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Farm Happenings at Common Roots Urban Farm

Common Roots Urban Farm CSA Newsletter #13

Posted on August 31st, 2020
Did you feel it? I felt it. It was the other day, early evening. The first feeling of cool fall air. It’s coming.  Trees that were flush with green leaves start to show signs of fading. Mowing frequency has decreased. But, for me, the first sign of a waning summer is garlic. Garlic is harvested... read more »

Common Roots Urban Farm CSA Newsletter #12

Posted on August 30th, 2020
Bear is the eldest dog at the farm at just over 11 years. Although he made Buffalo his home many years ago, he hails from the great state of Maine. I, Terra, am a Buffalo native but Maine is where I began my farming career, and where I met Bear. Having been in Maine for 3 years and into my third farming... read more »

Common Roots Urban Farm CSA Newsletter #12

Posted on August 24th, 2020
Bear is the eldest dog at the farm at just over 11 years. Although he made Buffalo his home many years ago, he hails from the great state of Maine. I, Terra, am a Buffalo native but Maine is where I began my farming career, and where I met Bear. Having been in Maine for 3 years and into my third farming... read more »

Common Roots Urban Farm CSA Newsletter #11

Posted on August 17th, 2020
NOTE: This week at pickup everyone will have a choice of Raspberries, Watermelon or Cantaloupe to add to your share. Depending on when you arrive, all three may not still be available to choose from but everyone will get something! I adopted my first dog at the age of 29. I had been a lifelong cat person... read more »

Common Roots Urban Farm CSA Newsletter #10

Posted on August 13th, 2020
NOTE: This week at pickup everyone will have a choice of Raspberries, Watermelon or Cantaloupe to add to your share. Depending on when you arrive, all three may not still be available to choose from but everyone will get something! Answering calls from unknown callers is a gamble. Most frequently I... read more »

Common Roots Urban Farm CSA Newsletter #10

Posted on August 10th, 2020
Answering calls from unknown callers is a gamble. Most frequently I am confronted with an automated voice desperately warning me about the expiration of the warranty for a truck I haven’t had in years. Sometimes I get calls from customers and that is a pleasant surprise. On a beautiful April day,... read more »

Common Roots Urban Farm CSA Newsletter #9

Posted on August 6th, 2020
Dew lingers on freshly cut grass. Slowly rising from its nocturnal resting spot, the sun slowly warms the ground and hastens the tiny droplets into their gaseous form. The moist air promptly adheres itself to my skin. Dogs slumber lazily under the sprawling shade of our Norway maple tree. Sunflowers... read more »

Common Roots Urban Farm CSA Newsletter #8

Posted on August 3rd, 2020
Dew lingers on freshly cut grass. Slowly rising from its nocturnal resting spot, the sun slowly warms the ground and hastens the tiny droplets into their gaseous form. The moist air promptly adheres itself to my skin. Dogs slumber lazily under the sprawling shade of our Norway maple tree. Sunflowers... read more »