Berry Storage and Ripening

Berry Storage and Ripening

Boost Your Berry-Keeping Powers!! Berries are finicky, but we think they are worth the special care they require in the field and on their way to market.  Unlike many of our larger-scale counterparts, we  choose the varieties we plant based on flavor and productivity,...

read more

Asparagus and Rhubarb Storage and Ripening

Asparagus and Rhubarb Treat your asparagus and rhubarb as you would fresh-cut flowers:  bring them straight home from market, protecting them as much as possible from heat and sun in transit.  Once home fill a o pitcher or large, heavy mug with WARM water, then trim...

read more
Storing Apples

Storing Apples

Apples Apples continue to ripen after storage, but refrigeration and airflow will help slow this process and reduce softening.  If you can dedicate a bin in your refrigerator, open up the vents so as much air circulates as possible. Can't refrigerate them? Then find...

read more

Testimonials

Cheryl G, via Facebook

A hidden gem right here in Mechanicsville! Thank you for opening up the farm yesterday; my daughter and I had a wonderful time!

2016 Farm Visitor

2016-12-14T15:56:47+00:00

2016 Farm Visitor

A hidden gem right here in Mechanicsville! Thank you for opening up the farm yesterday; my daughter and I had a wonderful time!

Katheryne K.

Great fruits and vegetables - good suggestions on how to use it. If any problems, they correct it absolutely no questions. I have my winter supply of strawberry freezer jam now and am loving my blueberries.

RIchmond Market Fan, via Facebook

2016-12-14T16:16:05+00:00

RIchmond Market Fan, via Facebook

Great fruits and vegetables - good suggestions on how to use it. If any problems, they correct it absolutely no questions. I have my winter supply of strawberry freezer jam now and am loving my blueberries.

Diana C.

Loved my trip to the farm today! Can't wait to come back in August. Thanks so much for allowing the community this opportunity.

Farm Visitor

2016-12-14T16:22:50+00:00

Farm Visitor

Loved my trip to the farm today! Can't wait to come back in August. Thanks so much for allowing the community this opportunity.

Charles & Cindy K.

We have been overjoyed each & every week, for years, with our share.  And we're happy to be able to support the community learning program that the Geyers have established.  In this scenario, everyone's a winner!

RIchmond CSA Members

2016-12-15T00:33:30+00:00

RIchmond CSA Members

We have been overjoyed each & every week, for years, with our share.  And we're happy to be able to support the community learning program that the Geyers have established.  In this scenario, everyone's a winner!

Cindy K., RIchmond

You are the best, and your fruit is out of this world!  We’re counting the days until you let us know that asparagus & strawberries are back.

CSA Member

2016-12-14T15:44:49+00:00

CSA Member

You are the best, and your fruit is out of this world!  We’re counting the days until you let us know that asparagus & strawberries are back.