Farm Happenings at Rivendale Farms
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Farm Happenings at Rivendale Farms

Farm Happenings for August 20, 2019 (week 11)

Posted on August 15th, 2019
Hello. Hard to believe, but this is the midway point of the CSA season. We are thankful to have such supportive members along for this experience of eating seasonally from the farm. Those of you who will be getting a CSA box the week of Labor Day should have received an email from us this week ("Update:... read more »

Farm Happenings for August 13, 2019 (week 10)

Posted on August 9th, 2019
Hello and how's it going? It's a beautiful Friday afternoon as I sit to write this newsletter. The planting and harvesting cycle continues. The crew is busy transplanting a lot of crops that will be ready to harvest this fall. We are even beginning to think about what will go into our greenhouse for... read more »

Farm Happenings for August 6, 2019 (week 9)

Posted on August 2nd, 2019
Hello! Don't forget about our upcoming CSA Farm Tour here at Rivendale on Sunday August 11. Registration is required to attend, and we have a few dozen tickets remaining. Here is the link to sign up and see more details. Keep in mind that space is limited so please be thoughtful when choosing... read more »

Farm Happenings for July 30, 2019 (week 8)

Posted on July 26th, 2019
Hello and how's it going? This email is a follow to the invitation email we sent out earlier today to all current CSA members--even biweekly members who may not be receiving a CSA box this upcoming week. Thanks for excusing the duplicity.... We had a great week here at the farm. Weather in the upper... read more »

Farm Happenings for July 23, 2019 (week 7)

Posted on July 19th, 2019
Hello and how's it going? It was another adventurous week around the farm. This one was highlighted by a few visits from tour groups. On Tuesday we hosted about 15 interns and staff members from Grow Pittsburgh for a fun tour. Susanna and I both used to work at Grow Pittsburgh, so it was fun to connect... read more »

Farm Happenings for July 16, 2019 (week 6)

Posted on July 12th, 2019
Hello and welcome back to the Rivendale CSA newsletter. These are exciting weeks for our CSA, as we are now packing more customer boxes than we ever have before. We like being challenged, and we hope you enjoy the results! As some of you know, we also sell Rivendale products to other outlets including... read more »

Farm Happenings for July 9, 2019 (week 5)

Posted on July 5th, 2019
Welcome to Week 5 of the Rivendale CSA. We are especially excited for our new workplace pick up locations that are joining us for the first time this week. Please feel free to search the archives of our newsletters if you want to catch up on what's been happening at the farm this past month or so. This... read more »

Farm Happenings for July 2, 2019 (week 4)

Posted on June 28th, 2019
We hope you are enjoying cooking with our fresh and local products. If you like to both cook and take pictures, we'd love to see what you've been cooking. Please consider sharing your CSA meal pics with us by using our social media handle for Instagram and Facebook: @rivendalefarms and add the hashtag... read more »

Farm Happenings for June 25, 2019 (week 3)

Posted on June 21st, 2019
Perhaps it will become cliche to hear, but it was another busy week on the farm. Weather and special events and the uptick of products to harvest and the energy of hardworking people everywhere you turn. It all makes this farming life a fun and wild ride. This week Rivendale hosted the Sustainable Agriculture... read more »