2017 Week 5 – Weekly Vegetable Subscription

Hello Folks! Happy Independence Day!  Well, happy 5th of July – but it’s gonna be a good one.  I know some of you are as tired as we are after visiting some of the Independence Day festivities around town and lighting off fireworks!  I know it was way past our bed time when we madeContinue reading “2017 Week 5 – Weekly Vegetable Subscription”

2017 Week 4 – Weekly Vegetable Subscription

Hello Folks! As usual, the farm is hopping with activity. This is one of the few years that we have been able to say that we are keeping up with irrigation on the farm.  Ryan is out at all hours (even in the dark) turning on water, moving hoses, and turning off water, but itContinue reading “2017 Week 4 – Weekly Vegetable Subscription”

Week 3 – 2017 Pekarek’s Produce CSA

Hello Folks! We are glad to say the weather has calmed down here this week!  We have been busy in the tunnels weeding, hoeing and cleaning things up.  We have been tearing out some of the outside crops and plastic mulch torn up by the hail.  We’ve done some seeding and watering in the greenhouse.Continue reading “Week 3 – 2017 Pekarek’s Produce CSA”

2017 Vegetable Subscription – Week 2

Hello folks, Well, it’s been an interesting week on the farm!  A lot of work has been accomplished.  Everyone had lots of fun hoeing (joke), but the fields are looking beautiful and nearly weed free. We filled black trays with soil and seeded cabbage and cauliflower for the fall.  All totaled, there were approximately 11,000Continue reading “2017 Vegetable Subscription – Week 2”

2017 CSA – Week 1

Hello Folks! Welcome to the 2017 Pekarek’s Produce Weekly Vegetable Subscription (CSA)! We appreciate your support and look forward to sharing our yummy, fresh vegetables with you through the coming year – THANK YOU! You can pick up your box every Wednesday at:   Winter Wonderland in Seward from 3 – 7 pm Schillingbridge TapContinue reading “2017 CSA – Week 1”

Plastic, Potatoes, and a Mantis

Hey Folks! We’ve got that feeling on the farm.  That excited feeling that it is about to begin…I know the weather is a little crazy and that wind could knock a person down. But my calendar says that in the next week or so the greenhouse will be full! We’ve already got things planted inContinue reading “Plastic, Potatoes, and a Mantis”