Farm Happenings at Barr Farms
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Farm Happenings at Barr Farms

Farm Happenings for August 31, 2021

Posted on August 29th, 2021
Crops are still transitioning to the fall.....last of the squash and zucchini for the year are available this week.  We also had a bumper harvest of peppers this week...so get you some while you can!    More winter squashes and more greens available this week as well.    Radishes... read more »

Farm Happenings for August 28, 2021

Posted on August 26th, 2021
Crops are still transitioning to the fall.....last of the squash and zucchini for the year are available this week.  We also had a bumper harvest of peppers this week...so get you some while you can!    More squashes and more greens available this week as well.    Radishes and... read more »

Farm Happenings for August 21, 2021

Posted on August 19th, 2021
Well, this is the transition time for fall crops.    Watermelon on the way out and butternut and fall greens on the way in.   This time of year is always interesting.   We made out final push this last week to get all seeds in the ground for our harvests this year.    If... read more »

Farm Happenings for August 17, 2021

Posted on August 15th, 2021
Sorry to report we ran out of ground beef for this week.   we still have some good beef in stock and we have 2 beef at the processor....the timing didn't quite work out with our stock this week. read more »

Farm Happenings for August 17, 2021

Posted on August 15th, 2021
Sweet bulls horn peppers are beautiful this week, and the shiitakes are still raging!!!   we are trying to avoid summer burnout as the weeks are hot and humid and the kids go back to school.   September 1 is just around the corner as the fall crops continue to grow strong. read more »

Farm Happenings for August 14, 2021

Posted on August 10th, 2021
Sweet bulls horn peppers are beautiful this week, and the shiitakes are still raging!   And well I have learned over the years that you can’t be good at everything!   Sweet corn is currently our toughest crop to grow.  We have never been able to master the combination of nitrogen,... read more »

Farm Happenings for August 10, 2021

Posted on August 8th, 2021
well I have learned over the years that you can’t be good at everything!   Sweet corn is currently our toughest crop to grow.  We have never been able to master the combination of nitrogen, water and pest control to make it happen.  So it’s not looking good.   Organic... read more »

Farm Happenings for August 3, 2021

Posted on August 1st, 2021
Bacon is an option this week.    need I say more?    read more »

Farm Happenings for August 3, 2021

Posted on August 1st, 2021
SHIITAKES are still coming strong.    On the fruit side, we are seeing some cantaloupes coming in this week, which is always exciting.  this fruit like watermelons are a challenge to grow because we can't always know what's going on inside the melon until they are cut open.   Green... read more »