Farm Happenings at Willow Haven Farm
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Farm Happenings at Willow Haven Farm

Reserve your Table for Pizza Night on the Farm - July 25

Posted on July 11th, 2020
Best kept secret! Our long time farm members know that the Brick Oven Pizza at Willow Haven Farm is something special. Where else do you get the best of the farm fresh veggies, fresh grass fed cheese and organic sourdough crust baked to perfection in a beautiful farm setting, while you wait? We'll... read more »

What you should know about this week's veggies

Posted on July 4th, 2020
What's new: We just started picking snap peas but quantities are limited. If you rated peas a 5 in your preferences about 100 people will get them this week. There will be more coming. ONIONS - the scallions/green onions/spring onions are finished for the season but the bulb onions are starting to... read more »

Tomatoes, Sweet & Sour Cherries this week, Pizza Night & Flower tour dates.

Posted on June 27th, 2020
Tomatoes are available for extra purchase.  These are early, certified organic, red tomatoes grown by Leroy Sauder.  The tomatoes on our farm won't be ready for a few weeks but we decided to make this special purchase of the first farm grown tomatoes of the season available to our members.  You've... read more »

What's next? new veggies, cherries, pizza and flowers!

Posted on June 20th, 2020
I know you'd love to know what we're going to harvest next. You've had a lot of greens and I know you are enjoying them but it's time to start to change with the seasons. Summer Squash/zucchini is being picked this week and will go in many of your boxes. In the next week or two the cucumbers, cabbage... read more »

Teacher Farm Hand

Posted on June 16th, 2020
Meet our high school teacher turned farm hand. Charal contacted Farmer Reuben about a summer job over the winter because she wanted to learn how to farm her own land.   Then when her school in Allentown closed, she was suddenly available to work for us right away this spring. Her first days were... read more »

What is a Garlic Scape and what should I do with it?

Posted on June 12th, 2020
Garlic scapes are a fun vegetable to get to know for new members and a favorite with past members.  Hard neck and soft neck are two types of garlic. The hard neck type grows a stem in late spring while the soft neck type does not. This stem of the hard neck garlic is often called the GARLIC SCAPE.... read more »

Farmer learns how to save veggies from the bugs

Posted on June 6th, 2020
Farmer Reuben texted me from the field.  "You gotta get out here and see this."  I grabbed my phone and met him in the nearest field that we call the truck patch.  "Last week these collard greens had flea beatles all over them and they were devouring the leaves. I called my consultant,... read more »

Farm Happenings for June 6, 2020

Posted on June 2nd, 2020
The first week of a great season of eating vegetables from Willow Haven Farm is finally here! It was worth the wait. You'll be eating great this week! The vegetables are growing beautifully and we can't wait to pick them for you.  CUSTOMIZE OR NOT?We would like Saturday Farm Pick up members to... read more »

Important Info for You! Please Read!

Posted on May 30th, 2020
The first week of a great season of eating vegetables from Willow Haven Farm is finally here! It was worth the wait. You'll be eating great this week! The vegetables are growing beautifully and we can't wait to pick and pack them for Wednesday & Thursday deliveries. TAKE CARE OF THE BOXBe careful... read more »