Farm Happenings at River Run Farm
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Farm Happenings at River Run Farm

August 27, 2021

Posted on August 26th, 2021
Hello farmsharers, Our propagation greenhouses are nearly empty of baby plants, with just a few lettuce and bok choy trays waiting to be put out in the fields. Thousands of pounds of produce are being picked, cut, bunched, and bagged each week. It's amazing to see it all come out of the fields, be1 read more »

Farm Happenings for August 24, 2021

Posted on August 19th, 2021
Greetings!  Our onions and shallots have begun their curing process. First step: pull and lay out in windrows in the field. Done. Next we consolidate the garlic in the drying shed (our greenhouse covered in shade cloth) and lay out the onions to cure. Our hope is that the onions finish up curi1 read more »

Farm Happenings for August 17, 2021

Posted on August 12th, 2021
Hello members! Getting deeper into August now and folks have been feeling like this is the endless summer of harvesting. It's the time of year where it feels like we hit cruise control on a midwestern interstate and are driving off towards the never-near horizon. I enjoy this time of year (except f1 read more »

Farm Happenings for August 10, 2021

Posted on August 4th, 2021
Hello farmshare folk! The weather has turned here a little, with foggy cool mornings giving a nice relief from the dry summer sun. All the garlic is out of the field, protected from the wet dewy mornings. By the way, the garlic in your shares is fresh garlic, meaning it is not yet cured like1 read more »