Farm Happenings at Capital Greens Urban Farm
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Farm Happenings at Capital Greens Urban Farm

Farm Happenings for September 24, 2020

Posted on September 20th, 2020
Introducing a new seasonal staple this week: delicata squash! Sourced from Cadence Ecological Farm. I’m certainly looking forward to trying them...hope you are too!   Farmer Mat read more »

Farm Happenings for September 17, 2020

Posted on September 13th, 2020
Hi Folks! It's week 14 of your veggie subscription! The plan is to have 18 weeks total, but, depending on the weather, harvests may stop short of that, or maybe they'll go longer!  With cooler weather, the crops have really slowed down quite a bit! Unfortunately there is no salad mix this week,... read more »

Farm Happenings for September 10, 2020

Posted on September 4th, 2020
Pretty the same selection of veggies as the last couple weeks!   The nights are really starting to cool off, and the sun is setting earlier and earlier every night...it's hard to believe that there are just 5 more weeks left in the season!   Hope you're savouring the season on your long... read more »

Farm Happenings for Week 11

Posted on August 23rd, 2020
Hi Folks! Hopefully this week's shares will go more smoothly for everyone than they have the last couple weeks! I have a good feeling about week 11. We're in the abundant summer harvest season, so there's a nice variety of options for you to customize your shares this week. The quality control issue... read more »

Farm Happenings for CSA Week 10

Posted on August 16th, 2020
Hi Folks,   We're into peak season now! I'm very happy to be offering more variety for you this week! We've got cherry tomatoes, the first heirloom beefsteak tomatoes, plus the usual greens etc that you've come to expect. Unfortunately my cucumber and zucchini crops have really been struggling... read more »

Farm Happenings for August 13, 2020

Posted on August 9th, 2020
Tomato season has finally begun! Introducing the Cherry Tomato Medley's starting lineup: Esterina- A beautiful meaty yellow cherry tomato with excellent sweetness Toronjina- Orange cherry tomato, bursting with sweetness Sakura- bright red, large, juicy and flavourful cherry tomatoes Blush- large... read more »

Farm Happenings for Week 8

Posted on August 2nd, 2020
Hi Everyone!I hope you're all enjoying the long weekend!  It's a busy time on the farm these days, trying to get all the summer weeds back under control, and preparing for a big planting push of fall crops! We are working hard out in the field...but thankfully it's a bit cooler now than it was... read more »

Farm Happenings for July 30, 2020

Posted on July 24th, 2020
Hi All,   We've got some great veggies for you this week! My cucumbers aren't quite ready yet, but you can buy some as an add-on, from Cadence Ecological Farm. Hope you enjoy :)   Mat read more »

Farm Happenings for Week 6

Posted on July 19th, 2020
Hi Folks! I'm very excited to be offering a couple new products this week. The first new offering is available as an add-on purchase for you: edible flowers! Sourced from a couple friends of mine, Emily and Karin, who specialize in edible flowers and herbal teas, grown organically at the Just Food Farm.... read more »