Adriana picks beets for the CSA box this week. Adriana comes to the farm from Peru and is experiencing her second summer solstice of the calendar year!
Talk about an appropriate technology for small farmers! The basic premise is that seeds are started in the greenhouse in trays that are made of a special paper. The paper is a lot like paper grocery bags or very thin cardboard. Once the plants are up to field size, the tray gets placed in the transplanter, shown in the photo above.