Yikes, in just 8 weeks these kids will be out helpng us plant another 20,000 onions. In June they weed the onions. In July and August they pick and rub clean the onions. When not working with onions they will be busy tending to tomatoes, pickling cucumbers, garlic, peppers, pumpkins and many more wonderful crops of vegetables growing on our farm. It is an amazing [...]
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Yikes, every time we turn around something else is ready to pick. Cooking out here has become a joyful thing and eating is an off the chart experience! Every day now we are picking and selling these yummy vegetables… green beans, yellow beans, zucchini, sweet onions, garlic, lettuce, beets, cucumbers, ( we actually have pickling cucumbers this year, [...]
Lorraine both hates and loves quack grass. She hates having it in the gardens and fields but look how happy she is while digging it out!
Well, Jean is thrilled that it is summer vacation because the work crew is back to getting the farm work done. Today these kids weeded the entire onion field. Very good work. Beautiful.
Vegetable transplants heading out to the field where they will become rooted, harvest the sun and rain and grow the most delicious tomatoes, peppers, cucumbers, zucchini and eggplant. See our harvest schedule for when these crops will be ripe and ready for sale in our roadstand. Presently we still have the gorgeous flowers and also our [...]
It will be a big day planting pumpkin seeds and transplanting vegetables. Gotta get busy now and will try and get some photos to show our good work. While Al, Jean and Katie plant, Mary will be tending the gorgeous flowers and helping folks find the flowers or baskets and tubs that will beautifu their home and gardens.. Check [...]
Well, today was our 31 st wedding anniversary. We both live together and work together and still both voted to continue our good marriage. As a great gift to Jean, Al went out and planted a 2 acre soybean food plot for the resident deer herd. This will be sweet yummy food for the deer and [...]
Al plants popcorn. We grow the best popcorn! It is available in our roadstand. Stop in and you can go home with gorgeous flowers and some yummy home grown popcorn.