Early spring starts 2024

Early spring starts 2024

Our first spring veg starts are Elisa Craig onions. A lovely Scottish sweet onion of large size and the cornerstone of Scottish Cusine. Started very early using our south windows it was not long before they were sprouted and up.  From there we put them into our 18...
Sweet Potatoes

Sweet Potatoes

Sweet Potato Serendipity   While wandering around in Quality’s greenhouse a few years ago, We couldn’t resist the sight of some short season sweet potato…..their verdant foliage beckoned us over and we couldn’t resist buying a couple of...
Kung Hei Fat Choy

Kung Hei Fat Choy

May you have a prosperus year of the Dragon. Lunar New Year’s Day is auspicious to begin another year here at RR7 Farmstead.  We have already begun to plant some early spring starts. Under light in the south window of our house.  We will have...
mushroom log demo at church

mushroom log demo at church

Mushroom logs are flushing again this spring. We have sold a few logs and some mushrooms. We are going to the . Gibsons Market at the St.Mary’s Catholic Church Hall on Tuesday the 5th for a demo at 1 pm. See you there.  ...
Our hens are laying

Our hens are laying

Time has passed and the tiny little chicks are now hens. Chicks have their own needs but with warm water and a soft cloth, we got through the pasty butt and clump toe. Both were exacerbated by a 6-hour wait in the ferry lineup. Welcome to the coast eh? We ordered 20...