Farm Happenings at Rivendale Farms
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Farm Happenings at Rivendale Farms

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 »

Farm Happenings for June 18, 2019 (week 2)

Posted on June 14th, 2019
We are so happy to have our weekly CSA members back as we also welcome our bi-weekly members getting their CSA for the first time this season. If you want to follow along or reference our newsletters from week to week, you can find all of them at the following link: Link to previous Rivendale CSA... read more »

Farm Happenings for June 11, 2019 (week 1)

Posted on June 4th, 2019
The flurry of activity around the farm this time of year is exhilarating--and a bit exhausting. But this weekend feels like preparation for opening night at the theater. We have been planning and preparing. Now it is time to show you a bit of what we have been up to here at Rivendale Farms.  I... read more »

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 »