Month: September 2023

Summer ’23 Week 20: That’s a Wrap!

Final Week of the Summer FarmShare! We have reached our final week of the summer FarmShare and as they say, “that’s a wrap!” The Fresh Start Farmers endured very wet weather but persevered and worked hard to provide for the community, their families and friends. Fresh Start Farms wouldn’t be here without them! There were–and […]

Written by on September 29, 2023

Summer ’23 Week 19: Celebrate Autumn’s Arrival!

Celebrate Autumn’s Arrival Saturday, September 23rd marked the start of fall with the autumnal equinox, when the length of the days and nights is roughly equal. This is a perfect time to take a moment to pause and observe: have you noticed lately, how the hues of the environment have shifted? The bright greens of […]

Written by on September 22, 2023

Summer ’23 Week 18: Squash Aplenty!

Squash Aplenty! Yes, it’s that time of year again–the Fresh Start Farmers are beginning to harvest myriad varieties of squashes: butternut, acorn, delicata, spaghetti, carnival…even some decorative pumpkins! Each with its own unique texture and flavor profiles, there’s a squash for everyone! You can look forward this week to another round of delicious, fresh-baked bread […]

Written by on September 18, 2023

Summer ’23 Week 17: Early apples!

We hope that you enjoyed the long Labor Day weekend, and we thank you again for your patience with us as we navigated the challenging week. Some good news on the fall-fruit-front: Sunnycrest Farm in Londonderry, NH has some early apples! As you know it was an incredibly challenging season for fruit farmers throughout New […]

Written by on September 8, 2023