Jen and David
Cover crop on back field by the Cogmagun river
Abundant Acres crew: Jen, David, Cassie, Steph, Bruce
The old Ford is brown and tan. (Sorry it is not a great photo).
Apple, 1 day old, and Vogue, his mom.
Lawson chopping apples before they go in the press
Look who’s in the bin!
A joyful romp in the fall
Our 3 little friends
A fennel fan!
fairy tale chinese style eggplant
Ladybird beetle outbreak. Yay!
The garlic strip with rye cover crop and straw for mulch
Our faithful Fleming host. Thanks Carol!
Stephanie and Cassie on the day they were fixing the fences
Ginger root harvest
This little person has grown up quite a bit since this photo was made
Leeks in the hands of a true leek fan.
George giving blueberries to any little person who will take them
The crew did a lot of harvesting in the rain. At least we’ve got some styling’ rain gear!
Cassie picking sungolds
Thank you sheep for eating all that nasty napweed! The pasture is starting to fill in with clover.
A dry job getting onions ready for storage
Oliver likes the nice long carrots from last week, but this week we have the smaller, sweeter Mokum carrots
Jen and Cassie in the hay mow. Bruce, David, and Phil did most of the work though
Cassie and David harvested the onions and they are drying in the greenhouse
George came out for a day to help out. He spread compost, made hay, and mowed a cover crop. Thanks George!!
Tomatillos! Bring on the salsa verde
“I just can’t wait till I go home to eat these tomatoes!”
Karyn and Kim. The first two people to sign up for produce packs in 2013. Thanks!
George and Monique, our Bedford hosts, making pizza.
Our black lamb is turning white… but check out her cute little ears!
My mom, Wendy, helping me pick peas in July
Wilma Langenwerf June 13
Danny, David, and Hanna
Bruce, Pierre, and Stephanie pressure washing and putting away bins after produce pack distribution
Fairy tale eggplants
Buckwheat cover crop in back field
picking up produce packs by bike
We’re eating echinacea flowers to stay healthy
Cassie and Stephanie in front of the weir
Chris digging potatoes
Blanched snow peas, ready for freezing.
Taking the strings off snow peas.
Sugar snap peas
Basil pesto, ready to put in the freezer.
David with the flame weeder on.
Bruce planting with his dad and other buddies.
David preparing back field for vegetables next year.
Sungold cherry tomatoes coming along. After the photo, they disappeared. Hmm….
I was amazed how sweet the beets were the other night.
Flame weeding in arugula
Maintenance, maintenance, maintenance…
The cattle have grazed about half way around the garden now
Weeding, weeding, weeding…
Onions are coming along
Old greenhouse coming down down down
Finally! Great cauliflower
Bruce with garlic
Sungold cherry tomatoes
hungarian hot wax peppers
Leeks after hilling
Jen picking cherries
Garlic harvest crew: Dylan, Bruce, Christopher (and David)
The melons are taking over!
Tomatoes are getting heavy
Strawberries from week 2
Dylan Cant … but he’s proving that he can do anything
Bruce has been part of the Abundant Acres crew since January.
David giving finishing touches to the hilled brassicas
Prototype Salt of the Earth Cultivator (SOTEC)
Next year’s laying hens