Posted on August 30th, 2020
We think the chicken processing went well!   it was a long drive but worth it to get all of out birds done at once.    as far as our pastures are going, they have never looked so green in August!    Too much rain is hard for the organic vegetable operation but it is a dream for... read more »