Monthly Archives: June 2012

Echo Bend CSA Subscription Harvest, June 27, 2012

What a lucky farm girl I am!  This week, both of my sisters and my lovely niece helped with the harvest! What fun to get to direct my OLDER sisters about and make them work up a sweat! 😉 Here! … Continue reading

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Echo Bend CSA Subscription Harvest, June 20, 2012

Last week brought us freezing overnight temps, this week we are roasting like a broiler chicken on a spit! Everything is growing like it’s July, though. Big tomatoes are setting on the maters and peppers are sizing up. In mid-June! … Continue reading

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Echo….Echo….Echo…

We, the current residents of Echo Bend — formerly known as Twin Orchards and before that as the Bovard Farm/Home Farm, are so touched and honored to be entrusted with and privy to the history of this most special place … Continue reading

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Echo Bend CSA Subscription Harvest, June 13, 2012

Freeze warnings last night!? Mid-June!? Really?  Hello climate change. Thank you, thank you, thank you USDA and NRCS for my hoop house, which kept our maters, peppers, cukes, and melons warm and toasty safe last night. This week we have … Continue reading

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Farmhouse History

A former owner of Echo Bend turned up these gems recently, which demonstrate the huge, impressive mass of house that was once our modest farmhouse.  It’s clearly sizable, even after the removal of an entire back wing (you can see … Continue reading

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