Farm Happenings at Fair Sun Farm
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Farm Happenings at Fair Sun Farm

Farm Happenings for Oct 5, 2022

Posted on October 2nd, 2022
We have SOOO many peppers this week! We pulled everything off the plants to ensure their survival with the chilly nighttime temperatures we are getting now.  There are so many ways to use peppers! I suggest freezing some for the winter if possible! Most of the time I just chop and freeze them,... read more »

Farm Happenings for Sep 28, 2022

Posted on September 25th, 2022
It's winter squash time!!  This season we grew Autumn Frost squashes, they are our favourites!!  Pat drove to my aunt and uncle's this past week and picked up a big load from them. They grow butternut, buttercup, acorn and spaghetti squashes. Everything from Forman Farms will be available... read more »

Farm Happenings for Sept 21, 2022

Posted on September 18th, 2022
We are getting towards the end of the season now! I can't believe how quickly this month is flying by! There are 6 weeks left of veggies.  If you've got shares on hold that you'd like to reschedule, feel free to double up on any of the remaining weeks.    Recipe Ideas:  Garlic... read more »

Farm Happenings for Sep 14, 2022

Posted on September 11th, 2022
Tis the season for scrumptious greens...for real! If you're looking to pack a punch of nutritious veggies into your meal there's no better way than with greens.  A member told me that he made cabbage rolls but used chard leaves instead and that it worked really well and was yummy too! Check out... read more »

Farm Happenings for September 7, 2022

Posted on September 4th, 2022
  We can really feel the change in the weather this week..brrr! Thankfully we are still getting a bit of warm sun during the days.    We are all getting a bit tired at this time of the year but there are lots of things to keep us going, like delicious food, baby snuggles and the ever-energetic... read more »

Farm Happenings for August 31, 2022

Posted on August 28th, 2022
With the nights becoming cooler, the greens are really taking off. This week we will harvest arugula, chard, kale, salad mix, romaine, and stirfry mix. If you haven't tried the stirfry mix, check it out! It's a great easy meal...just add some onions, garlic and a tasty stirfry sauce and you've got a... read more »

Farm Happenings for August 24, 2022

Posted on August 21st, 2022
This week we have TONS of Black Beauty eggplants!  If you haven't tried cooking much with eggplant, now if your chance! Check out the recipe ideas below.    This week we will have more corn and also some potatoes from my aunt and uncle at Forman Farms. They grow a few different kinds... read more »

Farm Happenings for August 17, 2022

Posted on August 14th, 2022
We are getting to the point in the season when we start changing over the greenhouse crops to things we will be eating in the fall. The earliest cherry tomatoes will be coming out soon!    We will have corn again this week, but potentially not next week. So grab it if you want some!!   This... read more »

Farm Happenings for August 10, 2022

Posted on August 7th, 2022
This week we will have the first of the eggplants, green peppers and celery going into shares! Yummy!  The beefsteak tomatoes are starting to trickle out as well! You can expect the tomatoes to be all different colours (red, yellow, purple) and sizes. The tomatoes are weighed and each unit is at... read more »