Last month I was trying hard to fill the newsletter with exciting farm news, which is not entirely easy when there’s still snow on the ground. Paperwork, planting spreadsheets, teeny tiny baby plants and the promise of spring only gets you so far… But then just that that, BOOM! It’s April, everything is GREEN, GREEN, GREEN both inside and out of the greenhouses! Tractors are roaring in the fields, tractor trailer loads of all sorts of things (potatoes, fertilizer, a new piece of equipment) roll up the driveway with little or no notice. You see, it’s usually me who spots the deliveries first, from the window in the upstairs office of the barn. I immediately have to make some frantic phone calls to Farmer Matt, Orlando or Brandon to see who might be somewhere around the barn to unload the delivery with the forklift. It’s an exciting time of year, and we’re getting busier by the day. Here’s what we’re up to….
By the way, I promise to stop harassing you to renew your CSA membership, but if you have not done so yet, please try to do it as soon as possible! We count on your membership to continue farming like this. CSA is not just a priority for us…it’s the ONLY priority! That’s right, you’re #1, the tops, the best of the best! And we love you! Renew your membership here.