Farm Happenings at Fiddlehead Farm
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Farm Happenings at Fiddlehead Farm

It's a wrap, with some fun facts

Posted on October 21st, 2018
I find it hard to believe it is week 18 already, and our last week of "summer" veggies. My how the season flies by! You'll notice lots of extra veggies this week - I've tried to include the full sampling from our fields to choose from with some teaser crops coming up for winter. Thank you all so... read more »

Sweet Potatoes are here!

Posted on October 14th, 2018
When we talk about storing sweet potatoes we always get some confused looks - they're delicious but a surprising vegetable. Here's their story for you: This week we were busy digging sweet potatoes, although there were no shovels involved. We run a giant U shaped bar of metal behind the tractor under... read more »

Getting ready for frost

Posted on October 6th, 2018
This week we had a little frost scare, but we didn't go below 4C so we're very glad! We got doors installed on the greenhouse, did a full green pepper pick, and got all our winter squashes safe curing in the greenhouse. It's interesting that many farms and markets quiet down after thanksgiving - but... read more »