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Farm Happenings at Ecosystem Farm

Growings On 10/26/20

Posted on October 26th, 2020
It wouldn't be 2020 if the goalposts didn't keep moving... I had someone lined up to loan me enough to cover building out the minimum needed at the new space. I found out yesterday evening that his wife was in a serious accident.  1) I really hope she'll be ok 2) I need to find that money some1 read more »

Growings On 10/24/20

Posted on October 24th, 2020
Everything is finally moved! Including the 53 ft trailer load of cardboard that I noticed sitting in the Woodford Logistics parking lot. Since I'm planning on using cardboard as a base for building new soil at the new site, I made what was probably the oddest call the receptionist had gotten in a w1 read more »

Growings On 10/17/20

Posted on October 17th, 2020
All the strawberries have been dug up! I've got two more loads of stuff to transport and two trailers to move, and then I'll be off the old property entirely! The crew celebrated by making flower crowns on the last day :D  Now we shift into preparing the new place. We put in a driveway and mov1 read more »

Growings On 10/10/20

Posted on October 10th, 2020
We had two weeks of beautiful dry weather, leveled the spot for the shipping container at our new property, and it started pouring a half hour before the truck was supposed to show up.  *facepalm* Gravel will show up Monday for the driveway, and then I'll get to spend Tuesday spreading gravel1 read more »

Growings On 10/5/20

Posted on October 5th, 2020
Still no word from the judge... but we're over halfway through digging out strawberry plants, and I really hope we can finish by the weekend. Keeping my fingers crossed that Hurricane Delta aimed at us on Friday and Saturday veers elsewhere. Not only will it be tight to get the space leveled for th1 read more »

Farm Happenings for October 7, 2020

Posted on October 3rd, 2020
We're in a bit of a weird spot in the season - it got cool so fast that most of the summer crops have stopped producing, and the fall root veg hasn't fully come in. So things look a bit sparse this week, but we should have more variety in the coming weeks.   In the meantime, our move between s1 read more »