2017-18 confirmed share pickupsArlington/Winchester: 10am to 2pm, Saturdays Oct. 21, Nov. 18, St Paul Lutheran Church parking lot, 929 Concord Turnpike, Arlington, MA 10am to 2pm, Saturdays Dec. 9, 2016 and Jan. 6, Feb. 3, 2017, Wright-Locke Farm, 78 Ridge Road, Winchester MA Jamaica Plain Harvest Coop Arboretum Store 3815 Washington St, Jamaica Plain, MA 2:30pm to 4:30pm, Saturdays Oct. 21, Nov. 18, Dec. 9, 2016 and Jan. 6, Feb. 3, 2017 Other Locations and pickup dates for 2017-18 to be determined.
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Overall the storm was mostly just mentally traumatic but ended up being good fodder for comedy when I think back on running around in my birthday suit closing things down. Continue reading
Is it just me, or do other people check the weather forecast a couple of times a day? Yeah, that’s what I thought. It’s just me. The weather for this Saturday’s Winter Share distribution doesn’t look so great. If the … Continue reading
That’s what Chris at Vanguarden CSA tends to say about the weather. It’s an attitude I need to cultivate. More rain is predicted for this week. Check out photos from our last rainy spell on Liz’s blog. Thank goodness we … Continue reading
I’ve a simple rain measurement system set up at the farm. An empty bucket left out to collect rain. Before I empty the bucket I estimate how much rain it collected and add that number to previous days’ tally. I … Continue reading
The three- (or was it four?) day heat wave we experienced a week ago continues to haunt us. While Liz and I have recovered from it, the trellised sugar snap peas have not. Peas don’t like hot weather and our … Continue reading
These farm photos were taken on April 4, after we’d had a bit of rain. You can see evidence of soil compaction: water drains poorly between the beds, where the tractor tires traveled. The newly transplanted veggies love this weather. … Continue reading