Farm Happenings at Frey Family Farm
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Farm Happenings at Frey Family Farm

Farm Happenings for October 21, 2020

Posted on October 18th, 2020
We are at our last regular share -- week 20!  We so appreciate your support this year.  COVID-19 has brought unprecedented challenges for all of us, in our work and private lives.  We appreciate your choice to support local organic agriculture, and we hope we have gained your trust that... read more »

Farm Happenings for October 14, 2020

Posted on October 11th, 2020
Good morning everyone!  I hope all survived the wind and rain yesterday.  I was at the Puyallup Farmers Market and it took some work for vendors to keep their awnings from blowing away!  Well, we tried harvesting winter squash last week, but found it not quite ready.  We will harvest... read more »

Farm Happenings for October 7, 2020

Posted on October 4th, 2020
Happy fall!  It is really beginning to feel like fall!  Pumpkins are ripening!  We have enough pie pumpkins for everyone to receive one, so we will start placing them in your shares over the next few weeks, as they ripen.  We also have some winter squash ripening, and they will also... read more »

Farm Happenings for September 30, 2020

Posted on September 27th, 2020
Happy fall everyone! Pumpkins are turning, and there will be a pie pumpkin for everyone!  They are not quite ready, so maybe next week, but definitely something to look forward to!  We will have a pumpkin patch weekends starting October 17th, until Halloween, or we are sold out of pumpkins. ... read more »

Farm Happenings for September 23, 2020

Posted on September 20th, 2020
Happy rainy day!  Good news for everyone.  We are grateful fires have not reached us, and the air quality is improving.  We hope it has been the same for each of you.  I know the fires have come very close to some of your homes, and had to be evacuated.  Please know we are here... read more »

Farm Happenings for September 16, 2020

Posted on September 13th, 2020
Good morning everyone! I hope this newsletter finds you all safe and well.  The air quality has definitely placed a strain on my breathing, as I am sure it has yours as well.  I hear rain is coming Tuesday, and hope it is enough to end the fires and clear the smoke. Cabbages continue to ripen,... read more »

Farm Happenings for September 9, 2020

Posted on September 6th, 2020
Good Sunday morning! Tomatoes continue to ripen!  Tomatillos are beginning to be ready to harvest as well.  We will place tomatillos in some shares this week, and some next week.  Anaheim, bell and serrano peppers are ripening, with jalapeno, escamillo, and pablano not quite large enough... read more »

Farm Happenings for September 2, 2020

Posted on August 30th, 2020
Good morning!   We had our second frost of the season today. It is hard to tell the damage until later this afternoon, when the leaves show the tell tale signs.  We are busy getting frost protection out, but it is a challenge this year with late crop like beans that are usually done for... read more »

Farm Happenings for August 26, 2020

Posted on August 23rd, 2020
Good morning everyone! Friday's rain was well received in the garden, now for the return of some heat and we will be in to tomatoes like gangbusters!  Tomatoes are ripening slowly, and we will continue to rotate them in to your shares.  Crookneck and zucchini and green beans are also coming... read more »