Farm Happenings at Firmly Rooted Farm
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Farm Happenings at Firmly Rooted Farm

Farm Happenings for August 6, 2020

Posted on July 31st, 2020
The construction for our new greenhouse began late this week.  It’s coming together quickly with the amazing crew at Sommers Brothers managing the build.  I am so grateful we aren’t trying to erect it and keep the farm going like we would have in earlier years.  Let’s... read more »

Farm Happenings for July 30, 2020

Posted on July 24th, 2020
Good afternoon veggie lovers! We harvested all the garlic today, a little over 4,000 bulbs.  It looks fabulous!  This is the first year we mulched it, and the first time we fertilized it (with an organic dried chicken manure) the spring after planting. The mulch meant that even with extensive... read more »

Farm Happenings for July 23, 2020

Posted on July 17th, 2020
Regular rain, temperatures below 30 degrees?  I’m not sure what universe we’ve been transported into but it’s magical out there.  Not to mentioned the incredible, vibrant, and delicious abundance coming out of the soil.  Dinner has become a joy again: is there anything... read more »

Farm Happenings for July 16, 2020

Posted on July 10th, 2020
Hey veggie lovers!   The word of the day is: intense.  This season has been an education in intense heat, pest pressure, drought (then intensely heavy, flooding rain), and of course intense concerns around health.  It's a little overwhelming, but through it all there is a sense of... read more »

Farm Happenings for July 9, 2020

Posted on July 3rd, 2020
The weather network says it feels like 39 degrees today, and I agree.  Despite that, our farm crew is cheerful, focused, and dedicated.  We have amazing people working with us this season, and we all care about the work we are doing here, we care about bringing really healthy delicious vegetables... read more »