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Spring Again….Hooray!!

And Thank Goodness…NO ICE STRORMS this past winter! That means we are ready to do the seed germination, the greenhouse is in place, and the weather is mild ( although a bit windy).
But it seems like Good Beginnings for 2010 crop.>
Watch this blog for more on the Pepper Farm Particulars….One update — Remember the Farm Store opens on Memorial Day Weekend: that means SATURDAY – May 29th., 2010. Normal Farm Store Hours: Monday – Saturday from 10 am to 5 pm. Hope to see you this Spring/Summer !!

Spring has sprung…


It’s finally Spring: 
Sunshine out and rain temporarily stopped/grass needs mowing/ greenhouse is repaired after ice storm and the daffodils are everywhere. Also the Business Expo for Union County was yesterday, so things are starting to line up and starting to fill up the calendar. 
  • Opening of Farm Store this year on May 30 -31 weekend. Hours open will be changed to 10:00 am to 5:00 pm Thursday, Friday and Saturday for the farm store
  • May 30 weekend we will also have a Plant Sale ……..including the newest variety : BHUT JOLOKIA which is purported to be the “hottest pepper in the world”, even surpassing Habaneros;  available ONLY at the Farm Store and Springfield Old Downtown Farmer Market………..not available on website
  •  This year we will have 11 varieties of SPICES  and will be adding 3 Dry Rubs to our Spcie Rack………..more info on this to put on website soon.
Keep checking back for the latest from Rancho Bella Vista.
– Carol