Farm Happenings at Featherstone Farm
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Farm Happenings at Featherstone Farm

Snowy Days at the Farm!

Posted on January 14th, 2020
Greetings CSA members! We're in the heart of winter here down on the farm. The supply is slowly dwindling, and we can even see the back wall in one of our big walk in coolers! Although mid-January doesn’t normally ring a bell for Spring being here soon, for us it does. As the snow falls and piles... read more »

Wishing you a Happy New Year!

Posted on December 30th, 2019
We hope your holiday season has been full of celebration and good cheer!  And as we enter into the new year, we'd like to wish you a happy and healthy 2020 ahead!  Here at the farm, most of us got some quality time off for a few days while still getting the carrots, cabbage and roots washed... read more »

Abby on our New High Tunnels at the Farm!

Posted on December 9th, 2019
  I'm Abby, Featherstone's field production coordinator, and I'm writing to update you on our new high tunnels and our winter greens production in them here at the farm!  As you may know, we constructed our first high tunnels this past summer. This has been a very exciting new chapter for... read more »

On Gratitude and Giving

Posted on November 26th, 2019
 “Research shows that gratitude is part of the psychological foundation that prompts us to “give back” in many ways. It encourages us to return favors to our friends, neighbors and family members. And gratitude inspires us to help others in society as a whole.”  Sited... read more »

Wishing You Happy Eating for a Happy Thanksgiving!

Posted on November 12th, 2019
  Greetings, I'm Nathan Manfull, Featherstone's Operations Manager and I'm writing with some news from the farm!A few days ago we picked the last spinach out of the fields which finished up our 2019 harvest season (outside of our greens growing in our high tunnels that is!).  This rich, tasty... read more »

Welcome to our Winter Farm Share CSA Program!

Posted on October 29th, 2019
Welcome to our Winter Farm Share CSA Program!  We'd like to thank you for being a member of our farm this season! This is the email you will receive, every other Tuesday morning, the week before your delivery pickup week, which lets you know what's in your share and what is available to... read more »

Last Delivery of the Summer Season! A Note from Jack on the Year!

Posted on October 18th, 2019
Greetings CSA Members! This week’s box represents the end of another summer growing season here at Featherstone Farm.  I am writing to thank you once again for your membership in our CSA program, and to update you on a few goings on at the farm this season. Before I begin, however, I’d... read more »

Reminder of End of Summer Date + Details, Please Review!

Posted on October 11th, 2019
We're sending another friendly reminder on the fast approaching end of our summer season.  Please review the following:Last Summer Delivery Week:  There are two more weeks of summer deliveries.  Our last summer deliveries are on October 23rd + 24th.  Please mark your calendars.Summer... read more »

The Dawn of the High Tunnel Era at Featherstone Farm + What it Means for our Members

Posted on October 3rd, 2019
First, a definition: High Tunnel: a steel and clear plastic structure similar to a greenhouse but taller, built in the field, and lacking heat, benches and other greenhouse-like amenities.  Whereas the 3 existing greenhouses at Featherstone Farm are for producing vegetable transplants in the spring... read more »