Month: October 2007

Solar House Ground Breaking !!!

I am happy to post these pictures of last weeks Solar House ground breaking activities. Workers were installing the sediment control fence. They should be digging the foundation and installing the gravel driveway this week! We’ll post images weekly that will illustrate our progress. We are grateful to the University of Maryland 2005 Solar Decathlon Read More …

Extended Season 1st Harvest & garlic planting

Here the growers, with the help of “service learning” volunteersare planting the 2008 garlic crop The extended season begins, tomorrow, October 24th.Here’s what the harvest looks like: beets & their greensturnips & their greensradishestomatoespepperseggplanthot pepperssalad mixgarlicA winter squashokrabroccoli The PYO is open and there are PLENTY of flowers and herbs to harvest for your home!There Read More …

Week #18–The Last Hurrah!

Here’s a picture of us sorting tomatoes in OCTOBER! Crazy that we still have them, but we won’t deny that they’re still great. So on an endnote of the last harvest, here’s the list: Apples (from a neighbor’s yard-not pretty, but good for baking and eating too)GarlicEggplantGreen TomatoesRed TomatoesHeirloom TomatoesSweet PeppersHot PeppersA Winter SquashA Pumpkinbag Read More …

Week 17 News and Notes

We’ve begun the process of removing the oldest of our tomatoes in preparation of the incoming fall garlic planting. Reminder!! There are 2 weeks (including this week) left of our regular season CSA. The extended season starts October 24th. In celebration of another season, our 12th, passing we invite you to join us for a Read More …