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

Farm Happenings for Dec 13, 2018

Posted on December 10th, 2018
We're almost at the end of the 2018 veggie box season:  2 weeks left! If you are interested in continuing to get vegetables from us throughout the winter, here's what you do:   Come to the Western Fair Market on Saturdays between 8 and 3 or Sundays between 10 and 2.  We'll be... read more »

Farm Happenings for Nov 28, 2018

Posted on November 26th, 2018
Greenhouse Heat!  That has been the big side project for this month. We are almost there and our greenhouse is warm enough for lettuce so we've been producing a lot!  In past years the lettuce production falls off in November and through cold winters we usually have only small amounts of spinach... read more »

Farm Happenings for Nov 8, 2018

Posted on November 5th, 2018
This is shaping up to be a very wet fall for us!  The wet weather has thankfully come late enough that it won't have a huge effect on our fall storage crops, but it definitely makes getting the full harvest in a bit of a challenge!  We are working away at the last few storage crops to harvest... read more »

Farm Happenings for November 1, 2018

Posted on October 29th, 2018
This past week we had our Oktoberfest celebration in the barn and we had a lot of fun!  Valerie and Peter came from Harvest Pantry and provided toppings for sausage on a bun. We still have pork available for bulk order if you are interested.  Send me an email if you are and I'll give you more... read more »

Farm Happenings for October 24, 2018

Posted on October 14th, 2018
Oktoberfest at the farm this Thursday!  Please let me know if you are a delivery share and plan to come out to the farm to pick up.  We'll give you a free sausage on a bun if you do to make up for the delivery fee. This week we have the last of our bell peppers.  This fall is shaping... read more »

Farm Happenings for October 10, 2018

Posted on October 8th, 2018
Last week of the summer CSA! Please don't forget that pickup is now Thursday this week and delivery will be on Friday. We are definitely into fall veggies and we still have new things to introduce in the Fall CSA starting next week (sweet potatoes, leek, parsnips).  As well, the fall selection... read more »

Farm Happenings for Sept 27, 2018

Posted on September 28th, 2018
First Transplants in the new Greenhouse!  Definitely a big step for us.  This greenhouse has been a project for us all summer and we now have the first lettuce crop going in.  There is still a lot of work to be done to get it ready for winter, but the wheels are in motion!   read more »

Farm Happenings for Sept 21, 2018

Posted on August 10th, 2018
Fall harvest has begun!  This time of year we begin some of our largest harvests, most intended for fall and winter storage.  In this picture you can see our field of beets with carrots in the background. We have a few spots left for the dinner but you have only until Monday to purchase tickets... read more »

Farm Happenings for August 7, 2018

Posted on August 3rd, 2018
First week of our Late summer session!  For any new members, welcome!  If you have any questions at all about the process please do ask me or even call 519-777-6383.  Lots of great stuff coming out of the fields this time of year so you should have plenty of options to fill out your share. ... read more »