Farm Happenings at Hawkins Family Farm
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Farm Happenings at Hawkins Family Farm

Welcome to the autumn CSA!

Posted on August 31st, 2019
We’ll begin this season savoring the fleeting tastes of summer—fresh tomatoes, green beans, burgers on the grill—and end up reveling in the cozy flavors fall, like frost-kissed vegetables, slow-roasted chickens, and fresh sourdough bread still warm from the oven. What a great time of... read more »

Taking Stock of the Summer Season

Posted on August 24th, 2019
This week marks the final delivery of the summer CSA. I want to thank you for joining us for a season of fresh, local eating, for sharing in the risks and rewards of small scale farming here in northeastern Indiana. I'm already taking stock of the lessons I've learned this summer and using them to plan... read more »

A Farm Fresh Treat for Your Pets

Posted on August 2nd, 2019
Every summer Saturday morning at dawn, you'll find our chicken butchering crew out in the pasture, gently gathering chickens for humane on-farm processing. By noon we have around 200 scalded, plucked, and cleaned chickens cooling in the powerful air-chiller, and a few days later they are cut up (by a... read more »