Farmers Market Season

I know it’s such a cliche, but where has the time gone? Farmers Market season begins NEXT WEEK, Saturday, May 28 with the opening of the Walnut Valley Farmers Market! Tuesday, May 31 will be the opening of the Ark City Farm and Art Market. We can’t wait to see all of our customers andContinue reading “Farmers Market Season”

Kansas Day!

Kansas Day is this week! To celebrate the state we love, we are excited to partner with Ladybird Brewing and Walnut Valley Outpost for a Kansas Day Event on Saturday, January 29! Our friends at Ladybird have brewed up a special Kansas-Day beer, and are bringing in chili and cinnamon rolls … just because. OurContinue reading “Kansas Day!”

Last of the season

Well, they aren’t beautiful, but these jalapeños are the last of our summer produce. Getting ready to sort through them in order to turn the good ones into delicious blackberry jalapeño jam. I’m a little sad that the summer growing season is over, but also a tad relieved. Ready for a little R ‘n’ RContinue reading “Last of the season”

Tomato Season Underway

It’s official.  Tomato season has begun! We picked our first ripe tomato on June 2.  JUNE SECOND.  The earliest by far that we have every had tomatoes.  This is thanks to converting our useless greenhouse into a highly productive high tunnel.  The little bit of extra heat from the wood stove heater in the greenhouse/newContinue reading “Tomato Season Underway”

Tomato update

It’s been a little over a month since we planted those little tomato transplants in the high tunnel.  What a difference a month makes! It is been a very mild spring, with no significant temperature fluctuations, and no roly-polys this year.  Thank goodness.  Our high tunnel has been relatively stress free for the first timeContinue reading “Tomato update”