Year: 2008

In the event you can’t make it today-

Red Wiggler 2008 Annual Harvest Supper and Silent Auctionis re-scheduled for today, Sunday September 7th 4pm – 8pm due to Tropical Storm Hannah. We understand that the change of date means that not everyone can attend. Please let us know if you will not be able to make it on Sunday so we can have Read More …

Harvest Supper Update

Red Wiggler 2008 AnnualHarvest Supper and Silent AuctionSeptember 6th 2008 4pm – 8:00pmAt this time the event is proceeding “rain or shine” as scheduled. However,If excessive wind, flooding and power outages occurwe will move the event to Sunday September 7th 4pm – 8pm This decision will be made by 10:00 am Saturday Sept. 6 We Read More …

Harvest 13-A

Sorry to the avid blog watchers and menu planners, the week has gotten away from me and here it is 2 o’clock Wednesday and not yet a blog posting in sight. Very Sorry. Here’s what we’ve got this week: Summer SquashSweet PeppersHot PeppersGarlicBeansCarrotsPears–from a neighbor’s yardRed TomatoesHeirloom TomatoesCherry Tomatoes It is again imperative that everyone Read More …

Harvest 12-B

Hello Red Wiggler Fans, Coming to you this week from the fields are a few more delicious veggies for you to make incredible “local” meals from. Garlic-2 bulbsRed TomatoesCherry TomatoesHeirloom TomatoesGreen Beans–Sorry, only a 1/2# eachEggplantHot PeppersSweet PeppersSummer Squash**There’s a lull between cucumber plantings, so none this week or next, but perhaps the following week. Read More …

Ovid Hazen Wells Park Origins

They had no children, and this fact led, in 1956, to Ovid Hazen Wells and Hallie Ausmus Wells making a momentous decision which affects us all today. They clearly loved the State of Maryland, the open landscapes of Montgomery County and the charm of farming life. They both seemed to be visionaries of their time Read More …

Harvest 11-A

This is what we have for this week: EggplantSweet PeppersHot PeppersSummer SquashCucumbersRed TomatoesHeirloom TomatoesCherry TomatoesGarlic ** For those who are interested in MORE tomatoes, we have “seconds” for sale.

Harvest 10-B

It’s a “B” week for all you confused Alternate CSA-ers. Here’s a what we have for you this week: Hot Peppers–Stuff those Hungarian Hot Waxes!Sweet PeppersGarlicSummer SquashCucumbersCherry TomatoesRed TomatoesHeirloom tomatoesBeans* and perhaps a few surprises too! Enjoy!

Harvest 9-A

Well, we are back with a vengeance, bringing you the start of the tomato gluttony. Enjoy them!! Yeah! Summer SquashCucumbersHot PeppersSweet PeppersGarlicCherry TomatoesRed TomatoesBeansEggplantMelons

Farm Tour this week!

There is no CSA pick up this week. We’ll be open Saturday from 10-3 for the Annual Montgomery County Farm Tour. We’re open to the public! See you then.

Harvest 8-B

We’re continuing to transition to summer, warm weather crops. Here’s what we got for you this week: BeetsSummer Squash (this includes zucchinis)CucumbersSweet PeppersHot PeppersBeans–they’re purple this weekGarlic **Don’t forget to join Liz for scarecrow making party!

Harvest 7-A

Hope your 4th of July holiday was blissful and y’all enjoyed yourselves. This week is a transition week for us in the harvest realm. No more cut greens until the fall. PYO is gorgeous, take advantage. BeetsKale or Chard or CollardsTurnipsSpring OnionsSummer SquashCucumbersPotatoesButler’s BlueberriesHot Peppers–Hungarian Hot Wax

Harvest #6-B

Exciting developments in the PYO this week. . . the flowers look gorgeous!!!! Argostemma (aka Corn Cockle), snapdragons, clarkia, calendula, sweet peas, zinnias, statice, salvia, strawflowers, bee balm, gaillardia, and Gladiolus (only one stem please), all are in bloom and are very, very lovely. Plus, the basil is ready for picking. Liz, Michelle, or myself Read More …

Harvest #5 -A

Coming to you in this week’s harvest: Kale &/or ChardTurnipsRadishesSpring OnionsGarlic ScapesSalad Mix or LettuceSummer Squash-it’s starts out slow, but will have plenty for you soon!Butler’s Blueberries -adrienne