Farm Happenings at Hillcrest Farms
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Farm Happenings at Hillcrest Farms

Farm Happenings for November 4, 2020

Posted on October 25th, 2020
  We will not be washing root vegetables like [potatoes, carrots, and beets any more this year. Washing removes the protective enzyme and microbial coating that allows us to store them without chemical treatment.   The seasonal "shoulder" crops like Brussels Sprouts, Spinach, ad Asian... read more »

Farm Happenings for October 21, 2020

Posted on October 18th, 2020
It's hard to believe,  but the Summer Markets are over, and  the  Summer CSA  deliveries are moving to the Winter - Spring deliveries in less than 2 weeks! Just  a reminder, Auto Renew will activate Monday, October 26,and 25% will be charged on  Thursday,... read more »

Farm Happenings for October 14, 2020

Posted on October 11th, 2020
  My farming activity will be restricted for a couple of days as I have the first cataract surgery tomorrow morning. I will not attend the Allen Street Farmers Market on Wednesday. If you are a CSA Member, we can meet about 3:30 on Thursday at that location, or arrange a home delivery,... read more »

Farm Happenings for October 7, 2020

Posted on October 4th, 2020
  This Saturday is the last Farmers Market in Grand Ledge, and the last day for summer CSA is October 31. The week after, October 17, we will deliver CSA deliveries and preorders at the parking lot behind Flour Child Restaurant for one hour: 11:00-12:00 noon. I am afraid this month will feel... read more »