August 2, 2012
From Riverdog Farm, courtesy of  Capay Valley Farm Shop July 2, 2012 Summer crops are beginning to fill the fields and coolers; pallets of beets and greens are sharing space with summer squash and potatoes. White peaches are ripening for the pick, and most of the onions are already in storage. On...
July 26, 2012
By Katharina Ullman, UC Davis Graduate Student in Entomology & Good Humus CSA Member, courtesy of Capay Valley Farm Shop For many years now we have researchers from UC Davis ask if they can come to the farm to work on their individual projects. The first was Bob Bugg studying knotweed and the...
July 22, 2012
Courtesy of Capay Valley Farm Shop The Full Belly family is eagerly awaiting the arrival of a new member – the first of the third generation – due in late August, a perfect melon ripened baby who will certainly have at least a dozen arms outstretched each day for holding. Amon and Jenna are...
July 11, 2012
Image courtesy of Capay Valley Farm Shop, Capay CA from Full Belly Farm, courtesy of Capay Valley Farm Shop We use our hands a lot in our work at the farm. Pulling small weeds, cleaning garlic, picking flowers, finding cherry tomatoes hidden in between the vines. Our fingernails aren’t polished...
June 27, 2012
Image courtesy of Full Belly Farm, Guinda CA By Paul Muller of Full Belly Farm, courtesy of Capay Valley Farm Shop Sunday Mornings start the week in a relatively quiet and reflective time here at the belly. We can sleep in – usually about 7 am or so – start slow, sip rather than gulp a cup of...
June 21, 2012
By Andrew Brait of Full Belly Farm, courtesy of Capay Valley Farm Shop Image courtesy of Full Belly Farm, Guinda CA My son’s 8th grade class recently celebrated graduation from middle school with a trip to an amusement park. When asked about the day, he remarked, “It was wild, Dad, kind of like...
June 13, 2012
From Good Humus Produce, courtesy of Capay Valley Farmshop Image courtesy of Good Humus Produce, Capay CA From the Luxemburg Gardens in Paris to England’s Blenheim Palace to the imperiled orchards of Brentwood and ”˜Gilroy, California’s finest apricot has had a long journey. Whether you call it...
June 6, 2012
by Annie Main, courtesy of Capay Valley Farm Shop Image courtesy of Good Humus Farm, Capay CA When I am unsure what to write about I always take a walk around the farm-it is an easy place to get motivated just seeing what is happening in the different fields”¦..well I came back to the office a bit...
May 31, 2012
From Riverdog Farm, courtesy of Capay Valley Farm Shop Image courtesy of Riverdog Farm, Guinda, CA May 7 Mild weather and sunshine has boosted crop growth in the field and in the greenhouses. Peppers and celeriac transplants arrived last night from Headstart Nursery in Gilroy that will go into...
May 24, 2012
Judith Redmond of Full Belly Farm, Courtesy of Capay Valley Farm Shop Resting in a prominent corner of our farm, under a native black walnut tree, there’s an enormous Allis Chalmers crawler tractor. This is one of those yellow tractors that were built in the ”˜40s and 50’s, weighing up to 70 tons,...


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