Farm Happenings at Barr Farms
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Farm Happenings at Barr Farms

Farm Happenings for August 2, 2022

Posted on July 31st, 2022
Have we now had too much rain?   Hard to tell still...Things are sopping wet but not sure how the crops will take it.   If it goes to 100 degrees again then things may start to wilt and struggle.   Still getting some good harvests going with cantaloupes, eggplant and melons....okra is... read more »

Farm Happenings for July 26, 2022

Posted on July 24th, 2022
Chicken is low inventory right now, but we are picking up a fresh round of our birds from the processor so look for more availability in the next delivery! read more »

Farm Happenings for July 19, 2022

Posted on July 17th, 2022
Another nice rain shower this Sunday!   it really does help as we are just now planing the Broccoli, Kale, Cabbage etc in the fields.   These crops will be harvested in September and sometimes it is a real challenge to get them growing while it is hot and dry!    The moisture also... read more »

Farm Happenings for July 12, 2022

Posted on July 10th, 2022
WE GOT RAIN!   A good one over two days.   Not sure if it will break the drought entirely but it has really helped.    It was the first significant precipitation in almost a month.   Things that we had been watering constantly grew overnight!    The watering has paid... read more »

Farm Happenings for July 5, 2022

Posted on July 3rd, 2022
It has been really dry!   we are doing all we can do keep things watered but the ponds are at about half capacity and its early in the summer.   The lettuce looked pretty good despite the heat and the cabbage and potatoes are coming in.   Tomatoes are trickling in too, still waiting for... read more »