The heat and rain haven’t stopped our farm from producing just the right vegetables for our distribution these past two weeks! As the produce begins to transition to summertime crops, we’ve harvested some of our classics- kale, chard, and the end of the lettuce- and some new and exciting veggies. This past week, zucchini andContinue reading “Reality Farm Distribution, Weeks 3 and 4!”
Welcome, Brodie and Camille! Give a warm welcome to Camille and Brodie, our summer interns! Both of them will be working closely with the Farm and Cafe, though they will be around in other capacities as well. Make sure you say hi and get to know them if you haven’t already! Here’s a little bitContinue reading “Meet our Summer Interns!”
Meet Tony Simpson, one of our OG farm crew members! If you have ever worked at the Farm with Tony, you may be aware that he has quite the love-hate relationship with (drumroll please)… The Devilweed. This week we had a number of ginormous devil weeds, which Tony loudly rebuked and proudly removed for us. Continue reading “Meet our Farmers: Tony Edition”
This Wednesday, May 26, we will host our first Farmers Market of the year in the Reality Center parking lot! The market will run from 5pm-6:30pm, and will feature Reality Farm produce (produce is free, but sign-up is required)! Members of our Reality community will also be there as vendors, offering some of their goodsContinue reading “Spring Farmers Market!”
The second week of our produce distribution found our harvesting team picking kale, lettuces and peas in a very chilly rain. Despite the unseasonably cold weather, we had a cheerful harvest time together, mostly because the garden is flourishing! The kale, chard, radishes and lettuces are only growing bigger and bigger with this extended springContinue reading “Produce Distribution, Week 2!”
This was the first week of our Reality Farm produce distribution! We had an abundance of veggies from the Farm–tender lettuces, bunches of fresh green onions, a delicious abundance of kale and chard, and snappy spring peas! We are so excited to share the delicious abundance with our friends every week throughout the summer! WeContinue reading “Reality Farm Distribution, Week 1!”
(Written by Isa DeGuzman) Peas are sprouting, flowers are blooming, and the Reality Farm crew is back! The excitement at the farm this week was palpable. WE shared many joyous elbow bumps and life-updates, after more than a year apart. Some of the activities this week included seeding okra, mulching new garden beds, planting cucumbers,Continue reading “Spring at the Farm!”
We have some new friends who moved into the Reality Farm last Wednesday–a hive of docile Italian bees! Beekeeper John, who owns Morgan Bee Farm, has offered to keep a hive of his bees at our Farm and teach us how to care for them as well. We hope this little hive will come toContinue reading “Bees at the Reality Farm!”
We are so lucky to have Isa DeGuzman on our team this year while she takes a gap year from college! She’s been working with the Farm and Cafe this season, and has been an indispensible part of keeping everything going as we prepare to welcome our community back to the Farm and Cafe inContinue reading “Welcome, Isa!”
Spring at the Farm has brought warm days, plenty of rain, and lots of growth! We have been working hard to get our soil ready and our seeds planted, with the goal of harvesting our first crops during the first week of May, just in time for the beginning of our spring/summer produce distribution! SoContinue reading “Spring Goodness!”
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