Thursday, September 23, 2010

The last of the summer melons...


We grew many varieties this summer, watermelon, cantaloupe, charentais, fond blanc, canary...
Fond Blanc Melon - Sweet & Delicious!

New IVC Farm Crew member Devon Paoli enjoying the Fond Blanc

Sunday, September 19, 2010

Plant Sale and Farm Celebration October 23, 11am-3pm

Join us for a Plant Sale and Open Farm Celebration!
October 23, 2010 11am-3pm
Enjoy Tours, Tastings and Activities
Flower bouquet making with Wendy Johnson
See you there!

Sunday, September 12, 2010

Bounty of the farm

The farm class threshing quinoa
Threshing loosens the grain from the chaff
Separating the grain from the chaff is called winnowing
Instructor Steve Quirt winnowing Quinoa

Saturday, September 4, 2010

Farm club members Vic & Kat planting flowers

Time to get those cool weather crops started!
The Organic Farm & Garden class transplanting broccoli.


Representative Lynn Woolsey (D-CA) visits the Indian Valley Organic Farm & Garden! With Farm Supervisor Henry Wallace, Will Becker of CCNB, Dean Nanda Schorske, and Steve Quirt of UCCE.