For weekly updates on Farm Meetings and Work Sessions, please email please email HSCF208@gmail.com!
WHEN: Until restrictions associated with responding to the Coronavirus pandemic response have been lifted, the schedule for Farm Group work sessions will be announced weekly.
When life returns to normal, we will again start meeting on Monday evenings from 6:00 to 8:00 pm at the garden shed! Please note during the summer heat, July and August, the Group will meet Monday evenings from 7:00 to 9:00 pm and Friday mornings from 9:00 to 11:00 am.
WHERE: The garden shed is located down the walking path at the intersection of 7th and Banker, or via the gravel farm road off Farm Court near the Community Barn. Upon arrival, ask to speak with one of the four 2020 Leadership Team members (Cheryl Cook, Laurel Dow, Sharon Halvorsen, or Sallie Morse) to get started. Look for ladies wearing very colorful hat bands!
For more information about the farm, please email us at HSCF208@gmail.com or HSTA@hiddensprings.com.
There will only be 1 Monday work session (evening) and 1 Friday session (morning) this week. Please note the time change for Monday this week!!
On Monday Aug. 23 7:00 PM-8:30 PM (If temperature is above 90 then work session is cancelled)
On Friday Aug. 27 8:00 AM-10:00 AM
We will be working at the Farm on Monday April 5 from 4-6. There is a link at the end of this email you can click to get to our sign up. There are 12 spots available.
Tasks for Monday include:
• Planting onions and leeks in Owl field
• Placing drip lines and marking the planted rows in Owl field
• Move compost by rhubarb and raspberries to use in Children’s Garden
• Loosening the soil in the children’s garden area and applying compost and Langbeinite.
• Leveling children’s garden area for planting
• Planting beets, arugula, chard, lettuce and cilantro
• Removing covers from rosemary, tarragon and zaatar
• Taking straw from the asparagus perimeter and putting it on the walking paths
Work Sign Up
Click this link to see our sign up on Signup.com:
Our work session this week will be Monday May 3rd from 6pm to 8pm. We will continue with our weeding and bark spreading this week. At the end of this email there is a link for you to sign up to work.
We will be working on the following tasks:
We will continue to harvest chives, lovage and rosemary for workers to take home.
Due to the wind we had to cancel Monday night’s work session. We are having a pop-up planting party on Wednesday, April 7 from 11 am – 1 pm. The forecast is for minimal wind so we should be able to get all our tiny seeds planted without them blowing away. There is a link at the end of this email you can click to get to our sign up.
Our tasks this week include:
We are excited to start planting seeds at the community farm. We have had a group of volunteers who helped prep our raspberry and blackberry areas for the season and with that task nearly completed we are ready to focus on other areas of the farm. We will be working at the farm on Monday, March 22 from 4-6. We will once again be using Sign.com for volunteers to sign up to work. Knowing who is coming and how many people are coming in advance helps us plan better work sessions. There will be 12 spaces available for Monday. Tasks for Monday include:
Please remember to:
2020 Farm Appointed Members
2018 Farm Report
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