Farm Happenings at Cedarville Farm
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Farm Happenings at Cedarville Farm

Farm Happenings for September 1, 2021

Posted on August 29th, 2021
Hi, Friends: More rain fell at the end of last week ~ such a gift!  Late summer and leaning toward fall, the outdoors is showing a familiar complexion: cooler temps, a bit of moisture, lower light levels (shorter days) and a garden a few notches below the wildly fecund state it was in even a few... read more »

Farm Happenings for August 25, 2021

Posted on August 20th, 2021
Hi, Friends: The cool weather is welcome to this sun-baked crew, but it seems to signal the beginning of fall and tapering of the harvest.  Ten days ago if you looked in the tomato houses, you saw flashes of red throughout.  This morning what we saw were orbs of green, though a lot of them... read more »

Farm Happenings for August 18, 2021

Posted on August 15th, 2021
Greetings Friends: Was it just a dream that we had rain last week end? Walking through the woods down to the farm, the soil was moist and there was glistening in the foliage of the trees.  The entire garden was shimmering and the soil dark; a loamy, life affirming fragrance teased the senses. A... read more »

Farm Happenings for August 11, 2021

Posted on August 8th, 2021
Greetings: An old bit of farmer wisdom states that a half inch of rainfall is equal to a full inch of irrigation (that is, water the farmer pumps onto their fields from a well or pond) ~ and it's true.  The garden today is glowing with the sweet and mysterious kiss of natural moisture, with virtually... read more »

Farm Happenings for August 4, 2021

Posted on August 1st, 2021
Hi, Friends: We awoke this morning to the eerie golden light of smoke infused skies.  A scratchy throat  confirms that the conflagrations burning to the east and north of us are bleeding smoke our way.  We don't expect this to impact either our harvest work or the quality of the vegetables... read more »