Farm Happenings at Farmer Joe's Gardens
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Farm Happenings at Farmer Joe's Gardens

[CSA Update] Welcome to week 17

Posted on May 29th, 2020
Whether you are counting down the days for school or end or counting down the days to return to work - summer is coming. I talk with a lot of farmers around the state, and we are one of the very few farms harvesting. I estimate the cool, cloudy, and wet days of spring are delaying most crops by two... read more »

[CSA Update] Welcome to week 18

Posted on May 20th, 2020
Get excited about your first basket! I am encouraged by the growth in the fields. We are going to have a great basket and be on schedule. I hope you are thrilled with the options in the basket this week - with nationwide seed shortages, many folks haven't been able to have their own potted plants... read more »

[CSA Update] May check in

Posted on May 11th, 2020
It is time for a check-in with your farmer. We had snow and a killing freeze hit our fields this week. The spinach field was hit the hardest when we dropped into the low 20s and will not grow out of it. I am watching the fields with cold greens like lettuce, kale, Swiss chard, and others as temperatures... read more »