Farm Happenings at Rivendale Farms
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Farm Happenings at Rivendale Farms

Rivendale Farms CSA Newsletter, Week 22 (Nov 6)

Posted on November 2nd, 2018
Hello to everyone. Its with a wide mixture of feelings that we announce the final week of the CSA! 22 weeks of changing weather and seasonal factors that led to ever-changing custom boxes of food from the farm. We want to thank everyone again. Seriously. We love growing food for you and trust that... read more »

Rivendale Farms CSA Newsletter, Week 21 (Oct 30)

Posted on October 26th, 2018
Hi there, Rivendale members. Welcome to CSA week 21 (out of 22). We realize that this will be the last week for some of our bi-weekly members. So let us just reiterate how grateful we are that we had the chance to help feed you this year. We hope you enjoyed it and will consider joining us again for... read more »

Rivendale Farms CSA Newsletter, Week 20 (Oct 23)

Posted on October 18th, 2018
Hello again, friends of Rivendale. Well it's happened again. The seasons have changed, and frost has arrived. We spent a good bit of this past week harvesting as much as we could from the frost-sensitive plants. And after that we spent time tearing irrigation lines, trellising, and other supplies out... read more »

Rivendale Farms CSA Newsletter, Week 19 (Oct 16)

Posted on October 11th, 2018
Hello there, members. Welcome back for another week. We are watching the temperatures dip today--possibly heading toward our first frost of the year in the next week. We are already saying goodbye to many of our summer favorites. Though our field tomato season was terribly short and disappointing, our... read more »

Rivendale Farms CSA Newsletter, Week 18 (Oct 9)

Posted on October 5th, 2018
Hello and how's it going? All too soon, the CSA is going to come to an end. But for now, we push on and into the Fall season. This week we feature some new items that include pie pumpkins (yum!) and a newer winter squash called the honeynut. This small butternut hybrid was bred for it's superior taste... read more »

Rivendale Farms CSA Newsletter, Week 17 (Oct 2)

Posted on September 25th, 2018
Hello Rivendale CSA members. It's Friday afternoon, and the sun is shining--a very welcome sight. Our fields are still muddy from the wet September, which means we haven't had a chance to do tractor work in a while. But there's still plenty to do, so we keep on keeping on. Last week and this week we... read more »

Rivendale Farms CSA Newsletter, Week 16 (September 25)

Posted on September 21st, 2018
Hello Rivendale CSA members. It's always a nice benchmark to the week when I sit to write to you. Thanks for taking the time to read along. This week we want to mention a few of our new available products--Flagrano shell beans and fresh ginger. Both are unique and delicious local food options that you... read more »

Rivendale Farms CSA Newsletter, Week 15 (September 18)

Posted on September 14th, 2018
Hi there, Rivendale CSA members. We hope you are doing well and enjoying your farm share membership. Well, I guess weather is on everybody's mind these days. With the hurricane arriving and the wild amounts of rainfall we experienced over the last week here as well.  As you can imagine, the weather... read more »

Rivendale Farms CSA Newsletter, Week 14 (September 11)

Posted on September 7th, 2018
Hi CSA members. Gonna be short and sweet tonight. It's been another busy week on the farm. We are pushing through the heat of the last few weeks, starting to wish for the cool Fall season. It feels like this time of year consists almost solely of harvesting. There are many days that get by us without... read more »