Farm Happenings at Hillcrest Farms
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Farm Happenings at Hillcrest Farms

Farm Happenings for November 30, 2022

Posted on November 27th, 2022
What a perfect rainy day to go through the catalogues and develop the seed orders and planting schedule sequences!  If you have any special requests for 2023, December is the time to ask. At customer request, I researched and am adding Honey Nut Squash, a smaller, but much sweeter butternut,... read more »

Farm Happenings for November 23, 2022

Posted on November 20th, 2022
This is Thanksgiving week; we will  do our normal CSA distributions on Wednesday, and Saturday, and will honor pre orders this week. I'll shorten the produce menu this week because of time constraints on the harvest clock, and also because I haven't been able to survey  any crop losses... read more »

Farm Happenings for November 16, 2022

Posted on November 13th, 2022
The current cold blast ushers a blunt dose of reality, and reminds us to speed up the Autumn clean up, and prepare for the Winter repairs schedule. We are still transplanting a few of the cool weather favorites and prepping for overwintered Onions for the late April/ early May Spring surprise... read more »

Farm Happenings for November 9, 2022

Posted on November 6th, 2022
This week will focus on indoor preparation for the overnight below freezing temperatures. I still have four 80' beds to finish for the transplants of Baby Lettuce for Salad mixes, Red Beets, and Spring Onions. Except for weekly seeding Microgreens, we are finished seeding flats of crops until the week... read more »