Farm Happenings at Flying Plow Farm
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Farm Happenings at Flying Plow Farm

Farm Happenings for July 14, 2020

Posted on July 10th, 2020
As I type this we are getting a much needed rain. Good for our pastures, veggies, and overall morale. Long stretches of sunny days tend to take their toll, and a raining day is like a much needed break. The rain will also loosen up the ground so I can finish off our last round of plowing. The hard dry... read more »

Farm Happenings for July 7, 2020

Posted on July 3rd, 2020
Hello! Did you know that if you feel like your share is getting repetitive, you can swap items you don't want with other items available for the share? When we build the share we try to order the items so that everyone gets a good mixture of veggies each week, but it does not always work out. ... read more »

Farm Happenings for June 30, 2020

Posted on June 27th, 2020
Blueberries are in! Our crew loves heading over to Highfield Farm to pick blueberries. Add your pint to your share from the extras list. Fresh garlic is in the CSA share this week, along with red potatoes. We're free for the 4th if you want to have us at your BBQ! Rain would be good for the farm, but... read more »

Farm Happenings for June 23, 2020

Posted on June 19th, 2020
I can't believe the solstice is here. This means soon we'll be picking garlic from the field to cure in the greenhouses. And, following the garlic will be the onions which also cure in the tunnels before we store them. Added to your share options this week is summer squash and zucchini. We'll be distributing... read more »

Farm Happenings for Week of June 16, 2020

Posted on June 13th, 2020
Lot's of new items to choose from this week. We have cilantro, dill, basil, and scallions coming ready and in the share. For cooking greens you can choose kale or chard, or both. A coleslaw of napa cabbage and kohlrabi is always an option, or this week you can pick a head of green cabbage. All the other... read more »

Farm Happenings for Week of June 8, 2020

Posted on June 5th, 2020
I'm afraid to say that the strawberries my have come and gone. What a dismal year for them! They got hit hard by two frosts this spring and I think we lost a lot of fruit. However, this week we are offering peas and broccolini in the shares. The peas will be a mix of snow and snaps, both with edible... read more »

Farm Happenings for Week of June 2, 2020

Posted on May 30th, 2020
Whew! What a week!  It is overwhelming to see the sheer quantity of food leaving the the farm and heading to your table. There were a lot of new systems in place and the inevitable hiccups, but pretty awesome to  get rolling for the season. Thanks for all of you for hanging with us while... read more »

Farm News & Happenings, May 23rd, 2020

Posted on May 23rd, 2020
Welcome to the start of a new season! This is our 11th year and what a spring to welcome in our 2nd decade. We definitely feel the weight of the moment and our place in the food supply. It has been both exhilarating and exhausting to try to keep up.  However, our crew is probably the best we have... read more »

CSA starts next week!

Posted on May 18th, 2020
Hi all,  Please stay tuned this week....there will likely be multiple emails coming from us as we gear up for the start of the CSA season next week. We are still making major adjustments in how we  interact with one another, so we are asking for your patience and flexibility as we iron out... read more »