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

Farm Happenings for week of May 27th - START of CSA!

Posted on May 24th, 2019
Welcome! We are excited to get harvesting for the 2019 CSA season. So far the spring has been a pretty good one for getting crops in. The fields are full, the seedling greenhouse empty, and the fruits are ripening. Our crew this season is awesome and has given us a revived hope that maybe we can pull... read more »

2019 CSA is SOLD OUT

Posted on April 24th, 2019
The 2019 CSA is SOLD OUT! You can join the waiting list by visiting our profile page and click 'SUBSCRIBE TO FARM STAND'. You'll get an exclusive invitation if shares become available through the season. You can also find us at the Kennett Square, Bel Air, Havre de Grace, and Newark Farmers Markets... read more »

2019 Shares are nearly SOLD OUT... Join the wait list today!

Posted on April 15th, 2019
We are thrilled that folks are so eager to join our CSA this year that we have nearly sold out of shares for the 2019 season. Most of our CSA sites are FULL!  We still have a few shares available at these delivery locations: Flickerwood Wine Cellar (Oxford, PA) Mt. Cuba Center (Hockessin,... read more »

Farm Happenings for November 12, 2018

Posted on November 12th, 2018
This is the final week of CSA harvest!  Thank you for being a loyal part of our farm. While our peak season wraps up this week, we continue to harvest year round. After Thanksgiving you can find our veggies, eggs, and meat at the farm stand on Saturdays from 10 – noon or the Bel Air Farmers... read more »

Farm Happenings for November 5, 2018

Posted on November 5th, 2018
November doesn’t slow much down around here, and as we grow more in the winter, the work shifts, but not slows. Brittany pretty much harvests from sun up to sun down. Tom finished prepping the new high tunnel for seeding and all of the garlic went in the ground last week. I’ve been working... read more »

Farm Happenings for Wk 44, Oct.29, 2018

Posted on October 15th, 2018
The last major planting of the season is happening this week: garlic. Or maybe it is the first planting for next season. Either way you look at it, about 8500 individual cloves are due to get tucked in the ground, covered with a bed of mulch, and grow into the 2019 garlic crop to harvest next July. There... read more »

Farm Happenings for Week of Oct 8, 2018

Posted on October 1st, 2018
Farm Happenings We are far enough through this season that we can do some honest reflection on the current season as a whole. The first full week of October is our traditional time to intentionally turn our attention toward next season and dig into major course corrections we have to make. This season... read more »

Farm Happenings Week of Sept 24, 2018

Posted on September 24th, 2018
The rain and clouds are a familiar sight, along with the squishy boots and forever wet socks. Another great soup and stew kind of week... The sweet potatoes are slowly coming out of the field in stages, and the cooler is gradually filling with winter storage crops like potatoes, beets, and butternut... read more »

Farm Happenings for September 12, 2018

Posted on September 3rd, 2018
There is an upside to this cool, wet is inspiring time to cook! The first of the sweet potatoes and fall cabbage are on the list this week along with other cozy roasting & stew veggies.  Happy cooking!  -Sarah    read more »