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Early Summer Season – 7th Week (Already!)

Hello Farm Friends! More rain is falling as I write this newsletter. I’m not optimistic that much of what we planted in our north garden can survive more water.  Luckily the backyard (kitchen) garden is still holding up.  But we … Continue reading

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Early Summer 6th Week

 Happy Summer to all! We hope you enjoyed the beautiful July 4th Holiday weekend!  We certainly did, with family and friends gathered ’round. And the weather could not have been more cooperative! Independence Day always seems to usher in the … Continue reading

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Early Summer – 5th week

Good Morning, Everyone!  Hello from the Farm! We’re looking forward to the July 4 holiday as I’m sure you all are.  This week will be a busy one! First, please remember that we will NOT be at the Farmer’s Market … Continue reading

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Early Summer – 4th Week

Good Morning Everyone! This week’s basket will be a little light compared to the past weeks. We’re in a bit of transition time when some of the spring vegetables are winding down and many of our summer vegetables haven’t quite … Continue reading

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Early Summer Basket – Week 3

Hello, Farm Friends, We hope you’re staying dry! We certainly have had our share of precipitation over the past week, and it looks like there’s more to come.  It’s keeping the lettuce and salad greens growing at a record rate, … Continue reading

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Early Summer Week 2 – Greens and more Greens!

Good morning, Farm Friends, Some of the good rain we received overnight will go a long way towards growing our crops. As humid as it’s been, the soil has been dry this week. I’m glad we don’t have to irrigate. … Continue reading

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Early Summer Basket, Week 1

Hello Farm Friends, Welcome to the first week of the Early Summer Season on Old Loon Farm.  We didn’t get the floods of Texas, but sure got a lot of rain this weekend, along with cooler temperatures.  Our crops are … Continue reading

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Spring Basket Week 5

Happy Memorial Day! We hope you are enjoying this traditional start-of-the-summer holiday.  The nice weather yesterday makes up for overcast and rain today, and the warmer temperatures surely signal that summer is really here!  Last week’s temps in the 30’s … Continue reading

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Spring Basket Week 4

Good morning! Lots happening these days on the farm.  We’re dodging cold weather, hot weather, and rain, and enjoying the sunshine in between.  We’ve got the sweet potatoes in the ground (yay!) and some tomatoes, beans, and other warm lovers. … Continue reading

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Spring Basket – Week 3

May 11, 2015 Hey,  Farm Friends! A bit wet this week out on our place, and it sounds like a little cooler weather is coming up, but that will keep our asparagus and other spring crops coming on. The heat is … Continue reading

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