Farm Happenings at Root 5 Farm
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Farm Happenings at Root 5 Farm

Bulk Harvest

Posted on August 16th, 2019
Beautiful onion crop coming in!  read more »

Meet Sam

Posted on August 6th, 2019
Sam grew up in NYC and he's going to be a sophomore at Oberlin College. We're so happy that he's joined us for a summer at Root 5 Farm. Sam is the best. He's a hard worker, he loves cooking and baking, and he's a really talented artist. One of Sam's favorite jobs on the farm is cleaning totes. He washes... read more »

It's Rainbow Time!

Posted on July 30th, 2019
We've reached peak season for many of our summer crops. If you'd like to preserve some vegetables for the winter, this is a good time to do it. You'll have the option to purchase bulk cases of our tomatoes, cucumbers, green beans, basil, and peppers as "Add Ons" to your shares over the next few weeks.... read more »

In the Jungle

Posted on July 26th, 2019
It's peak season for our cucumbers, our plants are over 12 feet tall! This week we have half bushel boxes of small cucumbers (great for pickling!) available to add-on to your share. Simply click the "Puchase Extras" button below.    read more »

Planting fall crops

Posted on July 19th, 2019
The youngest member of our crew had fun helping out with planting fall cabbages and kale.  read more »

Abundance!

Posted on July 16th, 2019
Danielle is happy about harvesting tomatoes for you! read more »

Abundance!

Posted on July 12th, 2019
Danielle is happy about harvesting big bucket of cherry tomatoes for you! read more »

summer harvest

Posted on July 5th, 2019
It's an exciting time on the farm with so many summer crops coming in. We've harvested our last asparagus for the season and we're moving on to eggplant, tomatoes, zucchinis, and peppers.  read more »

Hot Hot Hot!

Posted on July 1st, 2019
The heat has brought on some new crops- eggplant, green peppers, and summer squash are all sizing up now and they'll make an appearance in your CSA boxes this week. These are all great vegetables for the grill, so it'll be nice to cook outside during this heat wave. We installed a pump on our new well... read more »