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

Farm Happenings for November 3, 2022

Posted on October 31st, 2022
We have been having a lot of fun with our carrot harvester this last week.  We have a bit of an issue though:  this planting of carrots in the picture is better than we've had in years!  The carrots are sweet and crisp and the rows are absolutely full.  So we are running out of room... read more »

Farm Happenings for October 27, 2022

Posted on October 23rd, 2022
The season turnover continues here.  We feel ahead on our bulk harvest of storage crops so we've continued replacing the hot weather crops in our hoophouses with things that will provide throughout the winter like this labouriously transplanted spinach!   Despite the loss of some summer... read more »

Farm Happenings for October 20, 2022

Posted on October 17th, 2022
This week we continue to focus on fall harvests bringing in lots more carrots and cabbages for the frozen months ahead. We again have a HUGE amount of beautiful spinach available with XL bags (750g of spinach) on sale at $12 instead of the usual $17.  If you like spinach, you should get on this... read more »

Farm Happenings for October 13, 2022

Posted on October 9th, 2022
Thanksgiving has past, but it's not really linked to an end of harvest for us!  In fact we are really just getting started with our big fall harvests.  We have packed away about 1/2 of our cabbage for the winter and just started harvesting our winter carrots (which by the way have become WAY... read more »

Farm Happenings for October 6, 2022

Posted on October 2nd, 2022
Happy Thanksgiving! This morning saw the first frost of the fall season, while it marks the end (or near-end) of many of our hot-weather crops, it also dramatically improves the flavour of the cool season crops including cabbages, kale, carrots, turnips, and winter radishes. Lots of new veggies are... read more »