Year: 2020

Fragility of Small Farms

Hail Event at approximately 6:00 pm on June 25, 2020 We know that we are not alone in facing adversity this spring. We share these photos not to ask for sympathy, but to help promote understanding of the fragility of small farms. It is easy to see this hail damage, but harder to explain the Read More …

Happy Mother’s Day 2020

A virtual bouquet! Our fields are full of blooming flowers and we wish we could share them with all of you in person. We know that many of you, like us, won’t be able to be with your mothers this Mother’s Day, so we created this virtual card and image to share with you and Read More …

#GivingTuesdayNow – Thank You!

The numbers are in, and all we can say is THANK YOU!! You’re awesome! You donated an incredible $6,380 on #GivingTuesdayNow! That’s $1,380 over our goal of $5,000. This means that together, we can ensure that 50% of our yield gets on the tables of our Farm to Food Bank and Farm to Group Home families. Read More …

Farming During the COVID-19 Crisis

Red Wiggler Community Farm is designated as “essential” because we produce food for our community, and we are doing our best to keep the farm running during the COVID-19 crisis. Following CDC protocols and social distancing guidelines, we are planting crops with a minimal crew to ensure a bountiful harvest this season. We are also Read More …

Update from Red Wiggler

  Dear Friends,   In an effort to contribute to the public health of our region and to keep everyone safe, we are doing our part to reduce the spread of COVID-19 through our community and plan for a productive growing season. Here is a quick update.   FARM OPERATIONS Our short-term objective is to do Read More …