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wildlife spottings at the farm

Week 6, 2015

Everything you’ve been getting plus corn?, a tomato and a pepper. You MAY have these things: Summer squash of some variety or color, lettuce, corn, beans or cucumbers, chard, beets, or kale, tomato, blueberries, peppers, potatoes?… It is so exciting … Continue reading

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CSA Week 5, 2015

You MAY have these things: Summer squash of some variety or color, lettuce (of some variety), beans, cucumbers of some variety, chard or beets, beans of some variety?, kale, peppers? Blueberries?… It is still early in the season, but now … Continue reading

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Week 2, 2014

Happy Independence Day! There will not be a CSA pickup on the 4th, but Friday members will pickup an extra week at the end of the season J Handy info out there: Stillman’s Blog, the Member Connect Page on the … Continue reading

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April News 2014

The peas and corn are being planted as I write! I really hope the worst weather is behind us and that we can look forward to green shoots poking up in the rows soon. The greenhouse tomatoes are planted… tonight … Continue reading

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Bobcat!

Yes, we love our wildlife. I have to tell you I grew up in  family of hunters and have enjoyed my share of venison and turkey. However, I love cats! I also hate to see something that is so infrequently … Continue reading

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Pileated Woodpecker

AWESOME! Just saw one on our way back from Templeton! We were picking up some cabinets for the new headhouse and he flew across the road. Here is a pic from a fellow blogger: http://thebirdpoint.wordpress.com/2010/07/13/pileated-woodpecker-152020/  

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Grass Carrying Wasps

Just a little note about some of the interesting creatures round us. Above is a picture of Snowy Tree Crickets wedged into the storm window channel, carefully packed with grass. This is the work of the Grass Carrying Wasp. She … Continue reading

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