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

Abundant Greens + Strawberries!

Posted on June 24th, 2022
The weather has been ideal for greens these past few weeks- warm days, cool nights, just enough rain but not too much. So we have an abundance of gorgeous greens of all kinds right now. Stock up while they're at their best! Plus it's peak strawberry season in the Upper Valley, so we've sourced some... read more »

Summer Solstice

Posted on June 17th, 2022
We’ve reached the longest days of the year, the highest arc of the sun in our part of the world, with an amazing 16 hours of daylight shining down on us. This marks a significant turning point in vegetable farming, as we're shifting through this period of lush vegetative growth and now fruits are... read more »

Dreamy June

Posted on June 10th, 2022
Gentle rains, warm sunshine, an amazing hard working crew, a genuinely helpful 5-year old, twelve foot tall cucumber vines in June. What more can we ask for??? These are the long, sunny days of our dreams. It's been an incredibly productive week at the farm, the crops are really looking great, it finally... read more »

Beginnings

Posted on June 3rd, 2022
The first full week of June has arrived and so we begin our Summer CSA Shares. We're so excited to bring you fresh, delicious organic vegetables from our fields over the next 21 weeks. We're amazed and humbled as we enter our 10th year farming on this land because many of you, our dedicated CSA members,... read more »