Author Archives: Suzanna

I have a need… a need to weed!

Hello Farmers! One last reminder about this Saturday morning’s weeding party – just in case I missed anyone with my previous email.   If you have a free couple of hours, come join Darrel in the garden and whack a weed … Continue reading


New Garden Planting Date

Ok garden crew -Due to events beyond control, we are scheduling a new planting day.  I actually caught Darrel out weeding in prep!!  Of course he believes in power tools and tractors for all jobs – I’ll let you use … Continue reading


Fun times watching the garden not dry out.

Greetings fellow garden enthusiasts! This Saturday we are adjusting the gardening plans due to inclement weather.  Darrel and I will be outside working during the morning hours if it’s not pouring down rain.  The work we can do is more … Continue reading

Garden, Planting

Happy 2017 from the Co-op

Hello friends and family of the Boyd Orchard & Garden Co-Op! I can’t believe it’s nearing time to open up the orchard and garden already!  If you’d like to join our community again this year, our first work day is … Continue reading

Garden, Orchard

Harvest 2016

Hello  and warmest of greetings!!  (hee hee) There is so much to pick in our garden and orchard now!!  Come help yourselves to this bounty. The pears have never been so good!  Pick all you want, store in fridge and … Continue reading

Garden, Harvest, Orchard

WeedFest 3.0 – HARVEST!

Hello Summertime Gardeners! Our last weeding party for summer is coming up Saturday, August 13.  We’ll weed, prune and pick until lunchtime.  Bring a dish to share if you’d like to potluck with us! WE HAVE HARVEST!   The tomatoes are … Continue reading

Garden, Harvest

WeedFest 2.0

Hello Fellow Farmers! Another harvest and weeding day coming up this Saturday the 16th – and we will be working from 9am to 2pm, or until the mood strikes us to quit!  The garden is beautiful, and we have a … Continue reading

Garden, Harvest

WeedFest 1.0

Hello Summer Gardeners! We’re looking forward to a couple of things here at the Co-Op: Eating the fresh veggies! Cleaning-up the weeds and “eating more good food day” June 18! We’ll start the weeding at 8am on June 18. Bring … Continue reading


Planting Day is Near!

Hello friends and family of the Boyd Farm! We are drenched in rain, but looking forward to the warm sunny days of May and planting day.  Yes, I’m a bit delusional about the sunny days – but I can hope!   … Continue reading

Garden, Planting

Thank You

Gratitude and big thank yous to all who showed up for the “garden to bed” day on Saturday!  Our deep regards to John, Connie, Doug, Kate, Ray, Misha and Conrad for their intrepid gardening talents in the pouring rain and … Continue reading