Month: August 2009

On Line Auction Open For Bidding

Our online auction is underway now with many items with no bids yet. If you are interested in a 2010 Red Wiggler CSA Share or looking to shop for a gift certificate to a local restaurant or hand made jewelry the auction has over 100 (and counting) items for you to choose from.The Annual Harvest Read More …

Harvest #12-B

The tomatoes runneth over!! Get ’em while there hot!! Hybrid Tomatoes (Red, Orange & Pink)Heirloom TomatoesCherry TomatoesSweet PeppersHot PeppersEggplantSummer Squash–okay, so they runneth over too!PotatoesGarlicPurple Beans!

Blue Ribbon Garlic at County Fair

We have been growing garlic as an integral part of the Red Wiggler program for the past 14 years. This year we won First Place for our garlic at the Montgomery County Agricultural Fair. We planted 300 pounds of garlic last fall and have yielded over 1500 pounds of garlic! We will be supplying our Read More …

Harvest #11-A

Harvest Week #11 A So sorry we didn’t get last week’s up, things were mighty hectic around here with people coming and going all over the place, but we’re back. So…. Sweet PeppersHot PeppersBeans–Purple or GreenEggplantPotatoes–still working on the German ButterballsRed TomatoesHeirloom TomatoesCherry TomatoesGarlicSummer Squash–Zucchinis or patty pans or yellow crook necks Aren’t you glad Read More …

Thoughts from the Summer “Intern Grower”

As mentioned on our July 10th blog, the Red Wiggler Farm has enjoyed the opportunity to have a “Intern Grower” through the Summer Youth Job Program (in partnership with Montgomery County). Here is our intern, Stephen, working at Red Wiggler:Here is Stephen working with some of the other growers at Red Wiggler:As part of Stephen’s Read More …