Our Green Acres Farm Report – 2018

  • In the farm pictures one can see good ole Keith has everything under control and ready to go!
  • He will be transplanting grafted tomato plants in House III by April 1st – no fooling.
  • We are still taking applications for the 2018 CSA program.  Looking forward to hearing from you.  We are interested in any comments pertaining to our CSA program good or bad – we want to continue to make it better.
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CSA Signup Time!

Sign up by March 1st to get the extra 10% off.

 

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2018 CSA Signup Time!

It is now time to signup for the 2018 CSA!  The application form and brochure can be found on our Farmstand CSA page.  Please signup by February 13, 2018 to get the best savings.  Refer a friend and get $20 added to your account.  Prices have not increased since last year.

Farm Update!

We will be at the Vestal Farmers market Saturday (9-1) and at the stand (1-5) with:

Brussels Sprouts
Potatoes
Winter squash
Red and green cabbage
Scallions
Leeks
Sweet onions
Honey
Romanesco

Apples $15/bushel
And a few slicing and grape tomatoes
Thanks!

Farm Update

The stand hours for November are from 1pm to 5pm daily (including weekends).
We will be at the Vestal Farmers Market every Wednesday and Saturday until November 18.  This is the only Farmers Market for November.
We still have…..
  • Lots of apples! Ida Red, Empire, Crispin, Yellow Delicious, Jonagold
  • Bosc pears
  • Cabbage – red and green
  • Brussels Sprouts are slow to mature, but when they do, we have a lot!
  • Winter squash
  • Red potatoes

Tomatoes, Sweet Corn, and Apples

We have discounted our tomatoes in the field and farm stand. Still beautiful. Great for canning! Plenty of sweet corn and a good supply of apples. Visit our farm stand or farmers markets.

Farm Frustrations!

– Big tomato crop – open for U-Pik weekend of September 9 – 10AM.  Tomatoes are still slow to ripen.
– We will have sweet corn late into the Fall.
– Still getting great peaches – should have til about 9/20
– At present, we have Golden, Supreme, and Gala apples.  Next weekend, we will have Macintosh
– U-Pik potatoes will start Saturday, 9/23 from 1PM to 4PM and on Sunday, 9/24.  Only weekends after that til all done.