Squash Planting

Today, on the hottest day yet of the year, we spent the morning planting a variety of squash and pumpkins. These we plant off site on a near by picturesque hill top. Half of the field is planted with squash transplants while the other is seeded with a cover crop of buckwheat. Enjoy some pictures…

Buckwheat

The first field of Abundance Acres was tilled a few weeks ago. The farm is already reaping an abundance of rocks and roots as these fields have been covered in forest for the past 80 years. After tilling an harrowing we planted buckwheat for weed suppression, ground cover and biomass production. We hope that this…