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The Williamsburg Farmers Market is Open and Reloca...

Blog: Williamsburg Farmers Market   -   Tuesday September 27, 2011   -   By WFM

The Williamsburg Farmers Market will set up on the east side of Henry Street in front of the Book Store. Shop before attending An Occasion for the Arts with over 30 watermen, bakers and producers of meats, seafood, fall vegetables, ethnic foods, cheeses and...

March Update

Blog: Elliott Family Farm   -   Sunday March 27, 2011   -   By Samuel

English peas podded early. Too much heat. We are switching to an old heirloom Wando next season. On the other hand turnips are doing nicely. Most folks in tis part of the world prefer the greens rather than the turnips so we will be harvesting both.  The...

Tropical moisture brings new life to Indian Summer...

Blog: Elliott Family Farm   -   Tuesday September 07, 2010   -   By Samuel

  Good rainfall the last couple of days and on our well drained East Texas hills, this will bring the last session of purple hull peas to fruition. Those of you who did not get any, or need more, there will be some for the fall. We decided not to plant...

End of the Summer Southern Pea Seaon

Blog: Elliott Family Farm   -   Friday August 13, 2010   -   By Samuel

The summer pea season was fast and furious. We picked sold and shellled a record amount of peas right on the farm. On farm response was so good, we didn't take anything to the Dallas Farmer's Market. Folks were buyng peas straight off the back of the picker....

Pea Day Accellerated

Blog: Elliott Family Farm   -   Wednesday July 28, 2010   -   By Samuel

Hot summertime Texas weather and good moisture have combined to give us peas a coulple of days early. The harvest started yesterday and will continue until tomorrow. Plan to come see us no later than tomorrow, and preferably today. We have sold lots of peas so...

The Rain Came Down and the Crops Came Up

Blog: Elliott Family Farm   -   Friday July 16, 2010   -   By Samuel

The rain came down and the crops came up. God is good. We are going to have a bumper crop of southern peas. These pinkeye purple hulls are wonderful. We think they are far better than BVR or Quick Pick and certainly yield better. Harvest date should be July 28...

Saturday July 4th is Youth and Families Day at the...

Blog: Oakland Community Farmers' Market   -   Thursday July 02, 2009   -   By Tori

Happy Fourth of July Everyone! In celebration of everyone’s favorite holiday we will be starting off the month with our First Youth and Families Day at the Laurel Community Farmers’ Market! The market is located at 4173 Macarthur in the parking lot of the...

Laurel District Farmers Market Updates for May 16t...

Blog: Oakland Community Farmers' Market   -   Friday May 15, 2009   -   By Tori

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Weekly Update May 9th, 2009

Blog: Oakland Community Farmers' Market   -   Friday May 08, 2009   -   By Tori

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