Farm Happenings at Cooper's CSA Farm
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Farm Happenings at Cooper's CSA Farm

Winter/Spring 2019 Week 1 of 14; Meat Share (Beef, Pork, Chicken)- Coopers CSA Farm Happenings

Posted on November 2nd, 2019
Our winter season has begun!  The animals may not be grazing pasture anymore but they still get to enjoy the outdoors. The breeds we have selected for our cattle and our pigs are very tolerant to Canada's cold winters! They have no problem with cold temps & snow. We provide them with a nice... read more »

Cooper’s CSA Farm Happenings Nov 6-9 2019 Winter Spring Farm Box

Posted on November 2nd, 2019
Welcome to the beginning of our Winter/Spring Farm Box season. In the 2 weeks since the end of our summer season we have harvested and tucked into storage all of our root crops, finished harvesting and took down our seasonal greenhouse tunnels, put all the irrigation equipment away and have most of our... read more »

Week 20 of 20, 2019 Farm Veggie Box Cooper’s CSA Farm Happenings

Posted on October 11th, 2019
Well here we are and just like that it’s the last week of our summer CSA season. Fall is here, the colours are awesome and we still have some nice weather. We are working hard on harvesting our storage crops. Sweet potatoes and fingerling potatoes are in their storage bins. Now onto the rest of... read more »

Week 19 of 20, 2019 Vegetable Farm Box Coopers CSA Farm Happenings

Posted on October 5th, 2019
Frost on the pumpkins. We had our first frost Saturday morning so I guess we are giving into fall. we protected our tender crops so no severe damage. on the plus side it looks like we are warming back up again. We finished up our sweet potato harvest and they are now curing in the greenhouse. We are... read more »

Week 19 of 20; Summer 2019 Meat Shares-Coopers CSA Farm Happenings

Posted on October 4th, 2019
This is the last meat delivery for the summer season!  Thank you all for another great season. We've loved all of the photos and customized shares, it is very rewarding to see you all enjoy a 'nose to tail' style of eating. A few things for the end of the season: Please return all red bags... read more »

Week 18 Summer 2019 Vegetable Farm Box

Posted on September 28th, 2019
Its that time of year and we are in full swing with our corn maze. Remember with your CSA subscription you get free admission to the farm. Corn maze, u pick pumpkins, raspberry and for now strawberry, farm tours and more. Come see us! Sweet potato, baby leeks and butternut squash are new this week.... read more »

Week 17 Meat Share; Coopers CSA Farm Happenings

Posted on September 20th, 2019
We are close to the end! For some of you, this will be your last meat delivery of the summer. (You may have other meat shares week 19 of 20.)  - Our fall season is beginning this weekend so a reminder that as share members, you and your immediate family have FREE entrance to our corn maze! So... read more »

Week 17 Summer 2019 Vegetable Share- Cooper's CSA Farm Happenings

Posted on September 20th, 2019
The summer season is winding down (week 17 of 20) so we want to remind you to return boxes, bags, plastic quarts, and egg cartons. We really want to re use as much as possible to try and reduce waste and it helps keep costs down. CORN MAZE AND FALL FESTIVAL OPEN! Farm tours, mini mazes and... read more »

Week 16 Summer 2019 Vegetable Share- Cooper's CSA Farm Happenings

Posted on September 13th, 2019
Fall is coming and as the weather cools down one of the more enjoyable places to work on the farm is in our tunnels. In the pic is Jairo and Fili. Jairo has been with us for 18 years, Fili for 9. Along with Jose and Lio these four gentleman are the main field crew who take care of 90% of the produce... read more »