Common Roots Blog

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This week on the farm: July 15th – 21st

This week on the farm: July 15th – 21st

Written by Ellen Petrie This week our water tanks were filled, marking having water onsite for the first time since moving to the BiHi park! Many members of the Common Roots community came to pay the farm a visit as a result. Some old friends got to spend quality time...

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This week on the Farm: July 8th – 14th

This week on the Farm: July 8th – 14th

Written by Ellen Petrie This week was a busy week on the Common Root BiHi Farm. Some of the finer details of becoming a booming farm site have begun to fall into place. For example, the water tanks that will be used to water the all the raised beds on site arrived on...

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This week on the farm: July 1st-7th

This week on the farm: July 1st-7th

Written by Ellen Petrie As the hot weather hit Common Roots BiHi we were just as busy as ever. This week the last commons bed was constructed and filled, and our precious hazelnut bush finally put its roots in the ground. In addition to our Hazelnut many other plants...

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