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Farm Happenings at Where the Redfearn Grows Natural Farm

Farm Happenings for July 16, 2020

Posted on July 11th, 2020
It's getting super hot out there!  I gotta be honest, July and August are my least favorite time of year to farm!  It's a real challenge to get seeds to germinate, transplants to take hold and fruiting crops to set fruit, and worst of all, its just miserable!  I much prefer winter growing:). ... read more »

Farm Happenings for July 9, 2020

Posted on July 4th, 2020
Hope you've had a fantastic 4th of July.  As I write this, the kids are out watching all the neighbors shoot off fireworks. Booms and squeals of delight are ringing in my ears. I'll keep this brief today because I want to get out there before the show is over as well. A couple things to keep in... read more »

Farm Happenings for July 2, 2020

Posted on June 27th, 2020
Happy 4th of July week! Yes, your farmers will be working this fourth of July week to continue to provide you delicious veggies!  Here's the important info: Thursday Farm, Thursday Lakewood and Friday Farm pickups are happening as usual. Saturday July 4th at LS is still on and is STILL at 2nd... read more »

Farm Happenings for June 25, 2020

Posted on June 20th, 2020
Thanks to the crew that came out to help the other day, we were able to get a lot done, including harvesting a great deal of garlic.  It's drying down in the barn for a couple weeks so that it can store well and then...garlic will be on the list! Hurrah! It was so much fun working with so many of... read more »

Farm Happening for Saturday June 13th

Posted on June 13th, 2020
Does it feel like summer yet?  It does to me!  Summer doesn't officially start for a few days but it's been feeling plenty hot for a couple weeks now.   What does that mean?  Well, it means your farmers get to sweat a LOT!  We find ourselves moving a little slower in the... read more »

Farm Happenings for June 11, 2020

Posted on June 6th, 2020
Whooo, how 'bout that heat wave?  Glad it's cooling down this week because our bodies aren't adjusted to summer yet!  You gotta dig deep in the reserve to get out there in the sun at 95 degree's with 60% humidity!  I (Dave) am an prodigious sweater so I tend to swap out clothes every time... read more »

Farm Happenings for June 4, 2020

Posted on May 30th, 2020
What a crazy week!  We had 8" of rain on Thursday that made for some extremely muddy fields!  Yet another reminder that we are not in control!  That rain and the one before it set us a bit behind in our schedule for the week but we adapted.  Instead of planting outside, we spent extra... read more »

Farm Happenings for May 28, 2020

Posted on May 23rd, 2020
I hope we don't sound like a broken record but it is a real joy to help feed your family.  We feel so blessed to live a fulfilling life of producing healthy food for so many people!  We're enjoying our short moments together as we learn your kids names and what kind of dog you have (lots of... read more »

Farm Happenings for May 21, 2020

Posted on May 16th, 2020
The greens are really coming in right now!  Don't worry, the warm season stuff is in the ground and growing, it's just that the cool spring has slowed things down a bit!  One thing about eating with the seasons is learning to enjoy food in it's prime!  During this time of year, the greens... read more »