Farm Happenings at Featherstone Farm
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Farm Happenings at Featherstone Farm

Jack on the Closing of the Summer Season

Posted on October 15th, 2021
  Greetings CSA Members- This is a time of year for a million or more markers of the season:  first frost, last tomato sandwich etc etc.  It is also a time for me, personally, of significant life shifts…. at least, impending ones.  Last night our youngest son Jasper (17... read more »

Abby on Fresh Greens in Winter Shares + High Tunnel Production!

Posted on October 8th, 2021
  As we come up on the final two weeks of Summer CSA, I really hope you, your family and friends have enjoyed the veggies coming from our fields this year. We’re already thinking about and starting to plan for the 2022 season, with the successes and challenges of this year fresh in our minds.... read more »

Nathan on the Fall Harvest!

Posted on October 1st, 2021
  Happy October to all of you! We are in full Fall season down here at the farm and boy o boy does it feel good. We have been blessed with some superbly warm days that have made work in the field quite pleasant, and have also given our crops a much needed boost of life. It's always an odd time... read more »

End of Season Reminders + Details, Please Read!

Posted on October 1st, 2021
Fall is here and it's time to review some end of the summer season reminders and details.  Please make sure to note the following:Last Summer Delivery Week:  We have 4 more weeks of delivery.  Our last summer deliveries are on October 20th + 21st.  Please mark your calendars.Summer... read more »

End of Season Reminders + Details, Please Read!

Posted on September 24th, 2021
Fall is here and it's time to review some end of the summer season reminders and details.  Please make sure to note the following:Last Summer Delivery Week:  We have 4 more weeks of delivery.  Our last summer deliveries are on October 20th + 21st.  Please mark your calendars.Summer... read more »

Jack on the Changing of the Season

Posted on September 17th, 2021
  Greetings CSA Members- This is a significant swing time of year for us at Featherstone Farm.  The sweet corn and melons of high summer are gone, the tomatoes and peppers are trailing off fast.  The warehouse is beginning to fill up with potatoes, winter squash and carrots.  I... read more »

Liam on Around the Farm this Week!

Posted on September 10th, 2021
  The brunt of harvest season is upon us here at Featherstone!  Our summer crops are just past their peak and we have begun harvesting our winter storage crops.  This past week winter squash, beets, turnips, and kohlrabi started leaving the fields in bins destined for the coolers in our... read more »

Jack on our Winter Wheat Harvest + Flour in Winter CSA Shares!

Posted on September 3rd, 2021
  It’s an unusual way to introduce the first ever Featherstone Farm winter wheat crop- and first ever Featherstone wheat flour offering in upcoming Winter CSA boxes- but I’m going to begin by talking about soil health. Growing diverse annual vegetables requires a level of tillage that... read more »

Nathan on Our Farm Operations and the Changing Seasons!

Posted on August 27th, 2021
  Greetings CSA members!  As I sit down to write this update from the farm I am looking out the window to a persistent yet pleasant rainfall that started about 12 hours ago and looks to continue for quite some time. That means things are pretty quiet around here with just a handful of people... read more »