Special Spring Rain

Nice to see the rain finally,  it really has been a dry spring.  Seed germination is a delicate little dance; seeds need soil that’s moist enough to soak and soften their outer layers, but weather that’s warm enough to wake them up. A dry spring stretch can set a crop’s harvest back a week while…

Planting marathon!

The good weather has us planting like mad.   Laid down the final direct seeds of the first main cycle today.  Most this work is for the CSA at this point in the season.   Many of the fields have been organic fertilized and tilled, awaiting another 6 or so cycles of food to get…