The Opposite Seasons Of Growing Vegetable vs. Selling Seeds

Have you thought about your seasonal workload? On our farm, we grow vegetables for 500 weekly CSA baskets. We also grow seeds for an online store. These are very similar activities: We grow plants, harvest a crop, pack it up, and get it to the client. But these activities don’t happen the same way for … More The Opposite Seasons Of Growing Vegetable vs. Selling Seeds

FSA Tip #19 Refer to things with INDEX MATCH

A good spreadsheet should play well with other spreadsheets. That means if you enter something into one spreadsheet, then you can easily refer to another spreadsheet that has additional information about that same something. Here’s an example … Say you are setting up a schedule for all the crops you are going to direct seed. … More FSA Tip #19 Refer to things with INDEX MATCH

Drying Squash Seeds

Back in November, I showed you how to extract seeds from squash. (All it takes is an axe and vacuum cleaner.) Today let’s talk about how to dry those seeds! (I know I’ve skipped over the actual seed cleaning part but I can’t find any great pictures of our cleaning. We’ll have to wait till … More Drying Squash Seeds