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Backyard Gardens' CSA: Week 6 - July 12, 2012

Backyard Gardens’ CSA: Week 6 – July 12, 2012

Good day! This is Vanessa. I am writing to give you the hot news from the BYG fields. With summer in full swing our warm weather crops are bursting with color and life. On Tuesday we harvested our largest quantity of salad and celebrated with our first vine ripened tomatoes grown here in Joseph. Soon, […]

Backyard Gardens’ CSA: Week 5 – July 5, 2012

Backyard Gardens’ CSA: Week 5 – July 5, 2012

  Salutations,  I’m Cole,  the last of  the 2012 apprentices.  I started at Backyard Gardens in mid April and I’ve really been enjoying my time here.  Especially now that summer is in full swing and we’re seeing the fruits of our labor.  We are seeing lots of little green tomatoes,  another flush of peas, and […]

Backyard Gardens' CSA: Week 4 - June 28, 2012

Backyard Gardens’ CSA: Week 4 – June 28, 2012

Greetings! Caroline here, I joined the crew mid-May and am thoroughly enjoying my time and and space here. Not to mention the awesome folks I get to work with. We began the week with a successful work party up in the big garden. Several people came out to lend us some hands in the never-ending […]

Backyard Gardens' CSA: Week 3 — June 21, 2012

Backyard Gardens’ CSA: Week 3 — June 21, 2012

Hello, This is the first crew member post of the season!  I’m Liz + I’ve been working in the fields and greenhouses here since April.  It’s exciting to see new plants ready to eat.  This week, we harvested some of this year’s carrots, which are nice + fresh + tender, as well as some beautiful […]

Backyard Gardens' CSA:  Week 2 - June 14, 2012

Backyard Gardens’ CSA: Week 2 – June 14, 2012

I write this while still covered with sweat and grit from a day of tilling in the new corn patch in Imnaha.  The crew came down with me to dig out the irrigation ditch and finish the last of the transplanting.  Our part of the Imnaha garden is finally completely planted, with loads of tomatoes, […]

Welcome to the 2012 CSA

Welcome to the 2012 CSA

June 7, 2012 Welcome to the first CSA distribution for the 2012 season!  Thank you for entrusting your growing to us here at Backyard Gardens.   We appreciate your support and are excited to provide you with healthy, scrumptious, and bountiful vegetables throughout the season. ‘Tis the season of greens, greens, and more greens! And a […]

Welcome to Our New Website!

Welcome to our new website! We hope you’ll be able to find lots of good information about Backyard Gardens Produce and Catering on this site. During the growing season, this blog is where we will be posting weekly newsletters for our CSA members, as well as any other interested people who want to know what […]