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Farm Happenings at Bountiful Blessings Farm

Farm Happenings for October 27, 2020

Posted on October 25th, 2020
Dear CSA, We’ve had a lovely weekend away from the farm camping in the backcountry on North Carolina. We were anticipating the beautiful fall colors, and the red, orange, and yellow leaves did not disappoint! We camped on a lovely creek bank, and spent a wonderful three days of relaxation and... read more »

Sunshine and Gentle Showers

Posted on October 11th, 2020
We've been blessed this week with absolutely gorgeous weather! The sunshine and cooler temperatures make the perfect conditions for working outdoors. Lots more seedlings were tucked in the ground this week, including the early crop of flowers for the spring! I know it may seem odd to be planting flowers... read more »

New chicks coming to the farm!

Posted on October 4th, 2020
Hello CSA Family, We are thrilled to have ordered a new batch of baby chicks! We will be raising these darling little balls of fluff through the winter so they will be ready to lay in time for the start of our spring CSA. We get a lot of good reactions when we have green and blue eggs in our mix, so... read more »

Strawberries are in the ground!

Posted on September 27th, 2020
Fall is a very busy season on the farm as we rush to get all the winter crops in the ground. As the days get shorter, and there is less sunny hours each day, plants take longer to grow, so time is of the essence! A big event on the farm is strawberry planting. It's typically an "all hand on deck" days... read more »

Rain, Rain, and More Rain... (9-13-20)

Posted on September 13th, 2020
Dear CSA, Are you all staying dry? Down here in Williamsport, we have been absolutely pounded with rain this weekend, causing severe flooding in many areas of the farm and gardens. In just 24 hours we got over 8 inches of rain, and as I sit here writing it is still raining steadily! Needless to say,... read more »

Rain, Rain, and More Rain... (9-13-20)

Posted on September 13th, 2020
Dear CSA, Are you all staying dry? Down here in Williamsport, we have been absolutely pounded with rain this weekend, causing severe flooding in many areas of the farm and gardens. In just 24 hours we got over 8 inches of rain, and as I sit here writing it is still raining steadily! Needless to say,... read more »

Welcome to a new fall/winter season!

Posted on August 30th, 2020
Hello dear CSA members! It's hard to believe that once again it is already the start of a new farming season. We have had a lovely summer season, and we are so thankful for our wonderful family and interns that have put in so many hours of hard work to bring you the best produce possible. This season... read more »

Final Delivery Summer '20

Posted on August 23rd, 2020
We have come to the final week of our summer CSA season! We say good bye to some of our favorite summer crops (like corn). We also say goodbye to some fine young interns (3 leave and 2 stay for a couple more months). Goodbyes are never easy, but every ending signals a new beginning. Next week we will... read more »

A Full Day!

Posted on August 16th, 2020
This morning dawned cool and crisp.  I had one thing on my mind, the Smith family was coming to help us weed the blueberries!  Earlier this summer we bartered tomatoes for a day of weeding. You see we seem to have a repeating challenge with our blueberry patch and by the end of the summer they... read more »