Farm Happenings at Oak Spring Farm
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Farm Happenings at Oak Spring Farm

Farm Happenings for October 19, 2021

Posted on October 14th, 2021
Hello Farm-ily! Anyone who has been to the farm lately has seen the flock of chickens who refuse to stay inside their fence. Willy Palmer a talented and kind Hereford Farmer's Market patron and long time OSF fan came to the farm this week to take some photos. I thought this photo says it all for the... read more »

Farm Happenings for October 14, 2021

Posted on October 11th, 2021
Good Morning Farm-ily! We will have more fresh ginger, more winter squash and pie pumpkins!  We have a very small crop of celeriac so if this intrigues you and you know how to use it here it is!! Fresh ginger is great for grating into tea, Golden milk, stir fry, and used in ginger bread and ginger... read more »

Farm Happenings for October 12, 2021

Posted on October 8th, 2021
Hello Farm-ily! What beautiful weather, even if it is a little hotter and drier than average. We have been seeding the last of the fall crops outside. Arugula, spicy mix, cilantro, radishes and turnips are the only seeds we can put in now and harvest by Thanksgiving.  WE have some... read more »

Farm Happenings for October 7, 2021

Posted on October 4th, 2021
Hello Farm-ily! Enjoying this gorgeous fall weather? We are! It's apple cider and bonfire time at Oak Spring. We had a gathering of farmers here last Wednesday for a tour and a pot luck. What a gorgeous evening for conversation and camaraderie. As the season slows down it's time to reflect back on... read more »

Farm Happenings for October 5, 2021

Posted on September 30th, 2021
Hello Farm-ily! Enjoying this gorgeous fall weather? We are! It's apple cider and bonfire time at Oak Spring. We had a gathering of farmers here Wednesday for a tour and a pot luck. What a gorgeous evening for conversation and camaraderie. As the season slows down it's time to reflect back on what... read more »

Farm Happenings for September 28, 2021

Posted on September 20th, 2021
Hello Farm-ily! Fall is officially at our doorsteps & this week’s share will reflect that with more potatoes, a variety of peppers, the first of the winter squash, carrots, and parsnips. We put our sweet potato slips in late this year so we are letting them grow as long as possible. We know... read more »

Farm Happenings for September 23, 2021

Posted on September 20th, 2021
Hello Farm-ily, With everyone settled back in school and summer vacations over a more predictable routine is settling us down around the farm. We are harvesting the same 3 days per week but as new plantings slow down we turn our focus on cover crops. Oats, rye, forage radish, winter peas, hairy vetch... read more »

Farm Happenings for September 21, 2021

Posted on September 16th, 2021
Hello Farm-ily, With everyone settled back in school and summer vacations over a more predictable routine is settling us down around the farm. We are harvesting the same 3 days per week but as new plantings slow down we turn our focus on cover crops. Oats, rye, forage radish, winter peas, hairy vetch... read more »

Farm Happenings for September 16, 2021

Posted on September 13th, 2021
Hello Farm-ily! We've instituted Friday afternoon Field manager meetings so we go over crops that are finishing up as well as crops that are coming in. We need to take more notes and pay more attention during the season to see what worked, what didn't, where we need to improve etc.   It has become... read more »