2014 Mid-Season Newsletter

July has ripened into August and the trinity of soil, sunshine and water is working its yearly alchemy, transforming itself into the variety of leaf, root and fruit that we recognize as food. It is humbling to contemplate the paradoxes that underlie our operation (really our entire enterprise as humans)-that the systems we are […]

Around the farm July 2014

Shelling Peas July 1st

Sunflowers July 3rd

Green Beans July 4th

Birds Nest in the Squash, July 12th

Carrot Harvest, July 16th

Sweet Corn, July 19th

Flower Bouquet making, July 26th

Eggplant, July […]

Around the farm, June 2014

Lettuce is ready to go for opening day!

Farmstand opening Sat, June 7th for the season!

Our official farmstand opening will be this Saturday the 7th of June, at which point self-serve sales of produce will be discontinued.  We’ll open (as usual) each day at 11AM, close at 6PM, and the stand will be closed all day on Mondays. Although the weather has warmed somewhat, many crops are lagging behind […]

Around the farm, May 2014

Seedling selection is growing slowly on the porch

The Central Square Farmers Market starts Monday, May 19th in Cambridge- we’ll be here 12pm-6pm all season!

May 22, The tomato wagon is out front at the farmstand – heirloom, hybrid, plum, and cherry varieties are all waiting to go […]

Around the Farm 4/17/14

It happened! Wow!

Hutchins Farm April 2014 Newsletter

Although the weather makes it seem like the growing season is a long way off, signs of spring are slowly appearing, and the untidy remnants of winter are receding into the shadows where we still stumble on them unsuspecting, grateful for the warmth, light and life that are surely coming. 

            Among the […]

Around the farm 4/3/14

While it’s still pretty brown around here, the first signs of spring are starting to appear! Brian caught this one today – garlic popping its head up!

Around the farm 3/18/14

Snow is slowly disappearing…

Around the farm 3/5/14

It might be snowing outside, but it’s toasty in the prop house!