Week of September 9th – CSA Newsletter #14

Well, the days are getting shorter and the nights are getting cooler. Fall is definitely in the air. We’re not there yet but with the first leaves on the trees starting to change color, it will be here before we know it. There’s still plenty happening on the farm. I was able to acclimate the … Read more

Week of September 2nd – CSA Newsletter #13

Happy September, folks! Well, the first week of class came and went. I hope that folks working over at Tompkins Cortland had a great first week. The new student interns started last week. Even though no farm work got done the day that we met, I was really impressed with the energy and enthusiasm this … Read more

Week of August 26th – CSA Newsletter #12

As August winds down, life at Tompkins Cortland is beginning to pick up with the new semester starting this week. It’s been a fairly quiet past few weeks on the farm but a new “crop” of student interns will begin their college journey with me in two short days. It’s always a little crazy having … Read more

Week of August 19th – CSA Newsletter #11

We’ve officially made it to the mid-point of the CSA season! It’s been a wild ride this season so far, but I wouldn’t expect anything less with farming. This past week on the farm we welcomed Project LEAD, a program for Dryden youth ages 13-15 who focus on community service projects throughout Dryden. They were … Read more

Week of August 12th – CSA Newsletter #10

Howdy, folks. This week’s newsletter is going to be short and sweet, as we get closer to the halfway point of the CSA season. Last week was quiet and mellow on the farm. It was just myself and Jorge, a Sustainable Farming and Food Systems student who has completed all his internships and is about … Read more