Farm Happenings at Urban Teaching Farm
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Farm Happenings at Urban Teaching Farm

Sweet Potatoes are popping out of the soil!

Posted on October 14th, 2021
This week we have begun the process of harvesting some gorgeous sweet potatoes! We have been long awaiting their grand reveal and are excited with how well they have grown this season. The curing process to turn these starchy sweet potatoes into their sweet flavor will take about two weeks, so look out... read more »

Happy roots and big updates for the Teaching Farm

Posted on October 8th, 2021
Big update for all of our farm family: The Urban Teaching Farm is moving in June 2022. Over the last several years, we have enjoyed and been honored to cultivate the historic land in Warnersville at Prince of Peace Lutheran Church. Thanks to the support of our farm family we have produced thousands of... read more »

Root season is upon us

Posted on September 25th, 2021
Timing of daylight and rain has gifted us with 5 poorly germinated, but beautifully grown rows of vibrant roots crops. Some of you have been enjoying the beets for the last couple of weeks but the flood gates are open and we have radishes, beets, and carrots coming out next week for anyone who wants... read more »

Welcome to the Fall Season!

Posted on September 12th, 2021
Lettuces and dewy spider webs are popping out the ground, and these farmers are wearing sweaters when they arrive for the work day... Fall is upon us! At least as far as the growing season is concerned, we will still be getting some hot days, but the plants are telling a different story. It's a time... read more »

Something Looks Different this time!

Posted on August 13th, 2021
So you may have noticed that your shares are only about half full this week. This is because for the last two weeks of our Summer CSA share we are highlighting the amazing, local, small business who make tasty, nutritious, and well-loved food products for your enjoyment. These folx work hard to... read more »

Last Call for Basil!

Posted on August 8th, 2021
If you love pesto and you haven't put any up for the winter, now is your last chance to grab some from the Teaching Farm. You will see bulk 1 gallon bags of Thai and Italian Basil Available for $5 each in your customization options this week. The plants are coming out this week to make way for early... read more »

Fall greenhouse is going!

Posted on August 1st, 2021
Brassicas, alliums, and goosefoot plants are all popping out of the soil bravely taking on the intense summer heat. One of the universal truths of farming... one foot firmly wiggling into the soil of the present season and the other stepping forward into the next. Keeping us grounded and hopeful for... read more »

Recipes we tired and blissful summer farmers have been loving!

Posted on July 16th, 2021
There are a few key summer recipes that even sun-drenched and exhausted I can always find the motivation to make... share some of your summer favorites with us too, we'd love to hear all about it! Southern Tomato Pie: I have used cherry tomatoes, green tomatoes, cheddar, manchego, parmesan, and parsley... read more »

Pop Up Saturday- Summer abundance!

Posted on July 14th, 2021
The summer can’t be stopped! Hot, humid, thunderstorms, drought, cicadas, japanese beetles and ABUNDANCE on the farm. We have cherry tomatoes, peppers, eggplants and so much more flowing out of our fields and they would all really like to go home with you and feed your family! Pop-Up farmstand... read more »