Last week things started to get busy at the farm. Tuesday was cold and wet. The miserable day didn’t slow down the arrival of the seed potatoes. We received three tractor trailer loads that day. I forget every year how impressive the trucks look when they are tilted up so high. Every last seed potato counts! Once the weather turned around, we got two fields at the home farm planted with AC Chaleur potatoes. And it begins…. To read more about what seed potatoes are and why we use them, you can visit “Millions of Seed Potatoes.”
Thompson Potato Farm
Farming is fascinating!