Farm Happenings at River Road Farm
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Farm Happenings at River Road Farm

Farm Happenings for July 29, 2020

Posted on July 27th, 2020
It's garlic season! We pulled 6500 garlic heads from the field last week which means you'll get the first taste of the freshest garlic. Now we are working diligently to bunch and hang the garlic in the barn for curing. A special note on the garlic in your box: because it is very fresh and full of moisture,... read more »

Farm Happenings for July 15, 2020

Posted on July 13th, 2020
It feels like summer has just begun and we are already making way for fall. It is time once again to sow seeds for broccoli, carrots, beets, and spinach. As we approach August the days grow shorter and plant growth begins to wane. That being said, you can look forward to a bounty of warm season foods... read more »

Farm Happenings for July 8, 2020

Posted on July 6th, 2020
Hot and dry makes for very challenging growing conditions. Vegetable plants all but stop growing, but the weeds don't care. Nightly irrigation rounds are added to the long list of to-dos. New in this week's box are sugar snap peas! Salad mix will be of the mesclun type which includes arugula and mustard... read more »