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    Crop report

    It’s hard to believe we’re almost to mid-June! That means, strawberry harvest is literally right around the corner since we’re planning to be opening next week. In the past week we’ve been checking the berries every day. We know our customers are anxious to pick the freshest, most delicious sweet strawberries, because we are too! Since the spring started off strong, then was mostly wet and cold during the month of May, June’s heat is welcomed by all, including the berries. With ample moisture in the ground, (thank you 1.5″ of rain last Saturday, June 3) the berries are moving along nicely.  The weekend heat should help push them along…

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    Farm Life 101

    On May 24, we signed the papers to sell our home and about 30 minutes later signed the papers to purchase the farm. It’s been a bit of a whirlwind, to say the least, since then. My husband and I continue to work our off the farm jobs along with preparing for the upcoming strawberry season and moving into the house on the farm. What have we been up to in those last 10 days as we prepare for strawberry season which will be upon us in another 10 days? Well… The lawns have to be mowed constantly, our house, and the parking area for customers. The 8 acres of…