Farm Happenings at Rare Earth Farm
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Farm Happenings at Rare Earth Farm

Farm Happenings for September 3, 2020

Posted on August 28th, 2020
Here's a normal Wednesday on the pack line getting ready for a Thursday delivery. Each box is individually packed by one person. As the packer goes down the line they place each item that's on the label into the container. Seeing all the produce on the line after spending the whole week harvesting is... read more »

Farm Happenings for August 27, 2020

Posted on August 21st, 2020
You say tomatoes, I say tomattos! However you pronounce them they're starting to ripen and they look fabulous. Tomatoes will be in your weekly shares most likely until the first frost possibly longer. Tomatoes are grown world wide with thousands of varieties to choose from. I like trial new ones every... read more »

Farm Happenings for August 20, 2020

Posted on August 14th, 2020
Tomato harvest is on the rise. The cherry tomatoes are ripening and we've been picking steady. The slicing tomatoes are starting to blush but it's most likely going to be a couple more weeks before picking those begin. Also this week we harvested garlic. It's going to be another week or two to dry and... read more »

Farm Happenings for August 13, 2020

Posted on August 7th, 2020
This week we began harvesting the first of our onions. All the different onion varieties seeded back in March are now telling us its time to get them out of the field and into our drying building. There's still a considerable amount of work left to collect, bring them inside, clean them up, and then... read more »