Farm Happenings at Wooler Dale Farm
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Farm Happenings at Wooler Dale Farm

Farm Happenings for November 19, 2020

Posted on November 17th, 2020
Romanesco broccoli are ready!! They aren't as big as I would have liked them to get but they're not going to grow any more! Snow is due any day now! and BROCCOLI!! That late heat we had this fall produced a whole other crop of broccoli. Broccoli plants produce side shoots after the middle is cut out.... read more »

Farm Happenings for October 29, 2020

Posted on October 28th, 2020
It's our last week for the boxes. Thanks again for all you're support throughout the season, we really appreciate you all. This year has been a learning curve for me, going from strictly farmers market sales, to a customized box system which changed our growing schedule and added extra admin work. ... read more »

Farm Happenings for October 22, 2020

Posted on October 21st, 2020
What a season we've had! This is my youngest daughter Annaliese, born March 14th 2020 and Oma. There's been a lot of challenges this year for us and I'm sure a lot of people, but doesn't that smile just make everything brighter! For some of you, this is your last week, and I want to THANK YOU!! You are... read more »

Farm Happenings for October 15, 2020

Posted on October 14th, 2020
I hope everyone had a great Thanksgiving! It was a beautiful weekend to get outside and enjoy the beautiful fall colours!  This will be the last week for beans! Things start slowing down now in the garden, it won't be long before the ground freezes. But we're enjoying this mild weather while we... read more »

Farm Happenings for October 8, 2020

Posted on October 7th, 2020
Happy Thanksgiving!!! Happy thanksgiving from myself(Nicole) and the family, Oma (Ann), Jeremy (my husband) and three girls, Eva, Monique & baby Annaliese!  We are very thankful for all of you, our farm members for supporting our farm, especially during this pandemic. There has been many challenges... read more »

Farm Happenings for October 3, 2020

Posted on October 1st, 2020
Yeah! Rain! Seems to be the saying this year! Yes, even in fall things can get dry and our fall cauliflower were starting to suffer! This rain will give them the boost they need to make some nice big heads.!  BEANS! We have some amazing beans! Get you're fill now because they wont be around too... read more »

Farm Happenings for October 1, 2020

Posted on September 30th, 2020
Yeah! Rain! Seems to be the saying this year! Yes, even in fall things can get dry and our fall cauliflower were starting to suffer! This rain will give them the boost they need to make some nice big heads. For now though, we will have some mini cauliflower to get us by!  BEANS! We have some amazing... read more »

Farm Happenings for September 24, 2020

Posted on September 23rd, 2020
New this week, spinach and baby radishes! Frost hit hard this past week. We covered our peppers and beans, so they made it through. But our field tomatoes are now finished. It's dry again in the fields, so we started irrigating our cauliflower, hoping they will start to form heads in time for thanksgiving.  Our... read more »

Farm Happenings for September 17, 2020

Posted on September 16th, 2020
New Potatoes are here! And they are looking great! Just in time for this cool weather and roasting season! The cool weather also slows things down quite a bit here. We're hoping the frost at night holds off, because we still have some beans, peppers, tomatoes and egg plant to ripen in the field &... read more »