Farm Happenings at River Queen Greens
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Farm Happenings at River Queen Greens

Brrrr is for Beaver Moon

Posted on November 30th, 2020
What is up with this weather!? We've zipped up the greenhouse and hoophouse and are expecting a very chilly morning tomorrow! Since we're south of the lake, we're not expecting a frost overnight, but our farmer friends to the north are covering their greens with row cover to keep them from getting too... read more »

Planting trees and giving thanks

Posted on November 27th, 2020
We planted another 30 fruit trees in our baby orchard today. Planting trees is a gift for future generations, one more notch in the lineage of stewardship on this land. It is a joy to work out here, with these people - plus visitors from Major Acre Farm this morning. We are blessed in so many ways to... read more »

Thanksgiving Shares this Wednesday!

Posted on November 20th, 2020
It's almost Thanksgiving, which hopefully means you're gearing up to indulge in some great local food. Carrots are here, as are broccoli and green peppers from Faust Farm on the north shore. We've also got plenty beautiful Compostella salad greens and a wide array of other greens, roots, and herbs from... read more »

Twas the Week before Thanksgiving and all through the Farm

Posted on November 16th, 2020
There's so much food, y'all! We're entering the peak of the fall growing season, and are super happy to share the bounty with you. Plus, Compostella is delivering beautiful spinach and radicchios, in addition to their usual baby greens offerings. Be sure to check out the Add-ons section with 100% naturally... read more »

Harvest season!

Posted on November 13th, 2020
Hi everyone, We're super stoked about our veggie selection this week. We're starting to see a ton of beautiful produce, including broccoli and cauliflower, out in the fields and are very excited to include it our farm shares. Plus, Compostella has some spinach this week, and their arugula is back! Lion's... read more »

Looking Towards a Brighter Future?

Posted on November 9th, 2020
Holy moly, these last few weeks have been a rollercoaster. While all the insanity has been going on in the world, we've been busy farming and training our apprentices how to farm. This has been a great distraction and brings us lots of hope for the future :) This week's veggie shares are looking great,... read more »

Is this year over yet?

Posted on November 6th, 2020
This has been an intense few weeks, and who knows what else is in store. At least we have veggies, amiright? Lots of greens from our farm and Compostella, beautiful 100% naturally grown Meyer lemons from our neighbor Isabelle's Citrus Orchard, and oyster mushrooms from Mycelium Express blessedly are... read more »

We made it through last week. Will we make it through this one?

Posted on November 2nd, 2020
It feels like the world is upside down right now, and it's hard to get our feet underneath us. We're grateful to the folks who purchased from our pop-up farm stand last weekend. We're looking forward to what will hopefully be a normal week for our farm share, even though it feels anything but normal... read more »