Helloo beautiful! Red norland potatoes #organic

Helloo beautiful! Red norland potatoes #organic

Cauliflower leaf, as chewed by a cabbage moth caterpillar. Even the bugs are full of love. #organic

Cauliflower leaf, as chewed by a cabbage moth caterpillar. Even the bugs are full of love. #organic

Huzzah! Our purple snow peas made it into this week’s #nytimes! Thanks @flofab! We have a few pounds left @unsqgreenmarket

Huzzah! Our purple snow peas made it into this week’s #nytimes! Thanks @flofab! We have a few pounds left @unsqgreenmarket

That is one huge head of lettuce.

That is one huge head of lettuce.

Thinking about thanksgiving yet? Your farmer is. Above is a three day old broad breasted bronze turkey, a standard breed, which barely fills one hand. Below is a three month old bourbon red turkey, a heritage breed, filling my arm and barely holding still for this picture. The standard breed bird will twice the size of the heritage bird by Thanksgiving.

Thinking about thanksgiving yet? Your farmer is. Above is a three day old broad breasted bronze turkey, a standard breed, which barely fills one hand. Below is a three month old bourbon red turkey, a heritage breed, filling my arm and barely holding still for this picture. The standard breed bird will twice the size of the heritage bird by Thanksgiving.

Rainbow of snow peas! Green, yellow, and purple! #organic #vtfarms

Rainbow of snow peas! Green, yellow, and purple! #organic #vtfarms

July 5, 2014 = awesome! July 5, 2013 we flooded. What a difference a year makes! #vtfarms #organic #burlingtonfarmersmarket

July 5, 2014 = awesome! July 5, 2013 we flooded. What a difference a year makes! #vtfarms #organic #burlingtonfarmersmarket

Welcome summer!

Welcome summer!

Best of all, three tamarack trees grow on our new land. They are young trees, but strong and growing. The tamarack is our namesake, a winter hardy deciduous conifer, meaning that the trees’ needles change color with the seasons; an apt representative for a New England farm.

Best of all, three tamarack trees grow on our new land. They are young trees, but strong and growing. The tamarack is our namesake, a winter hardy deciduous conifer, meaning that the trees’ needles change color with the seasons; an apt representative for a New England farm.

Indian paintbrush at the new land #vtfarms #wildflowers

Indian paintbrush at the new land #vtfarms #wildflowers