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

Farm Happenings for June 17, 2022

Posted on June 12th, 2022
Welcome this week to our new subscription members who are just starting to receiver your boxes!  While we are still solidly in our spring season we are seeing serious grown and some new crops coming in this week.  We have lots of hoophouse grown carrots and beets and our first outdoor bunches... read more »

Farm Happenings for June 10, 2022

Posted on June 6th, 2022
After a big push last week to get our most of our full-season transplants (tomatoes, peppers, eggplant, zucchini, herbs, melons, etc.) in the ground, we now have lots of weeding to catch up on! Pictured are Devon, Alex, and Josh, cleaning up one of our beet plantings (with morale support from Atlas in... read more »

Farm Happenings for June 3, 2022

Posted on May 29th, 2022
We got our tunnel tomatoes planted, finally!  We hope you had a chance to plant your own gardens.  Our tomato plant sales were a success and we sold out of everything we grew!  Our greenhouse tomatoes are just getting started so we have a small number available this week and a lot more... read more »

Farm Happenings for May 27, 2022

Posted on May 22nd, 2022
Week 3 of our main season! We continue to catch up on our spring planting and things are looking good.  We finally got all our potatoes planted last week and our final spring project of re-building our large unheated hoophouse is done(it is affectionately referred to has hoophouse 2 because it... read more »

Farm Happenings for May 20, 2022

Posted on May 15th, 2022
Asparagus and Rhubarb is available this week from Orchard Hill Farm and Mazak farm.  Both are very local to us and we are happy we can use them to round out these early spring CSA shares.  We have an abundance of our greenhouse japanese cucumbers and lots of our salad mix too this week. ... read more »

Farm Happenings for May 13, 2022

Posted on May 8th, 2022
First Week for 2022! Even though many of you were probably with our winter program up until 2 weeks ago, this week marks the great beginning for 2022 for us.  And the weather and shift in work is right on time with it as well.  We are busy on the farm prepping our fields and catching up on... read more »

Farm Happenings for May 6, 2022

Posted on May 1st, 2022
The first planting of greenhouse cucumbers are taking off! We're very excited for them and expect to have the first harvest just in time for the start of main season next week. No deliveries this week, but please place an order to pick up at the farm on Friday afternoon or at Western Fair market on... read more »

Farm Happenings for April 29, 2022

Posted on April 24th, 2022
Spring is farm improvement time for us, and one of the key projects this year is to improve our deer exclusion fence. Many deer live in our area and make it very challenging to grow crops that they like to eat, including lettuce, beets, carrots, swiss chard, and beans. As the saying goes though, good... read more »

Farm Happenings for April 22, 2022

Posted on April 18th, 2022
Despite the unusually cold weather this week, we're very excited for spring! Last week we got our first field transplants in the ground. In the photo, baby brassicas (cabbages, kohlrabi, and kale) are nicely protected from wind and frost under row cover. No deliveries this week, but please place an... read more »