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

Farm Happenings for November 3, 2020

Posted on October 29th, 2020
This week of warm sunny afternoons has been such a blessing. Each afternoon Liz, Sydney and I have cleaned garlic for sale in the sunshine in front of the barn. Its been so bright and warm we have shed layers and donned sunglasses. It feels almost reptilian- like we are storing the heat in our bodies... read more »

Farm Happenings for October 27, 2020

Posted on October 22nd, 2020
The end of long and hospitable fall growing season is upon us. With the prediction of temps in the teens to look forward too for the entire work week, we were able to spend the time bringing in lots of food that will store well for you. The squash is all protected under cover. A few more bins of cabbage... read more »

Farm Happenings for October 20, 2020

Posted on October 15th, 2020
The cauliflower is simply wonderous this year. Large, white, tasty and ready now. We've been enjoying it roasted, in a cream soup, or steamed with cheese sauce. We hope you'll enjoy it as well. There are two familiar winter squash on the menu for this week- butternut and delicata. I've been halving the... read more »

Farm Happenings for October 13, 2020

Posted on October 7th, 2020
Squish squash applesauce. Autumn in all its abundance is here. This week finds us busy hauling winter squash out of the field and making sure that all of our storage onions and garlic are safe from frost. This weather has been just about perfect and we've appreciated the extended window of golden days,... read more »

Farm Happenings for October 6, 2020

Posted on October 1st, 2020
We've sure been appreciating this stretch of glorious weather and perfect conditions for working and harvesting. Yesterday we pulled out another 1300 pounds of carrots. Today will be another big harvest day in the broccoli. Next week we'll tackle the storage turnips and winter squash. While the frost... read more »

Farm Happenings for September 29, 2020

Posted on September 24th, 2020
This is how we are going to feed you all the way through frost and foul weather until Thanksgiving (and maybe beyond). The cooler is filling with roots. The hoop houses are being transplated with new greens. The root cellar is filled with spuds. And the flower studio (after the last bouquets go out next... read more »

Farm Happenings for September 22, 2020

Posted on September 17th, 2020
This past week has been a trying one. The poor air quality has real implications for the farm: Some of the crew with more sensitive systems have not been working, those of us still in the field are feeling the drain of the extra energy required by our bodies to process all the toxins, and I don't have... read more »

Farm Happenings for September 18, 2020

Posted on September 14th, 2020
Its smoky out there. You know that. We're doing our best to keep the food rolling along to you with modified and reduced work schedules for the crew. Eat the good food and stay healthy. your farmer Emily  read more »

Farm Happenings for September 15, 2020

Posted on September 11th, 2020
Greetings! We had a major week of harvesting and storing food for you all. Potatoes in the cellar. Cabbage, beets, and carrots in the cooler. We're eyeing the winter squash. And still swimming in beautiful fresh greens. Like NAPA CABBAGE. One more week of escarole on the harvest list, plus the seasonal... read more »