Farm Happenings at Steel Pony Farm
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Farm Happenings at Steel Pony Farm

Farm Happenings for December 9, 2019

Posted on December 8th, 2019
Hi Folks!   I ran out of beets so have purchased them from Galimax in southern Alberta who grows really excelent produce. I also bought some Parsnips from my friend John from Eagle Creek Farm to give you a bit more variety in your box.   I hope you enjoy!   Mike read more »

Farm Happenings for December 2, 2019

Posted on November 30th, 2019
Hi Folks, I've run out of beets for the time being. Unfortunately, they took a harder frost than I had banked on when they were still in the field which  ruined their shelf life and I had to compost a good chunk of them. I have ordered some beets from a producer I trust in southern Alberta, but... read more »

Farm Happenings for November 25, 2019

Posted on November 23rd, 2019
The deeper I get into the world of food the more I see how important soil health is. Dr. Zach Bush is a leader in the field who is a strong voice for soil regeneration. He has recently written a very thought provoking piece that I invite you to read to further your understanding of why soil health is... read more »

Farm Happenings for November 18, 2019

Posted on November 16th, 2019
Dear Shareholders,    I’m writing to you from Massachusetts where I am attending a Bio Nutrient Food Association conference on soil. I am learning soooo much about how to adjust my growing methods to maximize the nutrients in your vegetables. The goal is to start a legitimate conversation... read more »

Farm Happenings for November 13, 2019

Posted on November 11th, 2019
It is pretty quiet on the farm these days. I stopped out the other day and the field is just a blanket of white. I'm grateful for the bounty that we were able to pack away this winter and hope that you enjoy these vegetables. Storing veggies for winter is equal parts art form and science. Sometimes... read more »

Delivery Time Change because of Holiday

Posted on November 9th, 2019
This week we are changing our delivery pick up window to 1 pm to 5 pm because our drop spot host Purearth Organics is closing early for the holiday. If this will be an issue for you please let me know and we can make other plans.   Other than that I hope you are staying warm and enjoying your... read more »

November 6 Farm Happenings

Posted on November 4th, 2019
Hello! Thank you so much for signing up for a box of produce with us this winter. Local produce is hard to find at this time of year so I'm happy to be in a position to offer this for you. I'm excited to kick things for you this week. In an effort to decrease waste and plastic your veggies will be... read more »

Farm Happenings for November 4, 2019

Posted on November 2nd, 2019
Hello! Thank you so much for signing up for a box of produce with us this winter. Local produce is hard to find at this time of year so I'm happy to be in a position to offer this for you. I'm excited to kick things off this Monday at Purearth Organics between 4:30 and 7:00. Parking may be a challenge... read more »

Farm Happenings October 8 - Winter program, garlic and extras

Posted on October 6th, 2019
Hi Folks,  This is the last pick up of the summer program. It's been a blast for me and I really hope that these vegetables have added value to your life.  You will see an email in your inbox with details about our winter program beginning in November. I am adding lots of extras to the list... read more »