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

Meat Share Delivery Week of 9-03

Posted on August 30th, 2019
It's Week One of the first ever Flying Plow Farm Meat Share! We're so excited you are joining us! Here's what you need to know for the first pick up: You have until Sunday, September 1st at 11 pm to swap items in your share or to add extras. If you have not set your preferences yet, take the time... read more »

Farm Happenings for September 2, 2019

Posted on August 30th, 2019
In your share this week... Lettuce is back! The lettuce is looking great with cooler temps, and it has been long-awaited. Curly kale is on its way back too, as the next planting is ready to pick! If you have these rated high on your preferences, you'll see these in your share this week or next.  Peppers... read more »

Farm Happenings for August 27, 2019

Posted on August 23rd, 2019
One of the most time-saving investments that we've made in the past couple years is our potato digger. It works by lifting potatoes out of the soil and shaking out the dirt and rocks as the potatoes travel down a series of chain links. At the end of the chain, the potatoes are then deposited on top of... read more »

Farm Happenings for August 20, 2019

Posted on August 16th, 2019
This is just about the time on the farm when the first summer crops start to fade. The first planting of tomatoes is on its way out, while the second one is just kicking into gear. You should expect to see tomatoes in the share for several more weeks, though quantities will slowly decrease.  Watermelons... read more »

Winter Squash Harvest & Colora Orchards Peaches available!

Posted on August 9th, 2019
We grow a couple varieties of winter squash: delicata, acorn, and butternut. We grow much more butternut than the other two varieties, mostly for fall shares and into the early winter season. We harvested all of the delicata and acorn squash today, which we typically put in our summer shares, so you'll... read more »

Farm Happenings for August 6, 2019

Posted on August 2nd, 2019
CUCUMBERS are here! Many of you have been asking, and we've been anxiously awaiting a large quantity of these beauties to be able to offer them as part of the CSA share. It has been a tough year so far for cucumbers. The first planting was much slimmer than we'd hoped, but the second planting is... read more »