Farm News

Chances to see the farms

Hello CSA members- We hope you have been enjoying all of your vegetables and fruit and flowers so far this year.  Now with some hot weather we can see about getting tomatoes and peppers coming at you soon. A few of you have pointed out that our spring potluck never Read more

By City Commons, ago
Farm News

2014 Box Flashback

It’s been one of the coldest Februarys on record here in Detroit.  Sometimes on these days it is hard to remember those days when we were wearing t-shirts and eating fresh produce (except Farmer Minni, she’s in Belize for a couple months, maybe she’ll give us a local food entry Read more

By City Commons, ago
Farm News

How Chickens Let Me Down

Today I was weeding around my butternuts and found one scaled with brown, diamond-shaped squash bugs that terrorize most plants in the cucurbit family every summer. They are the size of your thumb nail, clumsy, and  relatively easy to pick off by hand. So, being the organic grower that I Read more

By City Commons, ago