Farm Happenings at Trumpeter Swan Farm
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Farm Happenings at Trumpeter Swan Farm

Trumpeter Swan Farm CSA News - Summer, Week 9, July 20 thru July 22

Posted on July 26th, 2021
Trumpeter Swan Farm CSA News - Summer, Week 9, July 20 thru July 22 ---- Find us on Facebook ---- The CSA tab of our website trumpeterswanfarm.com has links for member info and accessing your account. Our Facebook page has more frequent updates on what's happening at the farm. We encourage you to follow... read more »

Trumpeter Swan Farm CSA News - Summer, Week 8, July 20 thru July 22

Posted on July 19th, 2021
Trumpeter Swan Farm CSA News - Summer, Week 8, July 20 thru July 22 ---- Eggs ---- We had a couple of questions pop up about chicken eggs and why they're not in stock sometimes. Well there are two reasons, the first is the heat. When chickens are hot and stressed they don't want to lay eggs. We try... read more »

Trumpeter Swan Farm CSA News - Summer, Week 7, July 13 thru July 15

Posted on July 12th, 2021
---- Quail Eggs ---- Trying to spread around the quail eggs. Let me know if you have not been able to pick quail eggs yet (reply to this email). We'll make sure you get a dozen in the next few weeks. We get 1 dozen quail eggs per day, so only 7 doz a week. If you get eggs, make sure to get the egg scissors... read more »

Trumpeter Swan Farm CSA News - Summer, Week 6, July 6 thru July 8

Posted on July 5th, 2021
---- Broccoli ---- Broccoli is here, it's coming slowly, enough for about half the members. A reminder that you may find a couple of worms in the broccoli, little green fellas, they mean you no harm. The green worms are cabbage loopers and they love to munch on the leafs of our all our cole crops; broccoli,... read more »

Trumpeter Swan Farm CSA News - Summer, Week 5, June 29 thru July 1

Posted on June 28th, 2021
Trumpeter Swan Farm CSA News - Summer, Week 5, June 29 thru July 1 ---- A Bit of Rain ---- At the farm we received about 0.30" of rain over the weekend. Now while this is a welcome sprinkle it is no where near the amount of rain we need to pull us out of this drought. Until we receive more rain we... read more »

Farm Happenings for June 22, 2021

Posted on June 21st, 2021
Trumpeter Swan Farm CSA News - Summer, Week 4, June 22 ---- Herbs are Starting Up ---- Herbs are here in a big way. This week we started harvesting basil, dill, and cilantro, with more varieties to come. Once again with the hot weather they grew very quick all we had to do was just give them some extra... read more »

Trumpeter Swan Farm CSA News - Summer, Week 3, June 13

Posted on June 14th, 2021
---- Last of the Asparagus ---- This week will be the last of the asparagus. We usually pick asparagus from mid May to mid June and then we let it grow out for the rest of the year. This allows the plant to expand it's root network and store nutrients that it will need for next spring. ---- Hot and... read more »

Trumpeter Swan Farm CSA News - Summer, Week 2, June 6

Posted on June 7th, 2021
Trumpeter Swan Farm CSA News - Summer, Week 2, June 6   ---- Quail Eggs! ---- Two years ago, Kathy and I bought quail eggs at the San Antonio Farmers Market. What tasty little eggs for mini-fried eggs or hard boiled eggs. We decided to try raising quail. So far, so good. We now have quail eggs.... read more »