Farm Happenings at Park Ridge Organics
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Farm Happenings at Park Ridge Organics

Quarter of a Season Update

Posted on July 23rd, 2019
  Well well's already the end of July which means the season is a quarter past!  You are probably already seeing the summer changes in our veggie offerings.  Out with the peas and in with the beans.  Out with the radishes and in with the cucumbers.  Soon, very soon,... read more »

Sheriff Bunchie on Bunch Patrol

Posted on July 16th, 2019
Hey Hey Hey Everyone!   This week there are a few bunched items in the shares and we have a special video message.   CLICK HERE to see SHERIFF BUNCHIE talk about how to store your veggie bunches!   All is well at the farm and HOT HOT HOT.  The crew has been starting at 6am... read more »

July: The month of catching up!

Posted on July 9th, 2019
What a great little dry spell we just had!  Finally we were able to catch up on transplanting and later this week the fall carrots, fall beets and final bean planting will get seeded in the fields.  Phew!  There are still thousands of plants to go into the fields over the next few weeks... read more »

Rainy Days and Mondays...

Posted on July 2nd, 2019
...always make for muddy fields!  But they don't get us down.  Well okay this much rain is starting to cause some issues at the farm.  The biggest issue is the WEEDS!   Oh my, they are loving life.  We are doing our best to keep up but it is not easy when they grow 10 times... read more »

Veggie Storage 101

Posted on June 28th, 2019
***IMPORTANT*** Because of the holiday week, the cutoff time for making changes to your share will be Sunday at 7AM rather than 10pm.  And remember that Thursday pick ups will be Wednesday this coming week. All pick ups on other days (Friday and Saturday) will NOT change.  Have a safe and relaxing... read more »

Heigh Ho Heigh's off to harvest we go!

Posted on June 21st, 2019
REMINDER: for the week of July 4th...THURSDAY SHARE PICK UP will be WEDNESDAY JULY 3rd INSTEAD of July 4th.  The Friday (Elkhart Lake- July 5th) and Saturday (Poco- July 6th) sites will NOT be effected by the holiday.  If you need to reschedule your share for any reason now or during the season,... read more »

Our 17th Season is Underway!

Posted on June 14th, 2019
Welcome to the 2019 Vegetable Share Program! We are excited about this week's rain and happy to say that there is a great variety of items for week #1.  IF YOU ORDERED HERB PLANTS during our PRE-ORDER PLANT SALE, be sure to look for them at your pick up site WEEK #1.  They will EITHER be IN... read more »

Start of the Season!

Posted on April 4th, 2019
Happy Spring Everyone!   The 2019 growing season has begun and we are busy each week planting thousands of tiny seeds.  Our first plantings of broccoli, kohlrabi, kale, lettuce, onions, leeks, peppers and eggplant are filling up the greenhouse.  Also started are herbs from seed,... read more »

Winter Storage Share #2

Posted on January 31st, 2019
  Hello and Happy Final Delivery!  It is education season here at the farm.  Time to plan, learn, reflect and of course rest!  This email is coming to you a day early because tomorrow, I will be hitting the road to attend the Organic Vegetable Production Conference in Madison. ... read more »