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An average day (if there is one)

Posted by Carey Wood on Monday, September 15, 2014,

We are often asked what a typical day on the farm is like.  Each day varies but I will give a bit of an overview.

Our week starts with Sunday.  We usually try and sleep in a bit and relax.  It can be hard as there is still lots to do.  Jeff and Olivia go and feed the animals, and I (Carey) prepare the emails to be sent.  We have the veggie box email and then the CSA email which is seasonal.  Sometimes we have to go and do a walk through the fields and greenhouses to know wha...


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September already

Posted by Carey Wood on Tuesday, September 2, 2014,

Where did the summer go?  I don’t believe it is September already.

We have been busy trying to stay on top of everything.   I think this is the most carrots and potatoes we have ever dug, and there are still lots more to go.  This season thus far has been different than all the previous seasons we have had.  With July being hot and dry things didn’t do well.  Then we got the much needed rain.  And it rained, and rained and rained.  It rained so much we lost our beans.  W...


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