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”

2015 CSA – Week 1

Hey Folks! We are extremely excited about the 2015 Pekarek’s Produce CSA! So far, the year has been a muddy mess and today’s produce has seen it’s fair share of rain. By joining the Pekarek’s Produce CSA, you not only receive a weekly bag of fresh and delicious vegetables, but you are also helping toContinue reading “2015 CSA – Week 1”

CSA Signups are open!! Get your weekly supply of veggies.

I hope you are as excited as we are…it’s time to sign up for your weekly bag of vegetables! If you ate your veggies as part of the 2012/2013/2014 CSA, you should already have received a flyer and signup sheet in the mail.  If you are new or looking for a different way to signContinue reading “CSA Signups are open!! Get your weekly supply of veggies.”

Week 10 of Pekarek’s Produce CSA (8/6/2014)

Well its that time of year again when the kids go back to school! This year we have had an excellent, motivated, crew that has put in several hours of weeding, picking, washing, shredding, and prepping your vegetables. Next week, only Ryan and Laura will remain on the farm full time as most of theContinue reading “Week 10 of Pekarek’s Produce CSA (8/6/2014)”

Week 9 of Pekarek’s Produce CSA (7/30/14)

Hello again, Well after the wet spring we had it seems as though the rain has been shut off. So the name of the game at Pekarek’s Produce has become IRRIGATION! Amongst all of the other daily and weekly work on the farm, Ryan is now running irrigation non-stop. We irrigate as much of ourContinue reading “Week 9 of Pekarek’s Produce CSA (7/30/14)”

Week 8 of Pekarek’s Produce CSA (7/23/14)

Wow! This has been crazy July weather. We’ve all been enjoying the seasonally cool weather this summer and have even had some July mornings picking vegetables in sweatshirts. 55 degrees overnight (note the sweatshirts and long sleeves in JULY!) doesn’t usually hit at the same time as cucumber and zucchini season. The only downside is thatContinue reading “Week 8 of Pekarek’s Produce CSA (7/23/14)”