Harvest Moon

Community Farm Support As many of you may be aware, the property where we currently farm is set to auctioned off on Sept. 30th.  We do not own the land where we farm, but thanks to the generosity of the current landowner, have been able to make a home here for 5 growing seasons.   Though […]

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I Like Big Shares (And I Can Not Lie)

Once again it was hard to close the box this week.  It is great to have such an abundance of food from the garden to share.  We hope you are hungry and that you are ready to do some serious vegetable eating this week. Garden Shares Arugula – Basil – Beans – Broccoli – Carrots […]

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The Birds and the Bees

Hey farmer farmer Put away that DDT * now Give me spots on my apples But leave me the birds and the bees Please! -Joni Mitchell     Every year life on the  farm brings new lessons and challenges.  One of the appealing things to me about a farm based life is how rooted our […]

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Movin’ to the Country, Gonna Eat Alot of Peaches

Garden Shares Arugula – Beans – Beets – Broccoli – Cilantro – Escarole – Mustard – Sugar Snap Peas – Scallions – Turnips – Zucchini – Jalapeno and Corn (from Olathe) Fruit Shares There have been a lot of peaches in the shares this year.  Thankfully they have been delicious.  Rhubarb will make and appearance […]

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Bounty Time is Here

We are back from our adventure and had a busy week here at the farm.  This time of year is our peak harvest season with almost all the veggies ready to harvest.  Joan and Randy, Seth’s folks, are gone for the week for some family reunion time and took our daughter Juniper along for the […]

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Sun of a gun we’re gonna have big fun at Rocky Grass!

  We are off on our annual Rocky Grass adventure.  This is our 10th  and Juniper is on her 5th year and more excited than ever before.  This year we are joined by Seth’s folks, Joan and Randy for the 4th year and Rafe, Lindsey and Jad are coming along too for their 1st year.  […]

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Roots Rock!

It is feeling like summer here on the farm.  We are full on in our irrigation schedule again without the afternoon rains this week. It is amazing what passes for hot here at 8000 feet, considering that we haven’t come to close to 100 degrees when so many places in the country are experiencing heat […]

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We’ve Got the Beets

Garden Shares beets – broccoli – escarole – fennel – butter head lettuce – red rain mustard – pac choi – radish – summer squash – turnips – sage Fruit Shares 1 bag Rainier Cherries 1 bag Peaches ESCAROLE Every year we grow escarole in honor and memory of our dear friend Kyle.  Kyle introduced […]

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The Girl With Kale-idoscope Eyes

This week we are thankful for the rainy weather.  The rain always seems to provide us with a much needed break at just the right time.  Rain reduces the time in our schedule dedicated to moving and setting up irrigation water.  As long as there is no hail involved in these summer storms, the garden […]

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Tutti Frutti

We hope everyone enjoyed the first week of garden shares. The cherries are here. Let the fruit shares begin!   Garden Shares Chard – Cilantro – Garlic – Tuscano Kale – Romaine Lettuce – Baby Pac Choi – Asian Radish – Salad Turnip – Yakuna Savoy – Kale Yeah! Tote Bag Fruit Shares 1 bag […]

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