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This Week's Share This week's photo montage of pretty produce comes from Clagett volunteer dweiums on Instagram. Love seeing this spring bounty from the farm! Want to see your photos featured in this weekly email? Just snap a pic --... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Clagett Farm
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This week's photo comes from The Chesapeake Bay Foundation on Instagram. Want to see your photos featured in this weekly email? Just snap a pic -- from the farm, from your CSA share itself, or even a recipe you make... Continue reading
Posted May 16, 2018 at Clagett Farm
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Here's a nice photo of Farmer Joe at his recent birthday party on the farm! Thanks to Lewis Tennenbaum for sending this our way. Want to see your photos featured in this weekly email? Just snap a pic -- from... Continue reading
Posted May 9, 2018 at Clagett Farm
Here's one of our new farm staff members, Garrett, potting up tomato plants for this week's share. Would you like to see your photos featured in this weekly email? Just snap a pic -- from the farm, from your CSA... Continue reading
Posted May 8, 2018 at Clagett Farm
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What would you do if you met someone who is about to turn 70 and discovered that no one had ever thrown him a birthday party? You'd throw a big one, of course! This gentle soul, Mr. Joe Brown, turns... Continue reading
Posted Apr 13, 2018 at Clagett Farm
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It's that time of year when we bring out the hay wagon and show off the baby lambs. The cows will be dressed up in their fresh spring coats. The calves will romp around playfully. And your farm staff will... Continue reading
Posted Apr 13, 2018 at Clagett Farm
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If you've ever scanned a vegetable seed catalog, surely you know the giddy feeling we get every winter of new possibilities--and I admit, a little fear, as well. ("But groundhogs ate all our cantaloupes last year. Can we get it... Continue reading
Posted Jan 30, 2018 at Clagett Farm
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We're up to ten calves, including a pair of twins! And there's at least a dozen more to come. Then in April, the new baby lambs will be born. The cows don't let you get close enough to pet them,... Continue reading
Posted Jan 28, 2018 at Clagett Farm
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One of your farmers, Jared Planz, captured this photo of a storm moving in over our high tunnel. A high tunnel is a greenhouse where we grow plants directly in the ground (as opposed to the greenhouse where we grow... Continue reading
Posted Jan 26, 2018 at Clagett Farm
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Remember those sweet peppers--the ones you roasted, and you realized you'd never appreciated how delicious peppers are? What about that bouquet of flowers that brightened your kitchen? We tried a few new things this year--colanders filled with herbs, lettuce and... Continue reading
Posted Dec 26, 2017 at Clagett Farm
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Have you been canning tomatoes this year? CSA member and Instagrammer ianblackwellrogers has, and shared with us this great photo of the work in progress. Thanks! Want to see one of your photos featured in a future email? Send it... Continue reading
Posted Aug 30, 2017 at Clagett Farm
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THIS WEEK'S SHARE: 1 head GARLIC 6 pounds TOMATOES 2 pounds SQUASH (not sure yet the weight, since we're still picking it) 1.5 pounds total combination PEPPERS + CUCUMBERS WHAT'S ON U-PICK: TOMATOES ground cherries basil flowers -- lots of... Continue reading
Posted Aug 9, 2017 at Clagett Farm
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Farmer Carrie posted this beautiful, buzzy sunflower photo on Instagram. Want to see one of your photos featured in a future email? Send it to us or post it to Instagram with the hashtag #ClagettFarm! THIS WEEK'S SHARE: 1 head... Continue reading
Posted Aug 2, 2017 at Clagett Farm
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You can always stop by the farm and pick the flowers growing in the beds near the wash station. CSA member Becca sent us this photo of a gorgeous arrangement she made using Clagett flowers. Beautiful! Want to see one... Continue reading
Posted May 24, 2017 at Clagett Farm
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We have a strawberry field that has recently been overcome by a plant called hairy vetch. It's a lovely plant with purple flowers that adds helpful Nitrogen to the soil, but it's growing over top of the strawberry plants and... Continue reading
Posted May 3, 2017 at Clagett Farm
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We hope you'll join us on Saturday, April 29 from noon to 4 p.m. for Clagett Farm's Spring Open House. It's a great opportunity to tour the farm, take a hay ride, meet the farmers and attempt to pet our... Continue reading
Posted Apr 12, 2017 at Clagett Farm
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We thought you, our dear CSA members, deserved a few changes that would simplify the CSA pick-up and add some convenience for you in 2017. We've removed the 8-day rule, and now you can skip and double as you'd like,... Continue reading
Posted Mar 21, 2017 at Clagett Farm
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This is your chance to get the finest, nutrient-dense, organic vegetables from your local farm at reasonable prices, all while contributing to a healthy Chesapeake Bay and to under-served neighbors suffering from hunger and poor food access. We do it... Continue reading
Posted Mar 2, 2017 at Clagett Farm
You speak, we listen! We got 90 responses (out of 270 CSA shares) to our survey this year. And we all know what happens when less than half of the eligible voters take the time to vote--we can’t be confident... Continue reading
Posted Jan 24, 2017 at Clagett Farm
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Resolved to eat more vegetables in 2017? Clagett Farm CSA can help!! Join now for 26 weeks of organic, freshly picked vegetables. Season runs from May to November 2017 Also get access to a beautiful farm for walking, you-picking and... Continue reading
Posted Jan 3, 2017 at Clagett Farm
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Looking for a fun way to hang out with your farmers and talk about food? We'll be at the Future Harvest conference in a few weeks. Come join us! www.futureharvestcasa.org/conference/2017-conference Continue reading
Posted Jan 3, 2017 at Clagett Farm
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We'd love to hear your feedback about the 2016 season. Did you enjoy being a member? Is there anything you wanted more or less of? Speak now, before we buy seeds for 2017! Respond to our survey HERE Also, we've... Continue reading
Posted Dec 16, 2016 at Clagett Farm
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CSA member Suzanne snapped this photo of an Eastern Tiger Swallowtail on a tiger lily (so many tigers!) at the farm a couple weeks ago. Thanks for sending it, Suzanne! Send us your photos or post them to Instagram with... Continue reading
Posted Aug 10, 2016 at Clagett Farm
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This photo of pickles-in-process comes from paxmac, who has been putting away some of those delicious cucumbers from the farm. Send us your photos or post them to Instagram with the hashtag #ClagettFarm! Happy 12th Week of the CSA season,... Continue reading
Posted Aug 3, 2016 at Clagett Farm
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We are still planning to have the hayride tours and cow/sheep visits on Saturday. The lambs are friendly and adorable! But we will not have pizza. At about the time that we made the pizza oven and started making more... Continue reading
Posted Apr 28, 2016 at Clagett Farm