Farm Happenings at Zilnicki Farms
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Farm Happenings at Zilnicki Farms

Farm Happenings for November 2, 2021

Posted on October 29th, 2021
Happy Halloween!  Yup, October is coming to an end and November is here!  We battled through out break downs and almost finished digging potatoes before the big 5 inch rain we got this week.  We got out in the field today and made a push to finish but we got stuck a few times and ran out... read more »

Farm Happenings for October 26, 2021

Posted on October 22nd, 2021
Harvest moon is upon us and the push continues to harvest all our potatoes.  The first half of potato harvest went smooth, and the 2nd half has been a struggle with many break downs and hiccups.  I guess the equipment is as tired as we are.  It is a labor of love that is for sure, but... read more »

Farm Happenings for October 19, 2021

Posted on October 16th, 2021
Halfway through October already even though it has felt like early September outside lately.  Above average temperatures are nice but the fall crops aren't a real fan of hot dry weather.  It speeds up the growth and broccoli especially doesn't like this.   Update on potato harvest:... read more »

Farm Happenings for October 12, 2021

Posted on October 8th, 2021
Columbus Day weekend is upon us! There is always something fun going on this weekend on Long Island and I hope your out and about enjoying life.  I hope you are taking advantage of the last of the summer vegetables as we start to wind down on veggies like tomatoes and peppers, and eggplant.   With... read more »

Farm Happenings for October 5, 2021

Posted on October 1st, 2021
Welp it's October!  At least the temps and humidity lowered to make it feel like fall.  We love this time of the year, (big flannel people over here), but their is something special about the cool crisp air on a fall morning and the warmth of the sun in the afternoon.  Yes, fall does mean... read more »