Author Archives: Kristen

CSA Week #18 (EOW Group #2)

This Week's Harvest:

Apples!--Again this week we have organic apples in the share from our fellow farmers at Atoms to Apples in Mt. Horeb.  They are a newly certified organic orchard!

Spinach--It's the end of our first cutting--hopefully … read more »

Summer in September and October in August

I'm sure farmers are not the only ones confused by the weather patterns this season!  Our summer seemed to slip by while we waited for it to begin.  The tomatoes and melons seemed to have the same experience.  Our cool … read more »

CSA Week #17 (EOW Group #1)

This Week's Harvest:

Apples!--This week (and next) we have organic apples in the share from our fellow farmers at Atoms to Apples in Mt. Horeb.  They are a newly certified organic orchard!

Spinach--Hurray!  A big bag of our … read more »

CSA Week #16 (EOW Group #2)

This Week's Harvest:

Spinach--Hurray!  One of the best things to come from this cool, cool summer is our success with germinating fall spinach--it's the best-looking patch we've had!

Broccoli--A big bag from our beautiful fall crop.

Fennel--Some … read more »

CSA Week #15 (EOW Group #1)

This Week's Harvest:

Spinach--Hurray!  One of the best things to come from this cool, cool summer is our success with germinating fall spinach--it's the best-looking patch we've had!

Broccoli--Our fall broccoli crop is beautiful and we should have … read more »

Now Taking Orders for Pork and Turkeys!

We are now accepting orders for our pasture-raised pork and whole turkeys.  See order form HERE.  Orders are accepted on a first-come, first-serve basis.  Read on for details!

Our Livestock

I will be the first to admit that I … read more »

CSA Week #14 (EOW Group #2)

This Week's Harvest:

Broccoli OR Green Beans--Our fall broccoli crop is starting to mature and should be with us for a while, but green beans may not.

Cherry Tomatoes--Sun golds or a mixture of varieties.  Quantities are waning, … read more »

CSA Week #13 (EOW Group #1)

This Week's Harvest:

Watermelon OR Cantaloupe--Plenty of sweet, red-fleshed melons this week.  Our cantaloupe production has been very low, but the melons we've harvested have been excellent!

Eggplant, Zucchini, or Radishes--these items will be in a choice bin--choose … read more »

Growing up at Blue Moon

Part of my decision to start Blue Moon and earn my livelihood farming was the hope that I could also raise a family on the farm.  Growing up in a working class suburb of Cleveland, OH, I had very little … read more »

CSA Week #12 (EOW Group #2)

This Week's Harvest:

Watermelon--Yeah!  Most of the melons are red-fleshed this week, but there will be a few orange ones and maybe even a few cantaloupe to choose from.

Eggplant and/or Summer Squash/Zucchini--these items will be in a … read more »