The Neighborhood Farm, LLC

An all natural, market garden in Greater Boston

Photo Gallery - 2008

  Bucket of lettuce
Last harvest of 2008, the day before Thanksgiving
  final harvest of 2008
Various greens, including lettuce and cabbage, and lots of carrots
  Light rig
Light rig in my basement - all seedlings started here

  Rainbow Swiss Chard
Rainbow Swiss Chard finally looking good (late August)


  drying onions flat
Drying onions on a flat mesh screen
  hanging onionsDrying onions by hanging them from the skis overhead in the garage

  last round of seedlings in greenhouse
The last round of seedlings in the greenhouse
  Seedlings on hardening off structure 
Seedlings on the hardening off tables before planting


  tomato plants
The tomato plants don't look so good in late August - it wasn't a good year for tomatoes - too wet
  tomatoes over my head
The tomatoes are way over my head



  bean seedlings
Bean seedlings

  cabbages
Cabbage


  freshly dug potatoes
Potato bed after digging them up
  giant eggplant
Giant eggplant



  flowers in the garden
Flowers blooming in the vegetable garden

  nasturtium
Nasturtiums are edible flowers


  garden in early August
Garden in early August


  trays of salad seedlings
Trays of salad greens


  puppy patrolling for bunnies
Puppy patrolling for bunnies

  Ineffective bunny fencing
Bunny fencing that proved ineffective

  Farm stand at the Dedham Farmer's Market
Our stand at the Dedham Farmer's Market

  Farm stand at the Dedham Farmer's Market
Working at the farm stand



  Farm stand at the Dedham Farmer's Market
Examining our chalk board

  Farm stand at the Dedham Farmer's Market
Selling plants and produce at market

  Garden in Mid-June
Eggplant growing in black plastic

  Black plastic ready for peppers to be planted
Black plastic helps heat loving crops mature

  Garden Site in mid June
Garden growing quickly
 in mid-June

  Newly seeded garden bed in mid-May
Newly seeded herb
 garden

  Seedlings, started under lights in the basement
Seedlings sprouting
under lights


  garden site
New garden site in
early spring


  Salad greens in early June
Salad mix growing in
early June
  Tomato seedlings almost ready for transplanting
Tomato seedlings
ready for planting

  Beets and newly seeded lettuce
Beets and a newly
seeded lettuce bed
  Tomatoes in mid-June
Tomatoes about to
begin flowering
       

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under the row cover
Salad greens growing under the row cover


making lasagna garden
Lasagna gardening at a new garden site


Finished lasagna garden
Finished lasagna garden covered with hay



boxes of tomatoes
Boxes of tomatoes at market



hopkinton farm stand
Our stand at the Hopkinton Farmer's Market where we sell only tomatoes
tomatoes for sale
Tomatoes for sale at the Hopkinton Farmer's Market
Needham pick up site
Needham pick up site




greenhouse tomatoes
Some tomatoes are growing in our tiny greenhouse
basil in a planter
We transplanted some basil into a planter to avoid the beetles

garden bed
Some basil went into a beetle-free garden bed


enormous tomatoes
 7 feet high in early August

Gourds seeded into ground cloth
Gourds seeded into ground cloth

Same front yard garden a month later
Same front yard garden a month later

Vegetables growing in a front yard
Vegetables growing in a front yard garden



Greenhouse and flower garden
Flower garden and greenhouse

Seedlings in the greenhouse
Seedlings in the greenhouse


Scallions in early June
Scallions in the
garden

Young broccoli in the garden
Transplanted
broccoli seedlings