‘Harvest Day’ for us means a bustling Friday, when the harvest for the Bulkley Valley Farmers’ Market on Saturdays gets picked and we lay the groundwork for the Hazelton Farmers’ Market on Sundays. On a drizzly mid-summer harvest day this season, we were happy to welcome photographer Aaron Whitfield to document the harvest as anContinue reading “Harvest Day 2019”
Today marks a decade at WoodGrain Farm (aka Moonlight Mountain Farm for the first couple years). Here’s a quick look back 10 years to 2009, the first season on the farm. That’s Wilfred on the tractor tilling our very first garden patch. We continue to be forever grateful to good neighbours and a supportive community,Continue reading “10 Years”
Blog posts have been admittedly sparse as of late (thanks instagram), but here’s a few images from the very dry season-that-was courtesy of late-summer wwoofer Célia
A quick transition into winter this year, with mild temperatures and lots of snow!
A late August snapshot of our season in the market garden, slow beginnings this year but coming on well now.
The garden sesaon nears its end as we move solidly into fall.
The day always ends with a stroll out to the barn, particularly beautiful after the early evening thunderstorms have rolled through.
We’re at about the mid-way point in the Farmers’ Market season, nearing the end of the spring greens and moving on into our main season crops.
The season is off to an early start in the market garden, look forward to veggies a week or two early at the markets this year.
20 lambs so far, with a few ewes left to go. It’s been a gentler world to arrive into this year, green grass without ice and snow.