Shady Vegetable Garden Plans

A few weeks ago I shared on our Facebook page that I was getting excited about ordering seeds for 2013. Our friend and CSA customer Joli Lorion-Fytczyk commented asking about what sorts of plants to grow in a shaded yard. What a wonderful question! She got me thinking about what types of things they could grow at home. If you have a heavily shaded yard, these tips could help you too. So what can you grow in shade? Here are […]


It’s more than a little ironic that I’m writing this post on a drizzly, overcast day. Today’s rain has been a welcome relief from the blistering heat of the last two months. You don’t need me to tell you that it has been H.O.T  so far this season! For Arcadia Farms, being in a region of severe drought (according to the U.S. Drought Monitor) means several things. The most obvious repercussion is that we’ve been doing lots and lots and […]