Farm Happenings at Flat Tack & Sprout and Blossom Farm
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Farm Happenings at Flat Tack & Sprout and Blossom Farm

Farm Happenings for October 29, 2020

Posted on October 26th, 2020
We can’t believe it’s the final week of our regular season CSA! This season has certainly flown by! At the farm we’ve had our first hard freeze and a lot of the plants are now done for the season. The next step is to either mow or cut them all out, compost them and then cover the beds... read more »

Farm Happenings for October 22, 2020

Posted on October 19th, 2020
It’s feeling a lot like fall out here at the farm. The tomatoes have died, things are starting to change colors, the rain is setting in and it’s much cooler. We are transitioning beds over to winterize and prepping for our garlic planting this week.  We’ve been preserving like... read more »

Farm Happenings for October 15, 2020

Posted on October 12th, 2020
We brought in more winter squash before the rains over the weekend.  Butternut squash, Tromboncino Squash (the winter version), Pie Pumpkins, Mongogo Guatemalan Pumpkins, and more!  They are curing in the green house to help harden the skin and sweeten the flavor.  This usually take 3-7... read more »

Farm Happenings for October 8, 2020

Posted on October 5th, 2020
We planted our final crops for this season last week- chard, beets, lettuces, and chicory (or winter lettuces).  Farm tasks have now switched to mowing and removing old crops, pulling out irrigation and prepping the beds for winter.  We will also be setting up some of our beds for garlic planting... read more »