Growing Tomatoes at Turner Family Farms

August 4th, 2018 | Posted By: Stephen Douglass | Posted in Farming

Tomatoes At Turner Family Farms, we take great pride in our tomato crops and our methods of growing them.  The tomato plant can be quite a challenge to grow at times, but with the right knowledge of varieties, types, trellising and fertigation methods, plus vigilance against disease…

Castle Hayne Farms visit.

April 8th, 2018 | Posted By: Stephen Douglass | Posted in CSA, Farmers Markets, Flowers, News

Last month, I visited Mark Hommes and Edwin van de Bovenkamp at the Castle Hayne Farms, which is right up the street from our River Bluffs farm location.  I’m not sure people in the Wilmington area have any idea of the size and scope of this…

Farmer’s Market 11/11/2017

November 10th, 2017 | Posted By: Stephen Douglass | Posted in Equipment, Farmers Markets

Well, it looks like we finally got some legitimately cooler weather this week and more to come.  Our succession plantings of greens and root vegetables has gone well, and, we finally got our Pyroweeder!  See below for pictures.  We will be adding a page to our…

Farmer’s Market 10/28/2017

October 27th, 2017 | Posted By: Stephen Douglass | Posted in Farmers Markets, News

Hi Everybody, We had a great turnout last weekend for the Classic Car Event (coinciding with our Farmer’s Market) at River Bluffs.  A good time was had by all and Porches was busy, too.  This weekend we will have a few extra items including more ginger, eggs,…