Farm Tasks

There are several critical tasks that happens on our farm at different times in the season that are necessary to stay on top of to ensure we have a large variety of produce to offer our customers at our year round markets.


  • Prune fruit trees
  • Order Seeds
  • Plant seed in Hoop houses–radish, spinach, arugula, turnips
  • Propagate plant starts in germination house


  • Thin fruit trees
  • Plough, disk ground
  • Plant seed–Beets, Melons, Squash, Cucumbers, Beans, Corn
  • Put plant starts in ground
  • Plant onions and potatoes
  • Host school field trips


  • Continue planting seeds and plant starts
  • Summer harvesting apples, peaches, pears, melons and hazelnuts
  • Harvest storage crops–onions, potatoes and winter squash


  • Get farm ready for winter dormancy
  • Plant cover crop
  • Harvest last of the apples
  • Harvest and dry popcorn and grinding corn for polenta, grits, cornmeal
  • Host school field trips