It is that time of year again. It is officially fall and we just had our first official rain. Walnut harvest is in full swing and started earlier than ever this year. Yes, I seem to say that every year. So here it goes: We have hartley walnuts for order now. $1.50 a pound in… Continue reading Walnuts For Sale
Blueberry 2018 Report Blueberry Age: 3rdyear first harvest Location: The Sacramento valley near the Feather River. Zone 10 Varieties: Sunshine Blue, Emerald, Jewel, Sharp Blue, O’Neal, South Moon, Reveille, Jubilee These blueberries are planted on a raised bed mostly for esthetics as they do not need… Continue reading Blueberry Report for the Sacramento Valley
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PLACE YOUR ORDERS NOW Hi all…We have walnuts ready for your enjoyment! This includes Hartley and a mix of other English walnuts. We are selling them for $1.50 a pound with a 40 pound minimum purchase. Please cut and paste email under contact if you are interested. Get them while they are fresh. Also,… Continue reading Walnuts for Sale!
I am writing my final blog as Kucek Family Farms…Sad? Possibly, but it is only because we are changing to Dirt and Sky Farm. From there I will continue to share the goings on of farm life here in Butte County. Life is ever changing and that can’t be more true than on a farm.… Continue reading Changes Here on the Farm
Together We Harvest First, my apologies for missing September, I have a good excuse. I have never felt so busy than in September where I was rushing to find “good” workers and still working in the orchard to get it ready for our annual walnut harvest, and taking care of my 3 and 4 year… Continue reading One harvest begins and another ends
I will admit, I know nothing about flowers. But along with all the experimenting we have been doing here at Kucek Family Farms, dahlias have been part of it all. So I have been learning slowly, talking to experts and learning as I go. Of course there are better less costly ways to learn, but… Continue reading Flowers are in Mid Bloom and Available
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I really feel as a farmer that we really come close to my definition of a real thanksgiving. Let me explain: Thanksgiving to me has always been about food and giving thanks…Yes I am aware of the whole Pilgrim/Indian thing. Thanksgiving in our family has always had a lot of meaning. Not just about giving… Continue reading Thanksgiving Festivities