Farm Happenings at Blue Mountain Academy Farm
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Farm Happenings at Blue Mountain Academy Farm

Happy Winter!

Posted on December 4th, 2019
Welcome back! We hope your Thanksgiving break was full of blessings and amazing food. We are happy to be with our customers for our final weeks. As you may know, our last delivery is on December 13. However, many of you may still request items by the box directly from Aaron Weber or Christina Houston... read more »

Mint Tea Now Available

Posted on November 20th, 2019
This week we have been working hard on baling hay and planting our fall/winter mix. We have many greens ready and more to come. We have also made a mint tea mixture that is ready for purchase as an add-on. The tea has been grown, dried, and processed at BMA Agriculture. You will receive a packet of loose... read more »

Jerusalem Artichokes

Posted on November 6th, 2019
This week, we harvested some Jerusalem Artichokes. This was brand new for me, so I enjoyed learning a new experience. We spent all day Monday harvesting and cleaning the Jerusalem Artichokes. I was told "it's like a potato". Oters mentioned but has a buttery taste much like artichokes. I had to try this.... read more »

Pumpkin Seeds and Greens

Posted on October 30th, 2019
We have so many tiny pumpkins and a few LARGE pumpkins. These are ready to be displayed, carved, or eaten! Pumpkin is very beneficial to our health. Even the seeds are well-known to carry many nutrients. "Pumpkin seeds are rich in antioxidants, iron, zinc, magnesium and many other nutrients. An ounce... read more »

Itsy, Bitsy Gourds!

Posted on October 23rd, 2019
We just got these cute gourds in with beautiful designs. I'm sure you could eat them, too. They look great with any fall decoration. In happy to have them available to our customers through our CSA program and at our Farm stand.  As we get ready fo your orders, we have been busy getting our plants... read more »

Rain or Shine, the farm keeps on!

Posted on October 16th, 2019
Since last week we have been working hard to get ready for the cold weather ahead. We have many winter projects underway to keep our crops alive as much as possible. We have lots of greens that are being covered by a greenhouse, as we speak. We also keep harvesting from some of our summer crops that... read more »

Happy Harvest

Posted on October 9th, 2019
This week has cooled down so much! We are thankful for the cooler weather because harvesting has increased on our farm and local farms around us. We have so much cauliflower and watermelons that are ripe and ready to be enjoyed. I hope you choose to have these items in your box because these are going... read more »

Welcome October!

Posted on October 2nd, 2019
Happy October, CSA members! Our fall harvest is beginning to flourish. The greens look amazing and fresh. We are still harvesting okra, strawberries, and raspberries. We also have TONS of jalapeno peppers. When picking the greens, we do our best to make sure they are clean and clear of any critters... read more »

Is that a pumpkin?

Posted on September 25th, 2019
We have a wonderful assortment of pumpkins. They're beautiful enough to display, then eat it up! We are still harvesting raspberries and strawberries. Our okra is still producing. We also have greenhouse cucumbers and tomatoes. We've begun transplanting our leafy greens for the fall harvest. Many of... read more »