Farm Happenings at Joy Haven Farm
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Farm Happenings at Joy Haven Farm

Fall Farm Stand Offering #5

Posted on November 29th, 2022
Hoping everyone had a wonderful Thanksgiving, we had a nice break with great food and family! It's hard to believe its December already but the weather has been very pleasant and even cooled off a bit to make those winter crops even sweeter!  Coming up this week is our Caraflex cabbage (smaller... read more »

Special Thanksgiving Offering

Posted on November 12th, 2022
Special Thanksgiving Produce Offering this week! Sweet potatoes, lettuce mix, winter squash, onions, citrus, potatoes and persimmons and more will be in offering! We even got a surprise during the field walk today that some of the cauliflower is ready to harvest! My granddaughter and I had a great morning... read more »

Week #3 Fall Produce Offering

Posted on October 31st, 2022
We will be harvesting beautiful Napa cabbage for this weeks offering! One of my favorite things about Fall is persimmons and citrus and this week we will be getting persimmons from Randle Farm that you can add to your order! Week #4 we will be going to our long time farmer friend Jimmie and Mildred in... read more »

Week #2 of Fall Produce Offering

Posted on October 18th, 2022
Lots of fall crops in high tunnels! Frost in forecast this week so picking all peppers and green beans so be sure and stock up! read more »

Farm Happenings for October 7, 2022

Posted on October 6th, 2022
Fall has finally arrived in Alabama! High tunnels are full of fall crops like lettuce, arugula, Poc Choi, radishes, cabbage and kale.   read more »

Final Week of Spring/Summer CSA

Posted on July 1st, 2022
We are feeling very blessed as we prepare for our last Spring/Summer CSA Delivery! We will be harvesting all peppers, tomatoes, eggplant for this delivery. Peppers and tomatoes can be frozen and eggplant makes a great dip (Baba Ganoush) or eggplant Parmesan. We will be missing these veggies soon!  Keep... read more »

Week #11 Spring/Summer CSA

Posted on June 24th, 2022
This week its all about the peppers! The peppers are fairing the best in the extreme heat we have experienced the last couple weeks. With only 2 weeks left of Spring/Summer CSA you will be getting a lot of tomatoes and peppers. Peppers keep well in fridge but I also like to cut up peppers the way I use... read more »

Week #10 Spring/Summer CSA

Posted on June 19th, 2022
The weather has been brutal the last 2 weeks and it looks like we are going to get the same extreme high temps again this week! All the plants are showing stress especially the tomatoes in the high tunnels. On a good note Randle Farm is harvesting organically grown sweet corn this week and the blueberries... read more »

Spring/Summer CSA Week #9

Posted on June 11th, 2022
The heirloom tomato Stripped German has really been showing out this year as far as size! The first ones on the plants have been very large, unfortunate the thing about heirlooms is they do not produce as many tomatoes on a plant as a hybrid and of course the slicer tomatoes always produce the most.... read more »