Farm Happenings at Barr Farms
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Farm Happenings at Barr Farms

Meat Farm Happenings for June 30, 2020

Posted on June 28th, 2020
Hi all!   well we have reached a butcher bottle neck.   Our first two harvest dates for beef and chicken were more spaced out than we had hoped.    So it looks like we will be having fewer cuts available there for the next delivery or so.   We hope to be fully stocked back after... read more »

Veg Farm Happenings for June 30, 2020

Posted on June 28th, 2020
Well, we are moving into July, which is always a challenging month on the farm!   Crops shifting towards more summer veg, but ALSO, the weeds are growing fast.   And we are planting already for the fall.   Yes, the fall broccoli and cauliflower has already germinated!   And the ground... read more »

Meat Farm Happenings for June 23, 2020

Posted on June 21st, 2020
We are offering some special beef cuts this week!   Flank steak, skirt steak and flat iron.    They are more limited quantities and higher value, so take that into account as you customize your share.   We are needing to restock on all three of our meats in the coming weeks.  ... read more »

Veg Farm Happenings for June 23, 2020

Posted on June 21st, 2020
Happy solstice this past Saturday.   This marks the half way point of the year....so even though we are only 5 weeks into the 22 week CSA season, we have already been growing veggies for the past 5 months!   We hope you are enjoying the Sugar Snap peas this week and last.   They have been... read more »

Farm Happenings for June 16, 2020

Posted on June 14th, 2020
Things are shifting here as the summer solstice approaches.   We started irrigating this last week as some of the more mature crops are needing more water.  There is Cauliflower in this weeks share, although it may look different than what you might get at the store.    Colors (purple... read more »

Meat Farm Happenings for June 13, 2020

Posted on June 11th, 2020
Hi there!   just a couple quick notes.   this batch of chickens turned out larger than normal!   hope that you are enjoying these lovely birds.   We should be getting a fresh round of pork back in in the next couple weeks.   With a beef Reload on Ribeyes and a few other cuts... read more »

Veg Farm Happenings for June 9, 2020

Posted on June 7th, 2020
Here we are in the third week of CSA.   It got really hot this last week!   In the heat, the broccoli really grew fast and the lettuce too so we have those in abundance this week.   If you get strawberries in your share this week you are among the lucky....the season is over for them.... read more »

Meat Farm Happenings for June 6, 2020

Posted on June 3rd, 2020
First fresh chicken of the season is here!!!   These lovely chickens were harvested on Thursday and have never been frozen,  so you can eat them right away or freeze things yourself.  We hope you are enjoying the lovely warm weather this week and are able to grill out.    read more »