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Farm Happenings at Mike's Garden Harvest

Farm Happenings for October 18, 2022 - The Blessed Harvest

Posted on October 15th, 2022
One of the great priviliges of the season is to play a part in someone else's act of generosity.  This past Thanksgiving two CSA members approached us independently asking if they could purchase an amount of vegetables and have us donate them to a Foodbank of our choosing. We approached h1 read more »

Farm Happenings for October 11, 2022 - New Growth

Posted on October 8th, 2022
It was such an incredible day that generated a lot of happy things to report. A very special thank you to all the volunteers who came out and braved the cold.  You...are awesome. Also, thank you for all of you who came and supported our Harvest sale and recommend friends/neighbours/family do t1 read more »

Farm Happenings for October 4, 2022 - The 2022 Thansgiving edition

Posted on October 1st, 2022
Thanksgiving is perhaps our most favorite holiday of the year. The cool air, the colours and best of all the huge selection of vegetables that are going to be a part of your family feast. A happy time to be sure. In the wide array of selection we offer, there are a few that evoke strong emotional r1 read more »

Farm Happenings for September 27, 2022 - A nocturnal horror story

Posted on September 24th, 2022
To the casual observer, you wouldn't even guess that it is coming. A sunny, crisp clear fall day. Chilly yes, but with the day-lit warmth and a light fall coat, it is a pleasure to be outside. But to those of us whose lives are spent in the field we know it is here. There is an urgency in our movem1 read more »

Farm Happenings for September 20, 2022

Posted on September 17th, 2022
Silly thoughts that go through my head as we progress down the beds of Romas.. Maybe we should offer a course entitled 'How to Pick Properly' I thought to myself as we crawled along, picking. People could sign up for the course at $199 which is only $169 if you apply the easily accessible dicount c1 read more »

Farm Happenings for the week of September 13, 2022 - the delivery

Posted on September 10th, 2022
"Your destination is on your left" She turned and smiled at me and with all the power of an attractive woman who is well situated she asked in the sweetest way possible, "Michael will you deliver your vegetables to me?" And just like that I entered the world of logistics.  Back then it was sim1 read more »

A Farm Happening for the September 7th Farm Stand

Posted on September 4th, 2022
So as we continue to develop our Farm Stand I thought it prudent to expand on how to participate should there be interest. Note that the closing date for the customization period is a day later this week (the 5th instead of the 4th) for those that want to take advantage. There are a few extra items1 read more »

Farm Happenings for September 6, 2022

Posted on September 3rd, 2022
Over the many years I have spent cultivating vegetables I have come to believe that everyone of them possess a personality that is their own.  For example, lettuce is your fair weather friend. She is flush and green until the weather needle moves to anthing that might be extreme and then she q1 read more »

Farm Happenings for August 30, 2022

Posted on August 27th, 2022
So this is a superfast update as share building was late getting out of the gate today. Basically, things to pay attention to:  We have some super amazing cabbage this week. Bell Peppers have colour. The fresh onions are gorgous. Last of the Fish Lake Garlic but there will be a milder variety1 read more »