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    The Farming Season Has Begun!

    Posted on April 22, 2017 by in CSA, Featured

      It’ll be a few weeks before we can start eating locally again, but we’re tilling, amending, spreading, seeding, mulching and planting like there’s no tomorrow.  And a late and – most welcome – rush of applicants finally has me confident that we’ll have a big enough farm crew to get everything picked and packed. […]

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    Free Spinach at the Farm!!

    Posted on April 11, 2017 by in CSA, Featured

    The rain stopped and we have happily been spending some time out in the fields.  We’ve pulled the straw mulch back from the strawberries, finished the little remaining field clean up, and started prepping beds for the first round of seeding and planting.  Ground is ready for the first wave: bok choi, broccoli, cabbage, peas, […]

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    Fresh Local Food is on the Way!

    Posted on March 25, 2017 by in CSA, Events & Activities, Featured

    The first wave of seeding for 2017 is done and Scallions, Leeks, Parsley, Beets, Snapdragons, Fennel and more have begun their long journey into a CSA member’s hands.  Broccoli, Spinach, Peppers, Swiss Chard, Celery, Basil, Cabbage, Celeriac, Napa Cabbage, Eggplant, and fields of Flowers will be seeded in the next week and a half. Holcomb […]

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    See What’s New at the Farm!

    Posted on March 8, 2017 by in CSA, Featured

    That’s right, we are the PROUD owners of a brand new John Deere tractor!  The farm has needed another tractor for quite some time but the need became mandatory last fall when one of the Farm’s two field tractors was put on a boat and sold to a gentleman in Uganda (a friend of the […]

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    March 2017 Veggie Sale!!!

    Posted on February 27, 2017 by in CSA, Events & Activities, Featured

    Vegetables for Sale NOW at Holcomb Farm CSA. Our greenhouse greens are coming out of the winter as strong as they’ve ever been and we still have plenty of root crops in storage, so skip the grocery store for a couple of weeks and get yourself some naturally grown local vegetables. The Veggies: SWEET POTATOES […]

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  • Simply Fresh–Special Post and Offer

    Posted on February 11, 2017 by in CSA, Featured, Recipes

    Hello Farm Family, I am the longtime author of Simply Fresh, the Holcomb Farm CSA food blog I write for the summer season.  But I find that I am missing you all this long winter.  I thought I would offer you a post I wrote during a short stint as a blogger for the Holcomb […]

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    Sunshine for a Snowy Day

    Posted on February 9, 2017 by in CSA, Featured

    Having some real winter weather is kind of nice, though maybe not as nice as a warm spring day with blue skies and vibrant colors. The photo above was taken by our beloved crew member Hana (returning for her third year to work the fields in 2017). These beautiful roots and greens are a small […]

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    Greenhouse Seeding Begins in 1 Month!!

    Posted on February 1, 2017 by in CSA, Events & Activities, Featured

    Before I started farming, February was the longest, grimmest month. But as a Farmer it seems to be over in 2 weeks.  You’re desperate to snag more rest before the season begins, but there are hours and hours of planning and ordering to do, one last Winter CSA pick up, wholesale orders and before you […]

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    2017 Summer CSA – FLOWERS!!!!!!!

    Posted on January 24, 2017 by in CSA, Featured

    No better time than an ice storm to talk about flowers and as I’m about to order the flower seeds for this coming season’s Pick Your Own, it’s time to ask for feedback.  Did anyone take advantage of the drying flower bed and have some colorful dried Holcomb Farm bouquets in their house right now? […]

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  • Pick Your Own Crops in 2017

    Posted on December 26, 2016 by in CSA, Featured

    7 DAYS LEFT TO GET THE EARLY BIRD DISCOUNT ON THE 2017 CSA!!!!!!!! Click HERE for more info I hope everyone is having a wonderful holiday season. Emma, Juniper and I have had a great time catching up with family, but after a week on the road I am itching to get back to the […]

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