Early April Update

Hello Friends! It’s starting to feel like spring around here! Ryan set up the delivery date in late April for more strawberries and asparagus plants. Six thousand strawberry plants will go in the field around May 1. They won’t produce strawberries until 2023 and 2024. The strawberries you eat from us in 2022 (hopefully!) were plantedContinue reading “Early April Update”

March Update – On the Farm

Hello friends!  As we gear up for another fun produce season, we’d like to bring you a farm update.  We will again be sending out email updates, so be sure to forward to a friend or encourage them to sign up.  We hope to remember how to use facebook/instagram/twitter – so watch for fun pictures.  We’ve alsoContinue reading “March Update – On the Farm”

2021 Weekly Vegetable Subscription – Week 13

Last Week for Peaches? This will likely be the last week for peaches from Pekarek’s Produce.  If you are interested in canning or freezing peaches, be sure to get them this week! On The Farm In the weekend’s storm, we received 2.75″ of rain.  As you know, rain makes life a little easier in someContinue reading “2021 Weekly Vegetable Subscription – Week 13”

2021 Weekly Vegetable Subscription – Week 10

It’s Week 10 of the Weekly Vegetable Subscription and we are officially past the half way mark!  We hope you are enjoying your produce to this point and looking forward to some of the late summer, early fall crops for the next few weeks. On The Farm We always try our best on the farm,Continue reading “2021 Weekly Vegetable Subscription – Week 10”

2021 Weekly Vegetable Subscription – Week 9

Wow – it’s been a fun week at the Pekarek’s.  We had almost 2 inches of rain, lots of wind, school shopping and a baseball tournament! On The Farm Ryan picked the first few ears of sweet corn this week and ate them for lunch.  A couple of them were a little young, so he’sContinue reading “2021 Weekly Vegetable Subscription – Week 9”

2021 Weekly Vegetable Subscription – Week 5

This week, we would like to invite you on a virtual tour of the farm!  Check out the video below… Warm weather Warm weather on the farm is great for most crops but can put an early end to certain crops like strawberries. It also means that the start time on the farm food from 8Continue reading “2021 Weekly Vegetable Subscription – Week 5”

2021 Weekly Vegetable Subscription – Week 3

We hope you all enjoyed Memorial Day with family and friends.  Ryan has been playing with the American Legion for several years now, at funerals and on Memorial Day.  So he enjoyed a day of attending several local field masses with the Legion band throughout the day on Memorial Day.  This is one of theContinue reading “2021 Weekly Vegetable Subscription – Week 3”

2021 Weekly Vegetable Subscription – Week 2

As a farmer, it feels like you are always talking about the weather – because we are.  Every evening, we make plan for the next day and every morning, we have to revise that plan! This month’s theme seems to be rain. On The Farm The rain is a blessing in that we aren’t spending soContinue reading “2021 Weekly Vegetable Subscription – Week 2”

2021 Weekly Vegetable Subscription – Week 1

Hooray! Tomorrow is our first produce pick up for the 2021 Weekly Vegetable Subscription. Each week, we will share our farm and family with you, talk about the produce in the weekly vegetable subscription, and maybe even some recipe suggestions. 2021 Weekly Vegetable Subscriptions are again being picked up on the Farm, in Seward atContinue reading “2021 Weekly Vegetable Subscription – Week 1”