Archive for July, 2016

Room to Grow

 

Farm Journal – week of

July 24 2016 – July 30 2016

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David’s brother closed Monday on the 11 acres that adjoins our property.

 He is going to allow us to cultivate the small pasture that is next to our lower growing area.
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Catawba

Not this week.

 

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Grandin Village Community Market

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Today – Saturday – 8 am until 12 noon

 

What is blooming?——

Crape Myrtle——-
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What is coming to market today? 

Homegrown Produce

  • Legumes  – green beans (a few)
  • Root Crops – new potatoes and onions
  • Cucurbits – mixed baby squash
  • Aubergine – small eggplants
  • Tomatoes mixed varieties

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Grandin Village Community Market

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Tomorrow – Saturday – 8 am until 12 noon

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When Pigs Fly – Supplemental

West End Community Market

 Today – Tuesday – 3 pm until 6 pm

 

What is growing?

Red Noodle Beans

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Homegrown Produce  

  • Legumes  –  green beans
  • Root Crops – new potatoes – red, white and gold
  • Cucurbits – mixed baby squash, mixed baby cucumbers and a few Mexican Sour Gerkins
  • Tomatoes  mixed cherry and heirloom
  • Plants – perennial herbs – catnip and thyme

 

 

 

 

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Peelings

 

Farm Journal – week of

July 17 2016 – July 23 2016

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It is time for crock pot apple butter.16_721_fj_applebutter16_721_fj_applebutter3

 

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Catawba

 

David and I dug more new potatoes. David tilled a place for beets and I weeded our winter squash.

 

Grandin Village Community Market

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Today – Saturday – 8 am until 12 noon

 

What is growing?——

Eggplant——-
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What is coming to market today? 

Homegrown Produce

  • Legumes  – green beans
  • Root Crops – new potatoes
  • Cucurbits – mixed baby squash and mixed baby cucumbers
  • Tomatoes mixed varieties

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see side panel for directions – click on address for map