Farm Happenings at Wabi Sabi Farm
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Farm Happenings at Wabi Sabi Farm

Farm Happenings for August 5, 2020

Posted on August 3rd, 2020
It's hard to believe but August is here! These cooler temperatures sure don't make it feel like August.  Some of the heat loving summer crops aren't going to fruit as quickly as they "normally" would but it looks like by next week we will be back into the heat. This week we are finishing up harvesting... read more »

Farm Happenings for July 29, 2020

Posted on July 28th, 2020
It's hard to believe that we are entering into the first week of August next week.  I'm usually able to tell because the Summer Crops are really starting to produce, the State Fair is being advertised, the Des Moines' Farmers' Market is packed with people before kids start going back to school,... read more »

Farm Happenings for July 22, 2020

Posted on July 21st, 2020
Many apologies for the email getting sent out late this week!  I had to take me laptop computer in for "repairs" late last week and just got it back this morning.   Hope everyone survived the heat wave over the weekend!  We are very fortunate to have a very deep well to have the... read more »

Farm Happenings for July 15, 2020

Posted on July 14th, 2020
I am very humbled by all the kind words received after I announced that we were taking a couple of weeks off from Share deliveries.  I decided to go with the option of offering everyone "double shares" to make up for the missed weeks.  Thinking right now they will be sometime mid/late August... read more »

Farm Happenings for June 24, 2020

Posted on June 23rd, 2020
Happy First Week of Summer!  What a whirlwind of a season this has been so far!  One week we are in the 90's and then the next week it cools off into the upper 70s.  This morning (6/23) we were wearing jackets while harvesting your Sugar Snap Peas! I'm sure a lot of you are feeling the... read more »

Farm Happenings for June 17, 2020

Posted on June 16th, 2020
This time of year is when we begin the typically begin the transition between Spring and Summer Crops.  As you all have read in the past Farm Happenings, this has not been a typical season at all.  Things were planted later than normal in the Spring (because of rains), many crops did not produce... read more »

Farm Happenings for June 10, 2020

Posted on June 8th, 2020
As I mentioned in last week's Farm Happenings this has been a very challenging start to the season for us.  Early on it was really wet and we struggled to be able to get into the fields to plant.  When it finally dried out we went like crazy to plant and while we are still behind on our plantings... read more »

Farm Happenings for June 3, 2020

Posted on May 31st, 2020
The first Farm Share delivery is finally here!  What a crazy start to 2020 this year has been already!!!  Please watch for an email from me tomorrow or the next day detailing all the new farm protocols we have put in place because of the "pandemic". We are a few weeks behind on everything... read more »

Farm Happenings for May 23, 2020

Posted on May 19th, 2020
Hello Wabi Sabi Farm Friends, We are opening up our online store for Plant Sales again.  We will be starring to offer Farmer's Market boxes soon with produce.   Have a great week,   Farmer Ben and the Crew read more »