August 25th, 2016 Update

farmersupdateBeets $3.00/quart                                          Green Beans $3.00/quart

Butternut Squash $1.25/lb                         Lettuce (limited quantity) $2.00/head

Carrots $2.50/bunch                                  Leeks $1.00/each

Cherry Tomatoes $3.50/pint                    Summer Squash $1.50/lb

Collard Greens $2.50/bunch                   Sweet Peppers  $4.00/lb

Eggs $3.00/half dozen                                  Tomatoes 3.50/lb

Eggplant (limited quantity) $3.00/lb           Watermelon $5.00/each

Garlic $1.00/bulb

Herbs $1.50/bunch (may include basil, sage, oregano, thyme, lavender, mint, chives, etc.)

Raw Honey from the bees on the property $14 for a 12 oz. jar

Flower Bouquets – $5.00/small



We are about half way through the season! The feeling of summer ending carries with it this heaviness but fret not, (Nature permitting) we will have Fall crops coming in soon! I have planted cabbage, broccoli, kale, collards, turnips, fennel, arugula! I am hoping that the expected cooler Fall weather will take good care of these crops and we can all share the bounty.  This year the Fall Equinox is on September 22 – which is less than a month away!


I would like to get your feedback about what you may like to enjoy. So when you stop by, do let me know! Even if I cannot get these crops for this season, it will help me plan for next year and I certainly want to grow things that you will look forward to eating.



I hope that you are staying cool and eating well!


your farmer,




A Little Something Else


The Bee is not Afraid of Me

By Emily Dickinson


The bee is not afraid of me,

I know the butterfly;

The pretty people in the woods

Receive me cordially.

The brooks laugh louder when I come,

The breezes madder play.

Wherefore, mine eyes, thy silver mists?

Wherefore, O summer’s day?