Farm Happenings at Diggin' Roots Farm
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Farm Happenings at Diggin' Roots Farm

Farm Happenings for June 29, 2021

Posted on June 28th, 2021
Whew! As I write this morning, we're staring at another record-breaking day of heat. Yesterday was a culmination of 72 hours of mitigation measures. Extra watering, mudding the greenhouses, spraying white clay on some sensitive new transplants (reflective protection), setting valve timers in the propagation... read more »

Farm Happenings for June 22, 2021

Posted on June 21st, 2021
Good Morning!  And welcome to the 2021 summer veggie train. It feels a bit like we skipped Spring altogether, given that tomatoes are imminent while the first Sugar Snap Peas are hot and bothered. Your farmers are maybe a little bit hot too. These early heat waves kicked us into high gear, though... read more »

Farm Happenings for June 15, 2021

Posted on June 14th, 2021
1.5 inches of rain in the past 72 hours! That's what the rain gauge says, and that's what it feels like - a warm, full, forgiving constant rain. This was the first Sunday since April that actually felt like a real lazy day. The whole farm is being irrigated at once! And this farmer took a little extra... read more »

Farm Happenings for June 8, 2021

Posted on June 6th, 2021
Hello Friends! I'm going to keep this short this week, with just a few notable mentions of....The Goods. Fennel is making its first appearance in the box. These were planted in the greenhouse in late February, and are so tender and sweet and perfect in form. I like to slice fennel thinly and sauté... read more »