Farm Happenings at Tumbling Shoals Farm
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Farm Happenings at Tumbling Shoals Farm

Farm Happenings for May 21, 2024

Posted on May 16th, 2024
This week's blog: I made a point a few years ago to prioritize fun.  If anyone asks, I’ll maintain that this is a very good idea.  The only problem is that by prioritizing fun doesn’t always mean that something less fun has to go away.  Not that farming is not fun, it def1 read more »

Farm Happenings for May 14, 2024

Posted on May 9th, 2024
We're in a wee bit of a wet period at the moment.  So moody skies, rain forest-esque views, and lots and lots of mud.  This is why we plant our most rain sensitive crops underneath "umbrellas", and have grassed waterways all over the farm moving water around fields, but still there's a lo1 read more »

Farm Happenings for May 7, 2024

Posted on May 2nd, 2024
I am on a whirlwind adventure in New Orleans to see the Rolling Stones ( and a few other bands while I'm briefly here) at Jazz Fest with one of my oldest friends who lives here.  This is my airport fast food salad,  which was of surprisingly not terrible quality? A couple of notes: we are1 read more »

Farm Happenings for April 30, 2024

Posted on April 25th, 2024
Farm stand availability email.  This is your chance to order from the virtual farm stand.  It is open for orders through Sunday at 11am. read more »

Farm Happenings for May 3, 2024

Posted on April 25th, 2024
Welcome to your first Harvest Share!  This is when you check your "theoretical share" (the share you will receive if you do nothing) to make sure it suits you and make any changes (swap things, delete things, add things, skip your share, etc.). This space will soon be filled with the blog or o1 read more »

Farm Happenings for December 19, 2023

Posted on December 14th, 2023
Note: This is the last harvest share delivery of this season.  We'll get the next season set up in January and let you know as soon as we open enrollment.  Thanks for a great season!  Have a fantastic winter! We are still harvesting crops for markets and this last week of harvest sha1 read more »

Farm Happenings for December 12, 2023

Posted on December 7th, 2023
Happy Holidays y'all! Pardon the short newsletter as I'm visiting family in Michigan and doing this on my smarty pants phone and as I age, my arms just seem to be getting shorter?. Just 2 more weeks of fall/winter share deliveries?.  We're already planting for spring,  and soon will need1 read more »

Farm Happenings for December 5, 2023

Posted on November 30th, 2023
Welcome back!  Hope everyone enjoyed their Thanksgiving!  We sure did, even with the travel.  Here's this week's blog: With darkness arriving at 5pm, it feels like the earth has slowed its spinning.  My circadian rhythm has me, with nothing pressing to do in the dark, learning t1 read more »

Farm Happenings for November 28, 2023

Posted on November 22nd, 2023
Happy Thanksgiving! Can you believe we're nearly to December? This year slid right by like greasy food from a plate. We're well into the planning session for next year as we deconstruct the farm from this year and care for the remaining crops inside our structures. Good news!  We got the sweet1 read more »