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Farm Happenings at Mike's Garden Harvest

Farm Happenings for October 14, 2020

Posted on October 12th, 2020
Here is hoping you each had a meaningful Thanksgiving weekend. Couldn't really have asked for better weather on Sunday.  Just beautiful.   A bit of a hilarious story... on Sunday I went to visit my friends who were at the TD centre Farmer's Market. Parking is always a hassle down there..especially... read more »

Farm Happenings for October 7, 2020

Posted on October 6th, 2020
Perhaps there is no better testiment to one's soil than the carrot that it produces.  As the tap root slowly penetrates the soil, a vibrant rhizosphere is stimulated and serves to nuture it and encouraging it to grow.  And there is no better time to eat said carrot than the late fall once the... read more »

Farm Happenings for October 3, 2020

Posted on October 1st, 2020
We have come to realize that many of you who are not yet CSA members but are anxiously waiting in the wings for whatever might appear on our virtual farm stand.  This is new to us, but as we have some wonderful organic pumpkins that are great for both eating and carving, along with some spaghetti... read more »

Farm Happenings for September 30, 2020

Posted on September 28th, 2020
Hi there, I know this is late coming out. You and I both are trying to learning the Harvie website.  To make a long story short, there is so much that is new this week. We are full on into our fall squash season. We have a full array of spagetting squash (which you got last week) but we also have... read more »

Farm Happenings for September 23, 2020

Posted on September 21st, 2020
This week we are celebrating the Three Sisters.  For those of you who don't know, the Three Sisters are beans, corn and squash.  This is a famous Native American Tradition that recognized the harmony in growing these three vegetables together.  They tell a beautiful story that does vary... read more »

Farm Happenings for September 16, 2020

Posted on September 14th, 2020
Hey there one and all, I have a bunch of stories to share..but there is a frost warning tonight and there is a ton of stuff to come in...  so I am simply going to thank you for your ongoing encouragements and I truly hope you are enjoying. ~Michael read more »

Farm Happenings for September 9, 2020

Posted on September 7th, 2020
A sleepy slow Labour Day weekend on this side of the fence.  We worked in the field .. but not giving permission to enjoy the luxury of meandering today.  It has actually been really nice with the breeze. Going to get to share a supper with some people who are near and dear so I thought ahead... read more »

Farm Happenings for September 2, 2020

Posted on August 31st, 2020
Welcome to MGH's Farm Happening ...the Labour day edition.  Woot. Now before I begin to wax philosphically... it has come to my attention that some of you actually do things and go places. Particularily on a long weekend.  And while you have collective decided to to take me along, many of... read more »

Farm Happenings for August 26, 2020

Posted on August 24th, 2020
I wasn't sure if I should put this in an email or tell you about it in this week's Farm Happening.  It is perhaps, personally, one of the most magical moments I have experienced.  Ever.  I pray my account will do it justice. Before we get into that we need to back up a bit a few years..... read more »