Category: Farming

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…

2017 Update: A Very Busy Year in the Forecast

February 17th, 2017 | Posted By: agileadmin | Posted in Farmers Markets, Farming, News

Turner Family Farms is happy to announce, and in some cases “re-announce,” that we have two new endeavors for 2017. The first, chronologically, is our joint project with Jim Ray, an old high school buddy of mine who is an electrical engineer.  Together, under the auspices of…

High Tunnel Growing

October 11th, 2015 | Posted By: agileadmin | Posted in Equipment, Farming, News

Some background on our decision to grow tomatoes in a high tunnel. It occurred to me while writing this that I should point out that what we are doing is not original. There are many, many people growing tomatoes – and many other fruits and vegetables –…