Monthly Archives: May 2013

Peak Harvest

It’s the middle of May and the garden is in full production.  The cool weather crops are peaking while the warm weather varieties are starting to ripen. Along with the lettuces, cabbages, and carrots we’ve had the past several weeks, … Continue reading

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First Day at the Farmers Market

The big day is here – first sale day at the Elgin Farmers Market.  We got an early start, loading ice chests and boxes before 7:00am.  With the cooler weather, thankfully some of the bulky cabbages and lettuces were fine … Continue reading

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First Market Harvest

Several weeks into the season, we think have enough produce to justify our first trip to the farmers market.  Harvesting carrots, lettuce, chard, and other greens.  The team works past sunset preparing for the big day tomorrow.     

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