Farm Happenings at Broadfork Farm
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Farm Happenings at Broadfork Farm

Where Have All the Cucumbers Gone?

Posted on July 15th, 2019
Mid July! Heat is really setting in! Some vegetable plants love it, and others despise it. Kale (and Broccoli and Cabbage) are things of the past. We'll see them again in the fall. But even some crops that seem like summer crops are badly damaged by the bugs and fungal disease that thrive in the heat... read more »

Farm Happenings for July 13, 2019

Posted on July 11th, 2019
We are grateful for some rain after these weeks of hot, dry weather! Water from overhead actually causes a lot of problems for plant growth here in our humid and hot climate (wet foliage leads quickly to fungal disease). However, a good soaking from rain is really helpful from time to time. The plants... read more »

Farm Happenings for July 10, 2019

Posted on July 8th, 2019
We are grateful for some rain after these weeks of hot, dry weather! Water from overhead actually causes a lot of problems for plant growth here in our humid and hot climate (wet foliage leads quickly to fungal disease). However, a good soaking from rain is really helpful after a long period of dryness.... read more »

All Pick Ups Normal for July 6

Posted on July 4th, 2019
All Farm Share pick ups this week are normal, even with the July 4th Holiday. - TOMATOES, Bread, and FLOWERS are always separate from the green boxes. - PLEASE tell anyone you have picking up your share for you that they need to find the box with your name on it, plus any items of yours outside... read more »

Pick Ups Normal for July 3, 2019

Posted on July 1st, 2019
All Farm Share pick ups this week are normal, even with the July 4th Holiday. **Perk Coffee is closed, but the door will be unlocked with staff inside doing deep cleaning. Shares will be inside in the air conditioning. - TOMATOES, Bread, and FLOWERS are always separate from the green boxes. -... read more »

TOMATOES, Bread, & FLOWERS are outside of the green boxes!

Posted on June 27th, 2019
We'll keep highlighting this message for one more week -- -TOMATOES, Bread, & FLOWERS are always outside of the green boxes. Please be sure to collect yours each week if you have any of those items in your share. All pick up locations are similar: Tomatoes, Bread, & Flowers are in separate crates... read more »

TOMATOES, Bread, & FLOWERS are outside of the green boxes!

Posted on June 24th, 2019
-TOMATOES, Bread, & FLOWERS are always outside of the green boxes. Please be sure to collect yours each week if you have any of those items in your share. All pick up locations are similar: Tomatoes, Bread, & Flowers are in separate crates beside the stacks of green boxes. If you don't check... read more »

TOMATOES, Bread, & FLOWERS are outside of the green boxes!

Posted on June 20th, 2019
M.I.P.'s: (Most Important Points) -TOMATOES, Bread, & FLOWERS are always outside of the green boxes. Please be sure to collect yours each week if you have any of those items in your share. (See picture above for what it looks like at our pick up at Perk! in Bon Air. All other pick up locations... read more »

TOMATOES, Bread, & FLOWERS are outside of the green boxes!

Posted on June 17th, 2019
M.I.P.'s: (Most Important Points) -TOMATOES, Bread, & FLOWERS are always outside of the green boxes. Please be sure to collect yours each week if you have any of those items in your share. (See picture above for what it looks like at our pick up at Perk! in Bon Air. All other pick up locations... read more »