Farm Happenings at Ridge to Reef Farm
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Farm Happenings at Ridge to Reef Farm

Farm Happenings for September 7, 2019

Posted on September 4th, 2019
First of all, we send our prayers and support to our island brothers and sisters in the Bahamas after the devastating hurricane impacts. We are truly fortunate to have  been spared in Dorian's path and are counting our blessings. This is our second week of the Summer Farm Share extension and we... read more »

Weathering the storms of the season

Posted on August 28th, 2019
We hope all our members and friends fared well in Dorian.  We are still on for this weekend's CSA as we have a lot to share. We are feeling thankful for the rains and the crops (and weeds) are drinking it up with joy. Fingers were crossed about our greenhouse in the storm that shifted towards St.... read more »

Two Sisters

Posted on August 22nd, 2019
Dear CSA members, We are excited this week to feature cucumbers for the first time this season.  It makes a great companion crop for corn, as its leaves fan out and block weeds and it absorbs different nutrients from the soil profile.  The picture this week is in one of our living terraces,... read more »

Two Sisters

Posted on August 21st, 2019
Dear CSA members, We are excited this week to feature cucumbers for the first time this season.  It makes a great companion crop for corn, as its leaves fan out and block weeds and it absorbs different nutrients from the soil profile.  The picture this week is in one of our living terraces,... read more »

Aloha Old Friends

Posted on August 14th, 2019
Dear Farm Members,          It's been a long road of recovery from Hurricane Maria and we are now seeing some of our favorite fruits like Duncan mangoes and several cherry types fruiting strongly again since pre-hurricane days.  It's driven us to focus more on cleaning... read more »

The bounty is upon us! More weeks to be added:)

Posted on August 7th, 2019
Hello Farm Share members,    We are coming with another bounty of fruits and vegetables this week for you. In fact, the crops have been looking so good we are going to add an additional 5 weeks to the summertime CSA! You don't have to take any action to continue and you can opt out any time.  ... read more »

The Blessings of Rains

Posted on July 31st, 2019
Hello Farm Members,    We are so happy to finally have a nice soaking rain after a considerable dry time on the farm. It means more weeding, but also faster growth on our greens and many upcoming veggies in the fields. May your cisterns be full...    It's also exciting to have our... read more »

Organics the way you like it

Posted on July 24th, 2019
Hello all, There has been great feedback on the shares thus far, especially with the freshness and the customization feature of the website. We've added a few new options like juicy pomelos, one of the largest citrus types and is much like a grapefruit. Also, carrots are back in the rotation:) So, feel... read more »

Full-out fruit season has begun!

Posted on July 17th, 2019
-We are on to our third week and it's fun watching the season's change before our eyes in such a short time after the summer solstice! The days are getting slightly shorter now, and the fruits have responded. This week we will be featuring some of our first avocados, while the tomatoes have withdrawn... read more »