Posts Tagged ‘Oklahoma’

Farm Updates

Spring is upon us once again and it is planting time at Hawkins Springs Farm.   We've had a few delays in getting the garden in due to the weather – rainy (but not complaining) and those last few cold blasts (complaining) which brought the temp down to as low as 26 degrees here in Read the Rest…»

Is Spring Around the Corner? A recap of fall and winter 2011.

It has been six months since we have posted anything on here – I suppose we could blame it on the weather!  Seriously, last summer was brutal.  The intense and long lasting heat wave literally tried to suck the life out of everything, including the farmers.  By the time it was over, everyone and everything Read the Rest…»

Gardening in this Oklahoma Heat Wave

Even though it is only July 13, it has been a long, very, very hot, summer at Hawkins Springs Farm and all across Oklahoma.  Fortunately, our garden plants are doing well because we are watering 24/7 – Greg has the irrigation system running constantly to  the gardens.  The plasticultured rows have probably saved the crops Read the Rest…»

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Are you a Locavore?

Who, Me?  A Locavore?  What is that?  If you are reading this, you probably are!  This is a relatively new word for our society – derived from the current movement of people buying their food locally.  Wikipedia defines it as “Those who prefer to eat locally grown/produced food”.  It stems from the “collaborative effort to Read the Rest…»

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