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Week of November 24th

My dear Community, Happiest Thanksgiving to you and yours. While the list of farm failures far exceeds success, the success we’ve had feels immeasurable. In farming, what you learn from the failures sets you on the path to  where you need to go.

Week of November 16th

My dear Community, PLEASE NOTE HOLIDAY SCHEDULE: THANKSGIVING WEEK: No Whole Foods delivery on 11/23. If you pick up at Whole Foods, we’ll be contacting you to make arrangements for pickup at another location or home delivery if you’d like. No delivery to the Santa Ynez Valley

Week of November 9th

My dear Community, It’s been quite a weekend getting ready for the anticipated rain. We welcome it in a big way, but it usually means we’re close to the end of tomatoes and other summer crops that are holding on for dear life. I’m

Week of November 2nd

My dear Community, Happy Halloween! It’s wild to believe we are about to usher in the eleventh month of the year. I’m taking a moment of gratitude for things big and small as time seems to woosh by way too quickly. There aren’t a

Week of October 26th

My dear Community, I wanted to share a few lessons I’ve learned from the farm. Soil and our gut health have a lot in common. The more diversity in microbial activity the better. The more we nurture diversity, the greater chance of

Week of October 5th

My dear Community, As we head into fall I’m taking some time to release the busyness of summer and embrace a much needed slightly slower pace. I like to spend as much time as possible outside as we transition to

Week of September 28th

My dear Community, We’ve been busy harvesting apples from our own orchard this weekend and wow!, are they good. I’m really excited to share them with you. The core reason (pun intended) for starting our orchard about 5 years ago was to be able to

Week of September 21st

My dear Community, We are a rare lettuce-less box this week. We do have a few for our large shares and lettuce of the week subscriptions. Did you know that we hand seed each lettuce that comes out of the ground? To have lettuce ready for the boxes each

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