Farm Happenings at Terra Verde Homestead
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Farm Happenings at Terra Verde Homestead

Fall Share Week 3

Posted on October 29th, 2020
We have come to the last week of the 2020 season! Thank you to everyone for supporting us this year, especially as this year has been a challenging one for many people. I am all ready busy planning for 2021 and you will see an email with all the details in your inbox by the end of November. As always,... read more »

Fall Share Week 2

Posted on October 15th, 2020
I am sending this email out a day early because the weather is more suitable to office work today! This means I will get to spend the whole day tomorrow planting our 2021 garlic crop! I am doubling the quantity of garlic planted this year so I look forward to having extra to sell and to include it in... read more »

Fall Share Week 1

Posted on October 2nd, 2020
Welcome to Week 1 of the fall shares! A reminder to everyone that the fall season consists of 3 bi-weekly pickups of veggies. This means that you will receive veggies the weeks of Oct 5th, Oct 19th, and Nov 2nd. Mark your calendars! This week there is an exciting addition in our 'Extras' section: our... read more »

Summer Share Week 12

Posted on September 25th, 2020
This is the last week of our summer share! Fall shares begin next week (the week of October 5th). I have compiled a very short survey that will help me with planning for 2021. Please take 3 minutes to have your say here:  Our 2020 Raw Wildflower Honey is... read more »

Summer Share Week 11

Posted on September 18th, 2020
This is kind of a fun week for share contents! We have some our concord grapes available for everyone and I brought in some baby cauliflower from Pfennings Organics as a treat since I don't grow cauliflower. These are not large cauliflower but they will be a nice addition to a stirfry or other mixed... read more »

Summer Share Week 10

Posted on September 11th, 2020
We have 10lb beef boxes available again this week! Scroll down to the 'Extras' section below to order your box. Some of you wanted to know more about Boot and see some photos or video! The photo above is Boot this morning have his breakfast. As you can see comparing him to Rob's hand, he's not that... read more »

Summer Share Week 9

Posted on September 4th, 2020
Today feels very fall-like here: there is a strong, cool breeze, bright sunny skies, and heavy dew each morning. We are about two or three weeks away from our first fall frost. Our second planting of zucchini is going strong but our cucumbers and basil are succumbing to disease after weeks of heavy harvest.... read more »

Summer Share Week 8

Posted on August 28th, 2020
It's nearly the first week of September and my favourite blend of summer and fall. The days are still warm, sunny, and the fields are full of bounty. But the nights are cooler and the mornings are fresher. The dew is so heavy in the mornings that rubber boots are required until the sun burns off the... read more »

Summer Share Week 7

Posted on August 21st, 2020
We have several new items available as extra purchases this week! See the list below for all the details. I know several people missed out on the 10lb beef boxes that we had available last week - we should have some available in couple weeks so be sure to watch for them! New Extras Available: Funky... read more »