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

What is Rescue Weeding & Why Did We Do IT? PLUS More Tips & Recipes

Posted on July 1st, 2019
It really feels like summer on the farm now.  There is way too much to do as we now are picking crops that keep producing day after day like beans, cukes, and zukes.  Just wait till we start picking tomatoes! Last week we picked our first green beans after completing a “rescue weeding.”... read more »

Farm challenges near and far

Posted on June 24th, 2019
This week is finally sunny again after last week’s days of constant sprinkles, downpours, and misty, cool weather. It reminds me to think of the farmers in the Midwest who have been suffering from terrible flooding which has set back their growing season or even damaged acres of land. Interestingly,... read more »

How to Eat Farm Pizza & Farm Story

Posted on June 20th, 2019
1. Come to your farm2. Order your pizza 3. Watch the fire in the Brick Oven 4. Meet and chat with other farm members and the farm family 5. Eat your pizza surrounded by vegetable fields and animal pastures. This Saturday we are making Brick Oven Sourdough Pizza on the Farm. Find out more below. This... read more »

How to Eat Farm Pizza & Monday Harvest News

Posted on June 17th, 2019
1. Come to your farm2. Order your pizza 3. Watch the fire in the Brick Oven 4. Eat your pizza surrounded by vegetable fields and animal pastures. This Saturday we are making Brick Oven Sourdough Pizza on the Farm. Find out more below. This is the season to enjoy adding herbs to your dishes. Try leaf... read more »

Know Your Farmer - Meet His Crew!

Posted on June 10th, 2019
Today, Monday, the vegetables are enjoying a rain day.  It is a perfect, light, soaking rain which means that we can turn off the irrigation in the fields. We still picked vegetables in the rain which actually helps keep them fresher, longer.  Rain days are also great for doing the important... read more »

Tips for Your First & Second Farm Share CSA Box

Posted on June 3rd, 2019
You’ll be getting another beautiful head of lettuce this week called, Red Butter Crunch.  You’ll also be able to try a couple new vegetables as part of your Farm Food adventure. Actually, it is week 2 of our Farm Share CSA season since we delivered to our weekly members and half of... read more »

Tips for the First Week of your Farm Share CSA box

Posted on May 27th, 2019
Your box is a great example of a perfect spring growing season.  The temperatures, rain, and sun were close to ideal in the last couple weeks.  When it is too cool or rainy, the veggies don't get big enough. When we have a hot spell, then the greens get over mature and do what we call "bolting." But... read more »

Hello New Member! You Should Know This

Posted on January 30th, 2019
Your local farmer is growing for you right now!  That's right. Our heated nursery greenhouse got an upgrade this winter and now we are filling it with seed trays of thousands of onions, kale, asian greens, cabbages and numerous spring vegetables that you can look forward to eating when you sign... read more »

Fresh Veggies available until Christmas

Posted on October 29th, 2018
I can't believe how fast the season went.  We will miss all our members during the winter but are glad for the change of season and work routine. You can keep getting our fresh farm vegetables by coming to the farm on Saturdays from 10 - 2.  We'll keep harvesting and offering great products... read more »