Category Archives: Fields To Meals

Pumpkins

 

 

 

The Fall Harvest FIELDS TO MEALS is also available. Check it out on the Lock Farm website.

 

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It Does Not Take Long

In a short amount of time the cucumber plants have grown to be over ten feet tall. Cucumbers, peppers and much more will be available through the Lock Farm during the summer months.
Check out the Lock Farm’s Fields To Meals, our Thursday Market and hours of our sales directly from the farm.

 

They Start Out Small
Farmer John holding cucumber
Farmer John checks on the cucumbers growing the the high tunnel. Note the height of the vines.
Farmer John looking at sweet peppers
While In the high Tunnel Farmer John also checks on the sweet peppers.

 

Cucumbers Arrive at the Lock Farm

In less than a week these ‘little ones’ will be all grown up and ready to go into the Lock Farm Fields to Meals. Others will be sold through Lock Farm’s Thursday Market or at our farm stand in Shippensburg.

 

 

Here is what our cucumbers look like in the high tunnel:
Up They Grow

The Lock Farm Celebrates Earth Day

Here is how we celebrate EARTH DAY!
Put Up Sign Along the Road
Plant  Violas in the Garden
Fill the Bird Feeders
Place Pollinator Habitats Around the Farm

 

 

 

Farmer John Plants Corn

Getting Ready for Summer

Garlic Growing in the Snow
      On the Lock Farm we have been getting ready for spring and summer for weeks.

 

 

 

 

 

 

plants

 

Our garlic was planted in October. Weeks ago we started crops that will be planted in our high tunnel.
Even the Soil Is Made Ready
We are getting ready to serve the local community with fresh, seasonally grown vegetables and fruits.  Spring into action and find out about the LOCK FARM’S offerings.
We serve the Shippensburg PA community and the Frederick MD community with our Fields To Meals and our virtual Markets.
Don’t be left out in the cold this spring and summer. Sign up now for the Fields To Meals.

The Lock Farm Is Wearing GREEN

Onions
Sweet Corn
Broccoli and Peppers
Beets
Kohlrabi

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Here is what is going on in the Lock Farm’s greenhouse and high tunnel.
The Lock Farm will have these delicious greens and more available through our Fields To Meals and the Thursday Market and at our farm stand on Ritner Highway in Shippensburg.
The Lock Farm is presently taking applications for the Spring Sensations FTM  and the Summer Delights FTM. Don’t miss out on this opportunity to provide you and your family with fresh, locally grown vegetables and fruits.
For more information about the Lock Farm and the service it offers to you contact us at www.lockfarm.netlockfarm@lockfarm.net or call Farmer John at 301-639-6988.

 

 

 

Cucumbers – The LOCK FARM’s Got Them

How many cucumbers can you find?

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Cucumbers, zucchini, lettuce and garden plants are available at the Lock Farm, either at the farm in Shippensburg or in Frederick Maryland through the Thursday Market or Fields To Meals.
However you get them don’t miss out on the opportunity to enjoy locally grown, seasonal produce.
For more information contact Farmer John at farmerjohn@lockfarm.net 
or on the phone at 301-639-6988.

If You Like Fresh Vegetables

The Lock Farm offers two ways to help you eat more vegetables:

THURSDAY MARKET

tomato
Small Green Tomato
cucumber on vine
Cucumber
beets
Beets

FIELDS TO MEALS

zucchini
Zucchini
lettuce
Red Leaf Lettuce

The Lock Farm Gets Ready

The Lock Farm under the direction of Farmer John is getting ready for a fantastic growing season.
Watermelons   

 

Peppers
Cabbages

 

 

 

                                                                               All of these and much more will be available at the Lock Farm this spring and summer.
Don’t miss out on opportunities to have locally grown produce come to you through the Lock Farm’s Thursday Market (if you live in Frederick MD), the Lock Farm’s Fields To Meals (if you are a resident of Frederick MD or Shippensburg PA) or come by the Lock Farm in Shippensburg.
For more information contact Farmer John at farmerjohn@lockfarm.net./phone 301-639-6988

Looking for Local Produce?

One source for buying locally produced food is to join the Lock Farm’s Fields to Meals. With the Fields to Meals you not only get the assurance of knowing that you are providing your family and yourself with fresh, wholesome food but you get the satisfaction of knowing that you are helping to keep an area produce farm in production.
A Wide Variety of Vegetables and Fruits
Delicious and Refreshing                                   
Delicious and Tasty