NOVEMBER---Chilly and Wet---

November 6, 2018
    Hello All ----Its November already ----Was a abnormal October with lots of rain warm temps and As Of Today we haven't had a frost so trees have most of there leaves which could be bad if we get a wet snow and the tree catch the snow and down come the limbs and branch and Knocks the power out---
  Grape picking packing was done the 2nd Oct & Upick was over the 10th of October because of 5 inchs of rain and 80 day temps --Was not the best season we ever had 

    Things are still on track for putting the Farm on the market 4 Sale in February---Same Deal here we would like to sell Lock Stock And Barrel --Meaning All Equipment and Proof of All Account's that we sell to --And Me Offering to Teach and Mentor How to run The Organic farm --Also This is a money making farm That Can / Could Pay the Mortgage --  You can contact me at 716 640 5614-- OR
  I WILL Be keep up the BLOG and letting everyone know what up so you will know what up as far and picking packing and UPICK for 2019 -----THANKS FOR Another Good Season Couldn't have done it with out all of you -!! 


September 23, 2018
   HI ALL ---
    What a Season this has Been---The earliest Ripening Of Our Table Grapes and Concords in the 40 Years we have been Here On The Farm with Concords starting on the 12th of Sept-- [ The usual time is About 24th]   
   With Highs in the mid 80's to 90 some days --Our Hand picking crew hung in there and we worked half days till lunch and Quit  OH IT WAS Terrible HOT---This last Pick Packing was on 21st because of the Quality went down hill so badly --As some of you know the Grapes a...
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September 8, 2018
    Hello  Concords will be ready the 15th of sept ----Due to the Hot Humid Weather they are about a week a head---UPick price is the same $ 1.00--- [PLEASE Call and lets us know you coming] --- --If you need some picked call us  
                     Thanks    craig    716 640 5614

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September 5, 2018
      Were looking for Grape Pickers for out Concord Grape crop--Part time or full time on call---Starting about 20th of Sept to Oct 6th--or so

                   Call 716 640 5614    craig 
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August 27, 2018
   Things here ARE A Little Ahead of Sked--Grape are a week ahead of their normal ripening time and out table grape are going to be picked next week ---Still is HOT Humid which isn't good it makes Disease grow like mad ---Maybe you notice that bread in the bread box has been molding quite fast ---Lot spores in the air and the hot humid make grow really fast 
   Not much news here ---WILL Post when Concords will be ready-------Later------ craig

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Still hot Humid and in Drought

August 4, 2018
  Hi All-- Still Stickie hot and humid Got 2.5 inch of Rain a week ago but with our sandy soil It wasn't in the ground long ----Haven't mowed lawn in 2 week ---But what I call Bing Bongs that stick up all over need mowed ---Grapes are coming along and look like Concords will be ripe in their regular time of Sept 20th or so-----We Are looking for Grape Pickers ----And 1 a Helper to work will me ----You can call me at 716 640 5614 or email me  > 

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July ---HOT --HUMID --AND ---!!

July 13, 2018
    YEP -- Its been Hot --/ Humid +++++++ and not Helping things --Lot of Disease floating around in the air---Give'S me A Pain and  Having problems --Using Hydrogen Peroxide to kill Power Mildew and Black Rot ----Hope we can get it under control---Have had to start Watering Pears and Sweet corn----THANKS MA Nature------Till next time --Enjoy the summer ----!!      
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Its June and the Grapes Are Bloomin-----

June 11, 2018
    Is a normal June --Weather is perfect --For the Grapes to Bloom and Flower-----Here is a picture of a Grape bunch Blooming----Not very pretty are they---!!!Till July everyone a have a good JUNE---
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IT MAY-----

May 7, 2018
    Its-- MAY-- And its looking Good------!!! April was cold and rain and Snow here--Was the 5th coldest and most snow on Record--May so far is look like a Bumper Crop of Pears --They have just started to Blossom --- > A little late but the 10 Day forcast shows warm temps and no Cold Freeze nights to kill the Blooms ----[ LOOKIN GOOD ] >    Grapes and trimmed and ready to Go-----and Hope we have a Great Crop----So-------------Good News -----Will keep you updated ----OH Peas are in all so-----...
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APRIL ---????

April 6, 2018
   Well --Its April and it still snowin-----Its good for me because were behind because I was gone all winter out west----But it was a good thing to get away after 40 years on the farm-----Things are ok here and will get caught up-----As I said a few post back --We are starting to look at selling the farm Looking for someone to take it over for the 2019 season -- If you know of some one send us a email   -> 
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About Me

Craig Lembke Craig has owned and run the Lembke Farm for decades with his wife Janet.