The Trustees POWISSET FARM
Dover, MA | A Trustees Property
We’re in this together

Probably like many of you, we are bouncing between our concerns about the future, and our to-do lists: starting seeds in the greenhouse, training new crew, getting tractors in the fields and getting beds ready to plant, and more. Here’s what we know:

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Winter hellos from Powisset!

Wait, is winter over? No, no it’s not, even though mother nature has thrown us for a loop with this warm weather. Even though the farm team is enjoying this sunshine, it makes it hard for us to stay inside and plan for next year!!

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Officially Organic!

We care about food safety, crop nutrition and health, worker safety, and land stewardship! We are choosing to fully participate in the organic certification process to be even more transparent about our farming practices.

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CSA Week 16!

Have you seen fresh ginger before? It’s a beautiful tender pink color with a riot of flavor. Thrilled to share this crop with you – we will have this in our winter share (signups are coming soon!).

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CSA Week 15!

What’s in the share this week? (Every-other-week members, pick up this week if your last name is A-K) Lettuce Dill  Chard Hakurei  Leeks Carrots Delicata Squash Watermelon  CornPick-Your-Own Hot peppers HerbsFruit Share: apples! We had another successful cooking class at Powisset Farm this past weekend, Plant Based Meals with Bowls & Sauces. International cookbook author and […]

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CSA Week 14!

Cooking with leeks is one of our favorite things – use just like an onion, but with more delicate flavor and easier to slice up!

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Powisset CSA Week 1!

Shares start next week, June 11! Hi everyone, we’re thrilled to welcome you to the farm next week for the start of the CSA! A reminder of how it works – You can pick up any of our three pickup days:Tuesdays 2:30-6:30pmThursdays 10:30-6:30pmSaturdays 10am-2pm **Returning members, note that our Saturday hours have changed! If you’re a 10-week […]

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late April farm updates!

Field updates from Farmer Andrew:Hope everyone is enjoying the rain we have gotten over the past months – I guess the saying is April showers bring May flowers? In our case it is bringing some flowers and all of our spring veggies! We have been working hard in the fields and greenhouses. The crew is […]

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Construction on the farm

We wanted to share some of the great updates underway in our new veggie wash area – we are upgrading to comply with some new food safety regulations and to create more space for programs and farm visitors. Really thrilled for these changes! New drains, new doors, and a larger space for washing veggies = […]

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2019 farm crew is here!

Andrew, CSA Manager Hello!! I hope everyone survived the winter! I am so excited for this upcoming season. Lots of plans are in the works, including opening some land down the road at Fork Factory Brook which will help with our crop rotation. We’re using this newsletter to introduce the wicked good crew for this […]

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