Monthly Archives: January 2011

Farewell, carrots, and hello to a new squash

The end had to come sometime, and it came this past Saturday at the Portland Winter Farmers’ Market.  We sold all but a couple pounds of our carrots.  It was a good run!  Don’t despair too much, though, root lovers…we … Continue reading

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2011 apprentices on board!

We received word a few weeks back that a young couple who visited the farm and spent a day working with us this past fall have decided they would like to sign on to be our farm apprentices for the … Continue reading

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Potluck and a heckuva market

Folks, a reminder that the very first Summit Springs Farm potluck of 2011 is happening this Thursday, Jan. 13th from 5-8 PM. Bring the kids, bring a dish to share, bring musical instruments and singing voices if you like, and enjoy … Continue reading

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Portland Winter Farmers’ Market

The Portland Winter Farmers’ Market launches this Saturday, Jan. 8th, from 9am-1pm, and Summit Springs Farm will be there, armed with eggs, carrots, beets, rutabaga, cabbage, squash, and more.  The market will take place at the Maine Irish Heritage Center … Continue reading

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Happy New Year!

We had an eventful little gathering here on New Year’s Eve followed by a very mellow Jan. 1st.  We relaxed and chatted with friends on the porch and enjoyed the unseasonably warm weather.  We also decided to add some color … Continue reading

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