Category Archives: chemical-free produce

Cucumbers, spaghetti squash, tomatoes and more new this week.

Looking for in-season produce picked morning of and delivered to your home or business in South County Roanoke or Roanoke city? Here’s what we’re picking at Halcyon Acres the week of July 18, 2016 Vegetables & Fruits Turnips (& turnip greens) Kale Beets (& beet greens) Yellow squash Zucchini Potatoes (blue) Carrots Swiss chard Beans…

We’re harvesting garlic this week!

Chemical-free, same-day picked produce delivered to you in Roanoke at http://HalcyonAcres.com

If you haven’t tasted  fresh garlic, you’re in for a treat. It’s more tender and less pungent then the dried sold in stores, so you can add it for punch to foods without cooking it. Of course, you can always dry fresh to use for the rest of the year, but there’s only one season…

Halcyon Acres offers chemical-free planted herb deliveries in Roanoke

Get custom herb planters delivered free to you in Roanoke at http://HalcyonAcres.com

It’s early in the season but growing vegetables and herbs is so much more fun in a climate where frost concerns don’t extend until the end of May. We’re already harvesting planted outdoor crops, including lettuce, spinach, radishes, strawberries and herbs. It looks like we’ll have some baby carrots soon too. Eager to jump into…

Halcyon Acres is now in Roanoke Virginia

Halcyon Acres chemical-free produce in Roanoke

Looking for local chemical-free produce delivered to your (business or home location) door? We’re now filling slots for the 2016 season. Eight spots remain. Weekly deliveries include a wide variety of vegetables, herbs and some fruits. Each week we can discuss what you like, what you don’t and what you want more of for customized…

Preparing for the first frost

It’s always a crap shoot predicting when the first frost will occur at Halcyon Acres®. Temperatures can be ten degrees lower than the ‘local’ forecast, so you play the guessing game and hope optimism doesn’t end in dismay as you step out to brown, withered plants glistening at dawn. Even with a light frost you’re…

Welcome to our natural approach

Thanks for stopping in to check out the revamped Halcyon Acres® website. As you can see, while the horses are still part of this business (we’ll jump in from time to time with stories, news and updates), we’re putting a much stronger focus on produce. Feel free to poke around (the site is still under…