Farm Happenings at Persephone Market Garden
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Farm Happenings at Persephone Market Garden

Farm Happenings for November 27, 2020

Posted on November 22nd, 2020
November is a quiet time on the farm. The field work is (mostly) done. Time to slow down and rest. Darker and cooler days are welcome after a full and intense summer. There are the daily tasks of taking care of animals, but otherwise we are enjoying a break. Though the first seed catalogue did arrive... read more »

Farm Happenings for November 17, 2020

Posted on November 13th, 2020
Well, I think November has really arrived now. In preparation for that, we had one more, gigantic harvest last Thursday. It was epic. We were scrambling to find harvest bins for everything. What a great challenge to have in the middle of November in Grey Bruce. It has been a very good season. Thank you... read more »

Farm Happenings for November 13, 2020

Posted on November 7th, 2020
What a week -- the weather has been warm and sunny. We are soaking up the sun for the winter ahead, while finishing last tasks in the field and harvesting. The fruit trees in the orchard have their guards to protect them from gnawing rodents over the winter, beds are cleared and covered, the final asparagus... read more »

Farm Happenings for November 6, 2020

Posted on November 2nd, 2020
What a start to November! Snow and cold and then a sudden shift to warm and sunny. With the latter kind of weather, we may yet be harvesting and delivering for several weeks. The selection will gradually decrease but we still have lots to choose from -- carrots and other roots, lots of leafy greens,... read more »