Farm Happenings at Welcome Table Farm
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Farm Happenings at Welcome Table Farm

Farm Happenings for October 22, 2019

Posted on October 17th, 2019
New item alert- For the 1st time ever we are offering sweet potatoes! They are not pretty, but they sure taste good. We've been enjoying them this week cubes and fried for breakfast- so delicious. You squash this week are the big ones:  New England Cheese, Jarrdale, Hubbard, and Chioggia. They will... read more »

Farm Happenings for October 15, 2019

Posted on October 10th, 2019
Hi again folks! We hope you're embracing what seems to be earnestly cold weather. A far cry from the dog days of summer, I am personally thrilled to fire up my oven again. We officially mowed the flower patch, mourned the passing of peppers, and now we're roasting everything--beets, squash, spuds, beets...... read more »

Farm Happenings for October 8, 2019

Posted on October 3rd, 2019
We had a tremendous week last week preparing for the frosts of this early week. Thanks to the hard working crew and good friends we got all the winter squash in and stashed away for the winter. The final trailer load we took to the foodbank this Tuesday. Some 3,000 pounds of good food for our Walla Walla... read more »

Farm Happenings for October 1, 2019

Posted on September 24th, 2019
It is all hustle and bustlearound here as we prepare for the possibility of frost this weekend. Sweet potatoes came in and our no curing in the flower studio. We harvested the peppers and tomatoes hard. Winter squash stems are being clipped. We'll pick up the fruits this afternoon. Start seeing your... read more »

Farm Happenings for September 24, 2019 with survey link

Posted on September 19th, 2019
Fall is in the air and brassicas are ripening on the stalk. We've got these glowing purple cabbages for this week's box. Other brassica highlights for this week include the return of Hakuri turnips, kale, and kohlrabi. Fall is also the time we plan for next year. How will we sell what we grow? What... read more »

Farm Happenings for September 17, 2019

Posted on September 12th, 2019
Welp, folks, I can't say things have "slowed down" on the farm, but we certainly feel less frantic. The tomatoes have returned to modest production, the pigs are eating the dregs of retired summer sweet corn, cover crop is seeded, and hoop houses are all planted in preparation of what may eventually... read more »

Farm Happenings for September 3, 2019

Posted on August 30th, 2019
Happy Labor Day weekend friends! I hope many of you are getting to the Fair to check out the exhibits created and grown by so many talented residents of our valley. Or may you be getting a outside for another day of lake swimming or mountain exploring. Or may you be putting up pickles or kraut or tomato... read more »

Farm Happenings for August 27, 2019

Posted on August 23rd, 2019
Dear members- Please read- This is a logistical update! 1st, many of you over the course of the season (and especially last week) have missed items in your box. When extras or doubles are ordered, our error rate goes up. These sort of lapses in our packing consisting are not ok. I will try to get you... read more »

Farm Happenings for August 20, 2019

Posted on August 16th, 2019
Swamped by abundance is the farm situation this week. Tomatoes especially! But the flowers are plentiful, the beets huge, and the corn ripe and ready. We hope you are enjoying the eating. If you would like bulk quantities of anything, please ask. You'll see on the food list extras there are tomatoes... read more »