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The Long Winter of 2014

Blog: Avalon Farms Premium Homegrown   -   Friday April 04, 2014   -   By Brigette

Normal 0 MicrosoftInternetExplorer4 April 4, 2014 and there are still piles of snow scattered about the farm, some still almost waist deep where it was piled from plowing driveways. It isn’t...

Season Extenders

Blog: North Star Homestead Farms, LLC   -   Tuesday October 15, 2013   -   By Ann, Laura, and Kara

With 18 inches of snow still tumbling from the skies and sliding off the barn roof in mid-May this year, it’s been my grumble that we sure ought to have earned a late autumn.  We had a nip of frost during that cold and drizzly week in July,...

It was a beautiful day at Home Farm Today

Blog: Home Farm Herbery   -   Sunday March 18, 2012   -   By Arlene

3/18/12   It was a beautiful day today and I had a lot to do on the computer so it was about 10:30 am before I got out to the greenhouse where the thermometer said 110 degrees!   I quickly propped open the door and...

Spring 2011

Blog: Avalon Farms Premium Homegrown   -   Tuesday May 31, 2011   -   By Brigette

Well, no one can say that the spring of 2011 wasn’t interesting. Cold, yes. Wet, yes. Without sunshine, yes. As I am writing this, the sun is shining and the temperature today is expected in the “really hot” range, and with a good southerly breeze...

What's it's going to be...winter or spring?

Blog: Avalon Farms Premium Homegrown   -   Thursday April 21, 2011   -   By Brigette

Well here it is, mid April, and we just had a couple inches of snow. Can't believe it. Temperatures are running so far below normal that we are still up every night to fill the wood burner so that the tomatoes don't get cold. To add insult to injury, most days...

Spring has arrived in the Mohawk Valley

Blog: Szarek Farms, LLC   -   Wednesday March 11, 2009   -   By Denise

Spring has arrived in the Mohawk Valley in upstate NY.  In otherwords, we're flooded!!   We are now officially in "Mud" season.  But on a happier note, our seeds and plants arrived this week and we're back in the greenhouses...

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