Pictured here are firecracker marigolds. Happy 4th of July! The farm stand will be closed July 2, 2016 for the holiday celebration. The farm stand will reopen the 9th of July. More tomatoes, squash, peppers and many other items will be ready for harvest. Check back next week for the veggie list.
Isn’t she cute? Laying hens are for sale. Raise your own ready to lay flock of lady hens. Look at the girls eating left over carrot tops and other grasses that were weeded from several plots on the farm. The zebra chickens lay brown eggs and the white Leghorn lay white eggs. The girls
Isn’t she cute? Laying hens are for sale. Raise your own ready to lay flock of lady hens. Temperatures are rising and pricing are dropping. Last week the super sale was so successful, Tonopah Rob will be hosting another sizzling summer sale. Bring your bags, boxes and fill up your containers with delicious sweet intense
What a beauty. Her name is Autumn Beauty. Sunflowers are one of the most beneficial plants Tonopah Rob uses on the farm. Sunflowers provide food for his bees, attract beneficial insects and other pollinators. They grow and co-mingle with many different vegetables on the farm. This upcoming Saturday from 7 a.m. to 10 a.m. the
This week at the farm stand there will be a huge amount of tomatoes. If you are wanting to purchase in bulk, email in an order. Minimum order is 25 lbs to get a price break. There will be large, small cherries, green tomatoes, yellow, orange and red. Bring your own bags, boxes or containers.
Tonopah Rob’s Vegetable Farm will be closed this upcoming weekend in observance of the holiday weekend. Upon reopening new summer hours will begin. 7 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. the farm stand will be open for business. It’s time to get your groove on and get creative with tomatoes. That’s right, tomato season is here. The
It’s the beginning of tomato season. Come and get’em. A new location is in the works and a trial run begins May 22, 2016. The location is 12400 West Desert Cove Road, El Mirage, AZ 85335. Desert Cove Seventh Day Adventist Church. Sunday from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. This is not a CSA
Pictured above are Lilac Bell Peppers. They are a delicious fresh salad pepper. Pepper season is just around the corner. Get ready for summer veggies. Start googling recipes for eggplant, bell peppers, squash and tomatoes. Get your freezer bags, canning salt, garlic and vinegar. It’s nearly time to begin freezing your tomatoes, onions and peppers!
Pictured here are baby red onions…they are so sweet. Can you believe it? It’s the first week of May! It’s Mother’s Day weekend. To all the moms out there know you are loved and thought of every day. From some of us whom are far away, we hope you can feel our love and
Pictured above are peach blossoms, soon peaches will be ready for the tables. The blossoms go from a flower to a peach in just a few months….they are nearly ready, so come and get’em. This upcoming weekend Tonopah Rob will be at the farm stand selling veggies and at 10:30 a.m. a guided farm tour
Get ready for some wonderful potatoes. This season Purple Viking and Red Pontiac spuds are ready to dig, come and get’em. Pictured here are Red Pontiac Potatoes, they are creamilicious! This week the farm is blessing all of us with strawberries, blackberries and potatoes. I dug up a Purple Viking Potato plant a few days
Due to the high winds yesterday and this morning, Tonopah Rob has decided to not send tents and veggies to the Penlina Farmers Market. Yes, winds are still blowing 15/20 mph here at the farm at four in the morning. Knowingly, it would be negligent to send volunteers and helpers into a situation that could