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A New Year, A New Farm!

It was a busy holiday season here at Fresh Start Farm, working on the new house, planning seed purchases for 2014 and preparing ourselves for the inevitable “big move” to our new farm. The good news is that the foundation … Continue reading

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Pie Pumpkins Looking Good

The pie pumpkins have done really well this year. I wish I’d planted more! They certainly outshone the jack-o-lantern pumpkins, about 18-0. Some of them have been orange for quite some time now, to the point where last week some … Continue reading

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Year of the Cucurbits!

Yes, with a few exceptions, the squash plants seem to all be doing great this year. We’ve had a bumper crop of cucumbers and zucchinis, plus the acorn squash look like they’re almost ready to go, the butternut squash aren’t … Continue reading

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The Little Ones Are Coming Along

Being the start of July now, we are fully immersed in summer. Finally, although it did seem to sneak up on us, seems like just yesterday it was April. For the longest time, it looked as though nothing was really … Continue reading

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