Thistle Byre Farm -
Monday June 10, 2013 - By Abby
Fire blight causes every fruit farmer's heart to skip a beat! This dreaded bacterial woe hit our small farm this week causing our family to pick up their tree trimming supplies in a hurry and use them with gusto. Dipping our tools in a Clorox...
Amity Highland Ranch and Ebenezer Hill Gardens LLC -
Thursday May 27, 2010 - By Debbie
Because of the late blight scourge of last year, I am growing transplants this year of a variety called Legend, which was developed by Dr. Baggett at the U. of Oregon. According to several sources which you can find on the Web, this tomato exhibits...
Hurricane Farm -
Sunday August 30, 2009 - By Chris
No doubt by now everyone has heard of the blight that has been ravaging tomato patches throughout the country. Despite our hopes of avoiding its catastrophic grasp, it made its way to our gardens this past week.
We had many things going in our favor...
Pleasant Valley Farm -
Monday August 10, 2009 - By Emily
The weather just has not cooperated for us this summer, and it seems like a month since I've been able to garden or make hay. The plants seem to be loving it though, and I'm just hoping for a bit more sun so all these green tomatoes and ears of corn will...
Boulder Belt Eco-Farm -
Friday July 31, 2009 - By Lucy
It's week 17 of the farm share initiative and things are going along pretty well here. So far (knock wood) we have had a great growing season. Despite being way down on rain for this year things are growing, likely because the cool temps and many cloudy days...
F.A. Farm -
Thursday July 09, 2009 - By Walter
I have already dug over 400 pounds of potatoes this year. Most were sold, but I am also saving drops for seed potatoes and storing some for our own use. Last year, I started storage in mid-June and we finished off our storage potatoes just as I began...