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Farm Happenings at Common Ground Farm

Farm Happenings for March 25, 2022

Posted on March 20th, 2022
Summer has arrived to the greenhouse.  We have started planting tomatoes and cucumbers and the timing is good because the temperature during these bright sunny days is soaring over 27 C! This week we have peppers, broccoli and cucumbers from pfennings as well as a return of our salad mix in small... read more »

Farm Happenings for March 18, 2022

Posted on March 13th, 2022
This week on the farm we will be beginning our greenhouse transformation.  The first of our extra early tomatoes will be in by the end of the week!  We have a bit of extra help this week with it being March break and Julian and Raine will be pitching in with greenhouse and hoophouse turnover. ... read more »

Farm Happenings for March 11, 2022

Posted on March 3rd, 2022
No deliveries this week, but you can order and pickup at the farm on Friday or at market on Saturday. From Pfenning's this week we have peppers, broccoli, celery, mushrooms, lemons, and ginger available. We also still have lots of local sweet potatoes available. On the farm we're enjoying the sunny... read more »

Farm Happenings for March 4, 2022

Posted on February 27th, 2022
This week we have dry goods in reusable containers!  These containers are from Friendlier company.  They work the same way as our new greens containers:  You scan the code on the back of the container when you are done with the Friendlier app on your phone (or you can enter them on... read more »

Farm Happenings for February 25, 2022

Posted on February 20th, 2022
Happy Family Day! No deliveries this week, but you can order and pickup at the farm on Friday or at market on Saturday. In partnership with Friendlier (https://www.friendlier.ca/) we're excited to start offering greens in reusable/returnable packaging this week! Please check out the details of... read more »

Farm Happenings for February 18, 2022

Posted on February 12th, 2022
Happy Valentine's Day! As days lengthen our stock of stored vegetables is starting to wind down. Atlas was a great help in digging out the last leeks of the season! We're also nearing the end of kohlrabi, garlic, carrots, and rutabaga.    This week we again have fresh cheese curds available... read more »

Farm Happenings for February 11, 2022

Posted on February 6th, 2022
No delivery this week!  But you can order and pickup from the farm or market.  We have tortillas added to our store this week from J&D Peters in Vienna which I believe a lot of people will be familiar with.  We are offering non-GMO tortilla chips from them plus certified organic corn... read more »

Farm Happenings for February 4, 2022

Posted on January 28th, 2022
While the grip of winter is still limiting our fresh produce, we're very happy to be able to continue planting in the greenhouse to be ready for the bright days to come. This week we have a new delivery from Gunn's Hill so be sure to check out their cheeses including delicious fresh curds and brie.... read more »

Farm Happenings for January 28, 2022

Posted on January 23rd, 2022
First plantings of 2022 are up!  We have new lettuce seedlings on our "heat table" in the greenhouse and Lonestar the cat agrees it's a good place to hang out in the winter!  Lettuce has slowed it's growth this time of year, but the tender mustard greens and arugula have filled some of the... read more »