Farm Happenings at Zilnicki Farms
Back to farm profile

Farm Happenings at Zilnicki Farms

Farm Happenings for August 31, 2021

Posted on August 27th, 2021
August is coming to an end but not without on last week of hot sweltering heat.  Our farm, and most Long Island farms faired pretty well with the glancing blow of hurricane Henri last weekend.  We were extremely fortunate and know its just a matter of time before LI is lined up with a real... read more »

Farm Happenings for August 24, 2021

Posted on August 20th, 2021
Well this weekend will get interesting.  Been saying it for years, that we have been over due for a hurricane direct hit.  Sunday may be that day and well, we don't need that.  Yes, we need rain, we don't need 50+ MPH winds, or salt burn.  We are running our CSA for Tuesday as scheduled... read more »

Farm Happenings for August 17, 2021

Posted on August 13th, 2021
Dog days of August are in full swing as we approach the halfway point of August.  Hopefully we get a storm to knock down this heat as the vegetables, fruit, and farmers are taking a beating this weak.  Yes, its nature of the the profession but hot is hot.  I hope your enjoying the summer... read more »

Farm Happenings for August 10, 2021

Posted on August 6th, 2021
The dog days of summer are here!  The past few rain storms missed the farms, so irrigation is full throttle on most Long Island farms.  It is the ebbs and flows of farming/ working with mother nature.  Sometimes she over produces, and sometimes she under produces what we need, but it all... read more »