Farm Happenings at Riehm Produce Farm
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Farm Happenings at Riehm Produce Farm

Farm Happening (17th DELIVERY SUMMER)

Posted on September 20th, 2019
We are now harvesting the Fall Squashes. Here is a guide to help you decide which type to choose? Just as a tip, I always cook mine in the microwave a bit to make it easier to cut open... then I finish cooking in the oven. * When cooked, the meat of the spaghetti squash falls... read more »

Farm Happening (16th DELIVERY SUMMER)

Posted on September 13th, 2019
Are you enjoying the cherry/grape tomatoes? We've been harvesting them since August 7th, and I have eaten at least a pint every week since because they are so handy to grab. They're just starting to slow down in their production at this point in the season, but I think we can get another week... read more »

Farm Happening (15th DELIVERY SUMMER)

Posted on September 6th, 2019
The pumpkin harvest has started. It is always a FUN time tossing different colors across the field. We will offer some pumpkins for sale on the route soon! Mini painted ones for your desk, and pie pumpkins.  Look for them in your extras list in another week. "Healthy soil makes... read more »

Farm Happening (14th DELIVERY SUMMER)

Posted on August 29th, 2019
We are pleased to tell you that The United Fresh Produce Association conducted our annual G.A.P. inspection a couple of weeks ago. After they dug though our Standard Operating Procedures and Inspected the farm with 40 pages of testing, and 3 hours later they announced that we were certified...YEAH!! GAP (short... read more »

Farm Happening (13th DELIVERY SUMMER)

Posted on August 26th, 2019
The carrot crop is being harvested by the wagon loads right now!! We planted purple, yellow, orange, and white carrots.This makes it easy to get your 5-colors-a-day into your diet.Did you know the carrots original color is white?The Dutch began adding beta carotene to grow "orange" carrots in the... read more »

Farm Happening (12th DELIVERY SUMMER)

Posted on August 16th, 2019
As they say, you can take the boy out of the county, But you cannot take the "country" out of the boy! Farmer Phil's younger brother re-lived his love of farm fresh veggies, by spending time together with us in the packing barn. BECAUSE, Sweet Corn season is in full swing! Speaking... read more »

Farm Happening (11th DELIVERY SUMMER)

Posted on August 9th, 2019
We are often asked whether to refrigerate or to leave your tomatoes on the counter? Both ways are correct! It's okay to store tomatoes in a shady cool area on your counter top. BUT, then eat them up quickly! This gives you the best flavor. Too busy to eat them up? In a couple... read more »

Farm Happening (10th DELIVERY SUMMER)

Posted on August 2nd, 2019
We are ABSOLUTELY LOVING IT when we see people make swaps to their Weekly Veggie bags! Over 78% of you swapped your items this last week. We do a happy dance each time!! Why you ask? It's because we know you are loving what you are getting! You don't want 3 green leafy veggies every... read more »