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Farm Happenings at Regional Food Bank of Northeastern New York

dec 22 2020

Posted on December 22nd, 2020

Farm Happenings for December 17, 2020

Posted on December 9th, 2020
Good Morning Members - Happy Tuesday!  Don't know about you - but for me December has been flying by!  I have been at the Farm most days working on the crop plan - and our volunteer program - determining tasks, dates needed, shifts needed, starting in February, planting seeds in the green1 read more »

Happy December

Posted on December 1st, 2020
Hello Members - Hope your Thanksgiving with family and friends was a good one!  I went to my daughter's in the morning and we enjoyed a cup of coffee and a couple of sweets - and then over to see my mom at the nursing home (she is 92 years young) - still not allowed in - so I stand outside her1 read more »

Farm Happenings for November 19, 2020

Posted on November 16th, 2020
Hello Members - Happy Monday!   Excitement is seeping in as we move towards delivery of your first winter share!  I need to send out this email and then you will receive a second final email from Harvie - so that the software program will generate labels for the share boxes.  Th1 read more »

Donation and Refund of Last Delivery

Posted on October 21st, 2020
Hello Members -  As the season is winding down - garlic is one crop that is planted in the fall - the fields pictured have been fertilized and are ready for bed making and planting of the garlic on Friday and Saturday - Thanks to all who have signed up - we still have room on Friday for a few1 read more »

Farm Happenings for October 15, 2020

Posted on October 9th, 2020
Good Afternoon Members - Happy Wednesday - another gorgeous fall day - and more on tap tomorrow - for share delivery!  Chrysanthemums, nicknamed “mums,” are one of fall’s best known flowers. They’re usually the last plant to bloom before frost.  Mums come in a wide1 read more »

Farm Happenings for October 8, 2020

Posted on October 2nd, 2020
Hello Members - Happy October!   The wagon you see - experiences some heavy duty throughout the season - pulled into the fields by a tractor - it waits patiently while bucket after bucket and bin after bin of vegetables is loaded on its deck until you can only see the edging on the side -1 read more »

Farm Happenings for October 1, 2020

Posted on September 25th, 2020
Hello Members - Happy Wednesday!  Farm volunteer activity of the week - pulling drip tape out of beds no longer in production - so we can till the soil - turn over the beds and plant winter cover crop. Summer slowly making her exit as greens become fall's browns and blossoms blazing in color n1 read more »

Farm Happenings for September 24, 2020

Posted on September 18th, 2020
Good afternoon Members - Driving onto the Farm property - our vibrant zinnias welcome you! Thank you for making your choices and sending them back on such short notice - Much Appreciated!  This will be our fourth fruit share week - and Altamont Orchards will be providing us with another d1 read more »