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

Farm Happenings for July 2, 2019

Posted on June 27th, 2019
I stop at Dunkin Donuts on my delivery route on Wednesdays.  Shhhhhh. That’s just between you and me.  Organic farmer at Dunkin Donuts, I know.  But there’s this guy that works there on Wednesday mornings who is an inspiration.  Vicki at Café 1841 in Lenoir put... read more »

Noticing: Farm happenings June 25

Posted on June 20th, 2019
In an interview today, I was asked about my connection to the land and whether it has changed over the years.  Immediately, the Old Crow Medicine Show song “Take ‘em Away” popped into my head: “…land that I love is the land that I’m workin’, but it’s... read more »

Serendipity: farm news 6/13

Posted on June 13th, 2019
Sheesh.  What an emotional rollercoaster this year has been! We were on top of the world, ahead of the game, spring was being extra kind to us and them WHAMO-the wind storm damage set us back.  We scrambled and everyone pushed extra hard to catch us back up, and then we got lucky and convinced... read more »

Farm Happenings for June 11, 2019

Posted on June 6th, 2019
Take 3 on my cucumber estimate!  Cucumber production has been crazy inconsistent!  Hopefully, the field cucumbers will level that out really soon.  So whenever there's an * on your label next to something--it means we were short on that product and your email will tell you what we subbed. ... read more »