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Farm Happenings at NWPA Growers Co-op

Week 8 CSA update

Posted on July 23rd, 2020
Produce is growing by leaps and bounds now that we have had a couple of nice rainfalls.  I neglected to pick my zucchini for a couple of days, and here's what I found:   There are at least 25 largish zucchini in there.  Most of them were grated and sent to freezer camp to be us1 read more »

Week 7 CSA

Posted on July 16th, 2020
Check out this huge garlic from Glacial Till Farm!  The garlic is harvested and is on drying racks being prepped for CSA boxes in coming weeks.  Do you love garlic as much as we do? We are marching into the dog days of summer, and our produce reflects this change.  Tomatoes and green1 read more »

CSA Week 6

Posted on July 9th, 2020
This has been an eventful delivery week.  On Wednesday as Gwen was leaving Grove City, the main belt in our delivery van broke.  She was able to safely steer into a parking lot and called me.  We quickly drove two cars to rescue her and the rest of the deliveries.  We put Meadvi1 read more »

CSA Week 5

Posted on July 3rd, 2020
We are going into our second month of Summer CSA, and I feel like we're getting a handle on the customized boxes.  We still have occasional missed items since we don't have big bucks to pay someone to double-check the contents of each box at the end of the packing line.  If you are missin1 read more »

CSA Week 4

Posted on June 25th, 2020
Last week when I was harvesting fennel, I came across two anise swallowtail butterfly caterpillars.  They love to feed on fennel, as well as carrots and parsley.  I find them every year in my garden, and I am glad to share some leaves with the hungry fellows.  This reminded me of a c1 read more »

CSA Week 3

Posted on June 19th, 2020
Derek from Glacial Till Farm says this is what a summer of farming does to boots.  But thanks to all of you, he earned enough to buy a new pair :) Week 2 of the customized shares went more smoothly on our end.  We did have a couple of shortages that our farmers miscounted and a couple of1 read more »

CSA Week 2

Posted on June 11th, 2020
We had a great but exhausting Week 1 of our new customized CSA Shares.  There were a handful of missed items in the boxes that will be sent next week (or the following if you have biweekly deliveries).  Thank you all for your patience as we experience growing pains.  This week not on1 read more »

CSA 2020 Week 1

Posted on June 5th, 2020
It's finally here!  We know you have been anxiously awaiting our new CSA season with customized shares.  We are really excited about it, too, but we're also a bit nervous about packing more than 200 customized orders every week. In the boxes:  Because it's still early in the gro1 read more »