Farm Happenings at Common Ground Farm
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Farm Happenings at Common Ground Farm

Farm Happenings for October 29, 2020

Posted on October 25th, 2020
Major fall harvest continues on the farm.  We are less than half way through our carrot harvest and we still have some beets and winter radish to bring into the cooler.  We have planted about half of our garlic so far and hope that this week we will have our greenhouse 80% planted in winter... read more »

Farm Happenings for October 22, 2020

Posted on October 19th, 2020
Welcome to anyone who has just started with us for our fall CSA of 9 weeks.  This will take us all the way until the week of December 18th.  If you are with us from Grand Bend, we will have 5 more weeks of share deliveries to the Lake Hound. We will be adding leek to our list for this... read more »

Farm Happenings for October 16, 2020

Posted on October 12th, 2020
This week we are doing "farmstand" only orders and no delivery.  Regular fall CSA shares and deliveries will begin next week (Oct 22-23).  We do have lots available this week of course so we are making pre-orders available for pickup at the market this weekend as well as farm pickup. ... read more »

Farm Happenings for October 8, 2020

Posted on October 4th, 2020
This is the last week of the summer CSA (week 20)!  We take one week off next week to get our hoophouses in order and begin our large fall harvests of our storage crops (and maybe even take Monday off!).  So no share next week. If you have egg cartons you've been saving up, we need them! ... read more »

Farm Happenings for October 1, 2020

Posted on September 27th, 2020
Even though it is officially fall, we have 2 weeks left of our "summer" csa / weekly deliveries.  You should have received an email about fall deliveries this past week and note that if you signed up this summer, you may have selected "auto-renew" for the fall so please check if the settings in... read more »

Farm Happenings for September 27, 2020

Posted on September 20th, 2020
Fall is here - at least in the weather.  The last few years have seen some warm late summer and early fall periods and this sudden cold has taken us a bit by surprise.  But it's not all bad, even though we've had a light frost last Friday.  The fall cooler crops are really going to benefit... read more »

Farm Happenings for September 17, 2020

Posted on September 13th, 2020
-highlight fall crops -rutabaga, napa, beets, carrots, mustards, hakurei -back to school   read more »

Farm Happenings for September 10, 2020

Posted on September 6th, 2020
Welcome to our newest members this week from Grand Bend!  We are trialing a small dropoff for Grand Bend starting this week thanks to LeeAnn from Completely Rooted who has been bugging me to come to Grand Bend for the past year!  I will send out a separate email regarding the Grand Bend pick... read more »

Farm Happenings for September 3, 2020

Posted on August 30th, 2020
With September hitting us, the farm really feels like it is switching gears.  Most of our planting outside with the exception of some radishes, lettuce and spinach is pretty much finished for the year.  We are continuing to plant our hoophouses and our greenhouses with greens from now until... read more »