Fitzgerald Farms

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Winter on the pumpkin farm: not always time to relax!

Posted by K Fitzgerald :: Tuesday, January 20 :: 11:34am

Chores include taking soil samples to decide how much fertilizer to apply to the fields, preventive maintenance on equipment, organizing, cleaning, ordering supplies and budgeting.  Whew!  Some of these chores are similar to other industries, and some are very different.  The colder d...

New information for pumpkin enthusiasts

Posted by K Fitzgerald :: Monday, November 17 :: 8:25am

Thanks to a reader, we have added our links to our Facebook page, pumpkin definition page (Wikipedia), trivia page (History) and the Virginia Pumpkin Growers' Association.  Please continue to let us know what you need.

Rain

Posted by KFitzgerald :: Saturday, July 26 :: 2:35pm

Rain, we are always talking about it.  Did you get any rain?  How much rain did you get?  We sure need rain.  Whew, I wish it would stop raining.  There are children's poems about rain, songs about rain, and beverages named for rain.  When was the last time you thought ...

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