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A Memorable Summer

This summer has all but passed us by.  Busy hands make time fly, and that pretty much sums up what has happened here on Old Loon Farm.  We’ve been through planting, harvest, preserving and back to planting again.  It’s almost … Continue reading

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Looking forward to a Memorable Weekend

It’s the traditional start to Summer in the Midwest – Memorial Day Weekend – and it’s right around the corner.  Established to remember those American heros who died in war, it is also the first big holiday weekend of the … Continue reading

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Hello, Spring!

After a long and cold winter, and plenty of travel around the country to rejuvenate us, we’re back at home working on the farm. We’ve visited farm markets in Kentucky, South Carolina, Washington DC, Connecticut, and Hawaii, always looking for … Continue reading

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Where Did Summer Go This Year?

It seems we ask that question every year – where did the summer go?  But this year, for some reason, summer has been even busier, passing more quickly than usual.  It’s also been a very satisfying and fun summer – … Continue reading

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Summer’s in Full Swing at the Farm

Mid-June already and once again, we’re asking where the time is going this year!   The gardens are in, the Farmers Market is up and running in town, and our on-farm market days are underway each Tuesday and Thursday.  Lots … Continue reading

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We’re Open!

On April 25 we finally were able to open our farm stand/store for the season, and it’s been going well! Thanks to all our neighbors and friends who have been visiting us on Tuesdays and Thursdays. It took some serious … Continue reading

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Limited and Elegant

One of the best pieces of advice I’ve heard over the years in farming is this: “Don’t ever apologize for being small.” We think about that every year as we review our previous seasons and draft our farm plans for … Continue reading

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Welcome to 2017 – A New Season!

It’s been a while since we updated our site, but after a very slow and complicated 2016, we’re ready to start anew for 2017.  Last year was filled with family events – death of our parents, a new grandchild, a … Continue reading

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Fall is Here Again

It’s been a rather busy summer here at the farm, and I’ve neglected our website!  Travel to California, lots of company, and lots of gardening during the long, warm summer kept me very busy.  We were joined by one new family … Continue reading

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Moving Right on into Summer!

Another week and we will officially be into summer! Where does the time go? Today, Thursday, we have the farm store open 10-4, sharing the produce that’s fresh right now on the farm.  Although we’ve suspended our farm-share subscription (CSA) … Continue reading

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