Farm Happenings at Robinette Farms
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Farm Happenings at Robinette Farms

Farm Happenings for July 5, 2018: The Cool-Season/Warm-Season Transition

Posted on June 28th, 2018
Important Info NO pickup on the 4th of July All pickups will happen on Thursday, July 5th -- same time, same places -- just one day later The Cool-Season/Warm-Season Transition We grow a wide variety of crops, but many -- perhaps even most -- are cool-season crops.  That's most of what you've... read more »

Farm Happenings for June 27, 2018

Posted on June 22nd, 2018
Last week we complained about the heat and lack of precipitation; this week we’ll complain about the excessive rain: this is how you know we’re farmers! My dad likes to talk about the weather and that always annoyed me – until I became a farmer. I kid you not, we could talk weather... read more »

Here Comes Summer Solstice!

Posted on June 14th, 2018
It’s hot and dry!  This has been a whiplash kind of season and the growing conditions for Chloe and the crew are very challenging.  The late, late spring meant nothing wanted to grow, and then the sudden late May and early June heat shocked all the stuff that was trying to get going. ... read more »

Farm Happenings for June 13, 2018

Posted on June 7th, 2018
Phew! The first week of CSA is complete without too many glitches! Here are a few reminders for pick up: Leon's Members: please bring your share list to pick up (on your phone or printed/written). Your share list is in the email you get from us at around 6am on Wednesdays Bring your own bags, or... read more »

Summer CSA Begins!

Posted on June 5th, 2018
...And we're off! This is a big year for us as we take a leap with the new Harvie system. We're confident it will improve the CSA experience and reach new members, but it will of course come with some changes and adjustments. If you have questions, please check out the Harvie FAQ page and don't hesitate... read more »