Archive for February, 2016

State Of Affairs

 

Farm Journal – week of

February 21 2016 – February 27 2016

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Tunnels

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In tunnel A David started to harvest his onions this week. He has also been working up the ground, where he will be planting his fava beans next week.

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I have been weeding tunnel B. 

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Tunnel C is ready for two more rows of peas, which will also be planted next week.

 

 

 

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 Catawba

Coming Spring 2016.

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West End Community Market

Don’t Forget

 Today – Tuesday – 3 pm until 6 pm

 

What is growing?

Fava Bean

22216_market_favabean2 What is coming to market today?  

Homegrown Produce  

  • Greens – tender mustard, purple, red, green and Ruby Streaks Mizuna, baby spinach, baby kale, Swiss Chard, collards and arugula

 

 

 

 

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We Plant No Vine Before Its Time

 

Farm Journal – week of

February 14 2016 – February 20 2016

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It’s Time!       

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from tray

to hand

to ground…

    …peas

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Because we have been having difficulties getting pepper seeds to germinate David decided to build a germination box.

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 Catawba

Coming Spring 2016.

West End Community Market

 Today – Tuesday – 3 pm until 6 pm

 

Due to weather related conditions we will not be at market today.21616_market

Go to LEAP’s Facebook page to see who will be there.

 https://www.facebook.com/WestEndCommunityMarket

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Our Road – 11 am

The trees were cut down around 2 pm and the road has yet to be plowed.

 

 

 

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Despite The Cold…

 

Farm Journal – week of

February 7 2016 – February 13 2016

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…the seedling are still growing!21416_greenhouse4

 

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Ice crystals on the windows – radishes in growing bed

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David’s onions, peas and Fava beans

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tomato seedlings

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 Catawba

Coming Spring 2016.

West End Community Market

Don’t Forget

 Today – Tuesday – 3 pm until 6 pm

 

What is growing?

Volunteer Cardoon 

2116_market_cardon What is coming to market today?  

Homegrown Produce  

  • Greens – tender mustard, red, green and Ruby Streaks Mizuna, collards, baby spinach, baby kale and arugula

 

 

 

 

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Gone To Seed

 

Farm Journal – week of

31 January 2016 – 6 February 2016

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This week I transplanted some seedlings from germination trays into 4 packs. Some of David’s onions are in the background.

 

 

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David started some peas and his fava beans.

  I started some tomatoes.

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We are going to plant the peas in tunnel C. We are in the process of cleaning it up.2116_fj_cleanup2716_fj_tunnel_c

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 Catawba

Coming Spring 2016.