Now It’s Raining Grapes!

After a summer of almost daily thunderstorms we are now being rewarded with an abundance of fruit. The wait between the pruning of our fruit trees and grape vines and the time they actually bear fruit is a little nerve wracking for me as I’m fairly new at it.  I read books, watch videos and…

Bonus Sunflowers

I think of these beauties as our Gustav Klimt sunflowers. They remind me of his paintings. They show up everywhere on our farm as a result of our sunflower microgreen production. After the microgreens are cut, the dirt from the growing trays is distributed in all of our other growing beds. The tray dirt is…

Plums in Abundance

We were blessed with a tree laden with plums this year. This is a first year that this tree has born fruit and it provided with wild abandon. I worry, when I prune, that I will prune too much and the tree will respond with a reticence to produce, but I’m learning this actually isn’t…

Beautiful Berries!

We lucked into a beautiful source of black berries this season. We were participating in a Farm-to-Preschool program and the customers liked fruit most of all. So, although we don’t grow blackberries in quantity, we found some to buy at another family farm. We also picked blueberries and strawberries for our customers in the program.

Asparagus Season!

For this dinner, we just drizzled the asparagus with olive oil and added garlic and orange zest and a splash of orange juice and then roasted at 425 degrees for just a few moments. Yum!!!! And another wonderful recipe here for soup! Asparagus Soup with Cashews

Congrats to Veraisons!

Veraisons Restaurant of Glenora Winery is one of the restaurants that we have enjoyed supplying for many years and they are being recognized for their excellence by Food & Wine as one of  The Best Winery Restaurants In America! Congratulations to Chef Orlando! Here’s their dinner menu (note Lucky Dog Greens!) Veraisons Menu They are noted for…