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Spring 2016 Greenhouse Sale Opens Saturday May 14th

We have grown a very nice set of seedlings for this year’s sale.  Seedlings are sized to transplant  well at the appropriate time.  A seedling unchecked in its growth curve gives the best best results, and as does setting the … Continue reading

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Mid June Report from Littlewood Farm

May just flew by , as always.  We had a great Spring Plant Sale.  Thanks to everyone who shopped here.  I hope I labeled all the pots correctly this year.   We have had excellent transplanting weather, which is another … Continue reading

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Spring 2015

Spring is finally sprung! Good News..how much resignation to crummy weather can one be expected to muster?  Good thing we do our greenhouse plantings by the calendar.  Greenhouse work makes this time of year more fun  Seedlings look to be … Continue reading

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Summer rolls along at Littlewood Farm

Summer rolls along here , with some great crops coming in.  One highlight is  the regular supply of our cherry and grape tomato mixed pints.  Over 200 pints a week have been sent to Hunger Mountain Coop.  Hope you got some! … Continue reading

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No PYO Strawberries at Littlewood Farm this season

Lots of people calling about this, so I thought I should say it again.  I, too, miss having a big strawberry crop, and all the excitement of having a reason for many people to come here.  Maybe we will do … Continue reading

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Summer Begins

Onward into summer!  Lots of good looking plantings are  in the ground, doing well with the nice mix of sun and rain, cool and hot weather.  There is still lots of planting yet to do.    The list seems to have … Continue reading

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Greenhouse Sale Continues. Lots going on at the farm.

We still have lots of garden starts available at our retail greenhouse.  A full selection of varieties of tomatoes, peppers, eggplant, cabbage family, onions and leeks, summer and winter squash, herbs and annual flowers.  We are open weekdays 4 pm … Continue reading

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Greenhouse Sale Opens Saturday, May 10th

Our greenhouse is filling up with plants for our neighbors’ gardens.  This is our 24th year at this.  It all started when people came by, trying to buy the plants I was starting for our farm crops.  It  seemed like … Continue reading

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Late Winter (early Spring?) March 2014 Update

We are starting to come out from  hiding as the day length approaches 12 hours.  We have been busy ordering seeds, and will start heating a greenhouse this coming week.  Watch for a post with our 2014 Greenhouse Variety Listing … Continue reading

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Squash Harvest Milestone

Littlewood Farm crew and worthy volunteers worked overtime last weekend ahead of the coming frosty nights to pull all the squash out of the fields.  We ended up with six bins, lower than hoped for but really not too bad … Continue reading

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