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

Farm Happenings for September 22, 2022

Posted on September 18th, 2022
We have more romanesco this week!  If you didn't get a chance to get one, give it a try this week.  It's very much used like a cauliflower but has an amazingly chaotic shape and good flavour to match!  This week we have a bunch of new types of organic squash from HOPE eco-farms near Aylmer. ... read more »

Farm Happenings for September 15, 2022

Posted on September 11th, 2022
Fall is around the corner and definitely the best time for brassica family of vegetables (broccoli, cauliflower, cabbage, kohlrabi, kale, etc.)! While the summer crops are slowing down in general, we still have lots of sweet peppers, romas, and salad tomatoes available this week. New this week from our... read more »

Farm Happenings for September 8, 2022

Posted on September 4th, 2022
What to do with a huge excess of cherry tomatoes?  This year we over-estimated the amount we would need and on top of that the plants have been healthy and producing a LOT!  What to do with them all?  Well we found an amazing way to make use of them the last couple of years.  It simply... read more »

Farm Happenings for September 1, 2022

Posted on August 28th, 2022
The festival happened and it was great!  Thank you to all those who could make it out.  We hope this can be a yearly thing from now on! We regret to report that this week we are a bit short on lettuce mix!  This is unfortunate but the first time THIS YEAR that this has happened! ... read more »

Farm Happenings for August 25, 2022

Posted on August 21st, 2022
Roma tomatoes are taking off and we have lots available in Harvie for ordering.  Please send us an email if they are sold out this week and we will put you on the list to get them as soon as we harvest more. We at the farm love melons and have lots available this week: cantaloupe, honeydew,... read more »

Farm Happenings for August 18, 2022

Posted on August 14th, 2022
Roma tomatoes have started and will be in Harvie for ordering.  Please send us an email if they are sold out this week and we will put you on the list to get them as soon as we harvest more.  We will also have bulk jalapenos and tomatillos available soon too! This week we have a few new items... read more »

Farm Happenings for August 11, 2022

Posted on August 7th, 2022
This week we are in full summer harvest swing.  We have a huge load of green beans and cherry tomatoes will be in quarts and 2L containers this week.  We will have peaches available from Great Lakes Farm again this week as well as blueberries from Bluegroves (this *might* be the last week for... read more »

Farm Happenings for August 4, 2022

Posted on August 1st, 2022
LAST week to buy discount tickets for our festival!  Add them to your share now (regular priced tickets will still be available after this). Fresh spanish onions! They are nearly full size and we will be harvesting our entire crop next week.  We have the very start of our watermelons this... read more »

Farm Happenings for July 28, 2022

Posted on July 24th, 2022
We got our garlic all harvested (along with an impromptu wagon ride)!  With the heavy rain coming last week we wanted to get the garlic out before the outer wrapper layers got too soaked.  The crop looks nice although definitely smaller heads overall than last year.  It is drying in our... read more »