Farm Happenings at Kilt Farm
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Farm Happenings at Kilt Farm

Good bye July, hello August. It's summer fruit season in Colorado.

Posted on July 31st, 2020
I don't have much time to sit on social media, but every now and then it is a nice break. Have you seen the meme floating around that says good bye to one bad month and makes fun of the next shoe to drop in the next? Well, I want to flip that on its head if I can. I, for one, am excited about August. To... read more »

Excited about more great food for Week 8 of the CSA

Posted on July 24th, 2020
Woohoo, it's carrot harvest time again. We work hard to keep interesting, varied successions of crops coming out of the fields and into your boxes. This has been a most interesting season in many ways and it is all colored in pandemic unknown. This week I am excited to have beautiful orange carrots... read more »

Garlic, Shallots and carrots, oh my!

Posted on July 17th, 2020
TLDR: Farm is running strong in the heat, garlic is curing and the first of our summer fruit hits your share. Oh and a fruit update nd some special add ons.  Happy middle of July. I hope you are doing well and staying cool.  This was a big week at the farm as we started to harvest and cure... read more »

Week 6 CSA - Farming is always full of new experiences.

Posted on July 10th, 2020
Overview: Elk visited the farm. Resulting destruction means you may get a few goodies from neighboring farms this week. We are also partnering with our CSA member, Nurse Nikki, to offer Calendula Body Balm made with Kilt Farm calendula. We have new flour, freshly milled Turkey Red As you likely noticed,... read more »

Happy Independence Weekend

Posted on July 3rd, 2020
Happy 4th of July! Every year seems to be so different from the year before. This holiday weekend will be the most unique 4th of July in my life. Even though Cayla and I will not be out and about hanging with friends or doing a song along in the CU stadium, I am sure to enjoy and mark my independence.... read more »

Summer time and the living is busy

Posted on June 26th, 2020
Yep, the first week of summer was big one for us on the farm: Seeding, weeding, transplanting and lots of harvesting. We are getting into the flow of the season. We are tired at the end of the day and ready for a break at the end of the week, though it's rewarding to see the progress that we have made.... read more »

Week 3 of the CSA: Happy Solstice

Posted on June 19th, 2020
Happy Summer Solstice! This weekend we enjoy the longest days of the year and the official start to summer. Farmers throughout Colorado have been sprinting as fast as we can to get our crops in the ground before the milestone of summer solstice. At Kilt Farm, we have been planting our final successions... read more »

CSA Week 2 - Mid June and the greens keep rolling in.

Posted on June 12th, 2020
We have been rocking it at the farm. If you turn your attention somewhere else for only a moment in June, the weeds will take over. Farming is all about staying focused on as many things at the same time as possible and not letting the weeds take over. Every season has it's challenges and they are always... read more »

The 2020 CSA Season Begins

Posted on May 27th, 2020
Welcome to your 2020 CSA. This year, so far, is going down as one for the record books. Life has changed a lot for all of us and yet nature still has her own patterns and rhythms. Working at the farm since earlier in the year has been a healing touchstone for me. No matter what has happening in the... read more »