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

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 »

Farm Happenings for July 2, 2020

Posted on June 26th, 2020
­­ Summer CSA Week 4 We had an all-day rain this week, that’s the kind of thing a vegetable farmer dreams about.  We’ve also had a lovely break from the heat.  Late June on the farm is a bit of a race, a triathlon of weeding, pest control, and harvesting.  It is... read more »

Farm Happenings for June 25, 2020

Posted on June 19th, 2020
Summer CSA Week 3: June 25 - 28 We are loving all of the veggie variety these days.  Dinner just got much easier as we move out of the "just greens and radishes" spring time, and into early summer with it's beautiful beets, and super sweet carrots.  These are the days!  If only it would... read more »

Farm Happenings for June 18, 2020

Posted on June 12th, 2020
Good afternoon veggie lovers, I hope you enjoyed your first share, and if you are joining us for the first time that you are full of anticipation for your first share.  I’ll include pick up details and information about managing your share once more for those biweekly folks.  Scroll... read more »

Farm Happenings for June 11, 2020

Posted on June 6th, 2020
Welcome to your first CSA share!  Thank you for joining us, we are truly, deeply, grateful.   This season we have nearly 180 shares, we had only 80 last year.  The vegetables are incredibly beautiful and abundant this week, and we hope that makes up for any hick-ups in the administration... read more »

Farm Happenings for June 4, 2020

Posted on May 29th, 2020
Good afternoon veggie lovers! Can you believe it?  We’ve come to the end of our spring CSA; this will be your final pick up. I’m grateful to each of you for participating.  I hope you’ve enjoyed it, and that you haven’t felt utterly overwhelmed by all of the green... read more »

Farm Happenings for May 28, 2020

Posted on May 22nd, 2020
Good afternoon veggie lovers! We’ve arrived at the time of year where all the things can get planted.  Hurry, hurry, hurry and get in the tomatoes, eggplants, peppers, squash, beans, potatoes… the list goes on.  We are working our way down it.  Of course, with the heat comes... read more »

Farm Happenings for May 21, 2020

Posted on May 15th, 2020
Good afternoon Veggie lovers! The weather has finally turned.  For the last several weeks, months even, everything has been growing SO SLOWLY.  Now that we have some warmth, and some rain, I expect the plants to explode with new vigour.  I’m delighted.  We put in our first... read more »

Farm Happenings for May 14, 2020

Posted on May 8th, 2020
We can barely believe it: our Summer CSA is now sold out!   If you’ve joined us, thank you!  If you haven’t, not to worry, we’ll still be delivering veggies to Shanahan’s quality meats in Goderich, and we’ll also be launching an online store.  We will... read more »