Category Archives: Winter

Harvest Totals January 2014

Here are the harvest totals for January 2014, with approximate market value (using retail pricing from our local grocery store and the farmer’s market, with guesstimate pricing on items I haven’t seen for sale).  

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Happy New Year! Farm Goals for 2014

Happy New Year!  I’m not the type to make New Year’s resolutions, though I do like to set goals at the beginning of each year (I know, a resolution is just a goal, but the connotation of the word seems … Continue reading

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Harvest Totals December 2013

Here are the harvest totals for December (and final totals for 2013!), with approximate market value (using retail pricing from our local grocery store and the farmer’s market, with guesstimate pricing on items I haven’t seen for sale).  

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The farm in photos: March 11-17

Happy Spring!  Things are really gearing up here: the wild plums are already pretty much done blooming, the apples have started to bloom, early-spring crops are growing fast, and the weather is fabulous.  Here are a few pictures from the … Continue reading

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Planting potatoes

Yesterday was St. Patrick’s Day, and I decided to celebrate in true style by planting this year’s first crop of potatoes.  Why, you might ask, would I plant potatoes when I can get them incredibly cheap at the store?  Well, … Continue reading

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The farm in pictures: week of Feb 23 – Mar 2

A lovely cyclamen popping its head up

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Spring has sprung!

Technically, spring is still a few weeks away (the vernal equinox is March 20 this year), but around here, spring has sprung!  (And it has been incredibly spring-like for much of the last month or so – that’s coastal California for you.)  While … Continue reading

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