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Hot week, rainy week, busy week

Things are moving along quickly as always at Littlewood.  One hot sunburned week runs into a rainy week.  The plum blossoms become all we can think about and then just blow away.  The wind in one day cracks a plum limb clear off, felling a tree … Continue reading

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Announcing The Spring Plant Sale – Opening Saturday May 11

Happy spring, its been a long wait here in Plainfield.  With temperatures this week staying very nice in the day and above freezing at night, Emily and I are happy to reclaim a few hours in our days by not … Continue reading

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Spring has arrived at Littlewood!

Spring has finally started creeping in on Littlewood Farm.  Along with the geese returning our way, the slow-arriving vernal weather has brought Emily and Pete back from their migratory California experience to join the farm.  This week we’ve been very … Continue reading

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Thanks for a Great Season!

With the snow and the below-freezing nights here at Littlewood, our season is winding down.  Justin and Ansel are moving on for the winter and are so thankful to all the great customers and the Klein family for a great … Continue reading

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Last Plainfield Farmers’ Market Friday

Friday is your last chance to grab delicious winter squash, beets, potatoes, leeks, onions, kale, collards, chard and more from the Plainfield Farmers’ Market.  The market runs from 4pm-6:30pm.  We hope to see you there for the last hurrah!   … Continue reading

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August

Sweet and ripe! August seems to have barely arrived and we’re already looking to September.  Our wholesale orders for kale, chard, lettuce, peppers, eggplant, cherry tomatoes, corn and more continue steadily.  The unseasonably dry weather has meant that we’re lugging … Continue reading

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Farm Scenes and Updates

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A quick update for this week (July 23).  Littlewood Farm will not be at the Plainfield Farmers’ Market this Friday, July 27.  We will still be in Barre on Wednesday, 3-6:30pm, though. Here’s a visual update on the goings on … Continue reading

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We had a week off from the farmers’ market in Barre last week with the holiday but this week we’re back!  Littlewood has broccoli, summer squash, zucchini, cucumbers, lettuce, carrots, beets and more!  See you there!

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Reports from the Field: the end of June

As you can probably tell from the lack of updating, these past couple of weeks have been very busy here at Littlewood. PYO Strawberries have come and gone.  Thanks to everyone who come out to pick!  It took a lot … Continue reading

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PYO strawberries Closed

We closed yesterday, June 23rd 2012. We got some calls today saying that this website said picking is open, sorry for the confusion. The berries are finished for the year. For those still interested in PYO strawberries we suggest they … Continue reading

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