Farm Happenings at Zawadi Farm
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Farm Happenings at Zawadi Farm

Farm Happenings for November 1, 2023

Posted on October 28th, 2023
Thank you for an incredible 7th farming season. We couldn't have done this without your support. The challenges were coming from all angles, but we were able to reach our goal   Thank you for your support, we will see you next season read more »

Farm Happenings for October 25, 2023

Posted on October 21st, 2023
We're almost at the finish line! Just a friendly reminder about the program we have been working on for the past few years. With the help of some generous donors who have chosen to donate their boxes, we are able to provide fresh produce to The Neighborlink Food Hub located in North York. This is a1 read more »

Farm Happenings for October 18, 2023

Posted on October 14th, 2023
We have only two weeks left until the end of the season. Our farm is busy with harvesting and preparation for the next season's crops. Unfortunately, we discovered that voles had eaten some of this week's carrots, but we still have enough for you. If you are interested in visiting our farm at Downs1 read more »

Farm Happenings for October 11, 2023

Posted on October 7th, 2023
As the fall season progresses, we are already looking ahead to the 2024 growing season. In the attached picture, you can see that the garlic beds have been prepared and this weekend we took down the field tomatoes and prepared them for cover crops. As we approach the final weeks, we remain grateful1 read more »

Farm Happenings for October 4, 2023

Posted on September 30th, 2023
Hello! We are nearing the end of our CSA season, with only four weeks remaining. It has been a difficult season due to the challenging weather conditions. However, we have managed to learn and adapt, and become more creative with the land we have.  If you would like to visit our farm, you are1 read more »

Farm Happenings for September 27, 2023

Posted on September 21st, 2023
I recently read a fantastic book titled The Unsettling of America, which I highly recommend to anyone who is interested. This book delves into the important work that organic, small-scale farmers are undertaking and how we as a community can support them. One particularly interesting section discus1 read more »

Farm Happenings for September 20, 2023

Posted on September 17th, 2023
Hello friends, we have been busy working on the farm to get it ready for winter by planting cover crops. This technique helps us rebuild and maintain the soil in our half acre plot at Downsview Park. Cover cropping is crucial because it promotes soil structure and creates a fertile ecosystem that s1 read more »

Farm Happenings for September 13, 2023

Posted on September 9th, 2023
It's been a season full of valuable lessons and self-discovery, both for me and the farm. I am deeply grateful to everyone who has come to visit and even considered volunteering. Your support means the world to me. A heartfelt thank you to all of you participating in our CSA - your contributions ha1 read more »

Farm Happenings for September 6, 2023

Posted on September 2nd, 2023
Please remember to leave your boxes out for us!   We love you and continually thank you for your support read more »