Farm Happenings at Mad Radish Farm
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Farm Happenings at Mad Radish Farm

Broccoli is in, Peas are on their way!

Posted on May 28th, 2021
The last farm note was talking about how dry the field was, and now we're getting another good rain, expected to last most of the weekend. I'm grateful for it, as we do need a bit more. We've been battling pests big and small in the field over this week...many of the beans that we had just seeded w1 read more »

Potato, Poe-tah-toe; Tomato, Toe-mah-toe

Posted on May 21st, 2021
Last week we hilled and mulched the potatoes - all 3600 feet of them - and I snapped this photo at the beginning of the week. I like to take pictures of the rows periodically to track their growth. It is hard to tell that the plants are growing sometimes when you look at them each day. Tomatoes wen1 read more »

Summer crops going to the field this week!

Posted on May 14th, 2021
Despite cool May temperatures, we're going full speed ahead with summer crop planting this weekend and into the coming week. The field tomatoes spent their first night outside last night. I was definitely a bit uneasy, as tomatoes aren't too keen to go below 45 degrees for very long. But the foreca1 read more »

Farm Happenings for May 11, 2021

Posted on May 7th, 2021
On the farm this week... This is always a challenging time of year because it seems that everything needs to be planted, and everything also needs to be weeded. So, we've been chipping away at what feels like an endless to do list, but we're getting there! There's still *one* bed of onions left to1 read more »