[From 8-May-2013] Beet seed in ye olde Planet Jr. hopper. Still celebrating this seeder: takes some getting to know, and well worth it. A little rusty, but working like new. … [Read more...] about Planet Jr. x Beets
Chickens after harvest: Andrea M checks in with the girls after one of the quickest Friday harvests ever. Beets, carrots, a small amount of arugula and spinach from the unheated greenhouse... Several way freezing nights have left the field mostly in shades of brown. … [Read more...] about Fast Friday harvest
Beets, carrots, sunchokes: 8 am, second Saturday of the indoor winter market, freezing rain and flurries outside, it's cool to be under cover.. … [Read more...] about Neither rain, nor sleet, nor snow
It's the last of the beets, a mix of varieties - Red Ace, Bulls Blood, Chioggia - from different beds, golf ball-sized, cold-sweetened, nice! Leaves, not in the greatest shape, were trimmed, leaving enough stem to avoid bleeding. Around 50 lbs, and that's it for this year's … [Read more...] about Cleaning up the field: beets
This is our second Saturday market with quite a solid harvest, both selection and quantity. Last week was fine, this week we've added the first of the fall spinach, also, an unexpected bushel of radish that sized up practically overnight, picked at the end of the day yesterday at … [Read more...] about Another good market day!