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Apples & National Maritime Day (May 22)
5/14/2018 - 6:22:05 PM
by Jeff Pauls
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Apples & National Maritime Day (May 22)On 22 May 1819, the American steamship Savannah set sail from Savannah, Georgia. This transoceanic voyage was the first of its kind. Up until this time, no ship had used steam power to make such a voyage, but had relied solely on wind. In 1933, the U.S. Congress declared May 22 as National Maritime ... Read More
Be Good to Your Mother...
5/7/2018 - 11:00:36 AM
by Jeff Pauls
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Be Good to Your Mother...Your mom knows you just about as well as anyone. How well do you know your mom? Probably better than you think. Give it some thought. What’s her favorite music? What’s her favorite pastime? What’s her favorite food? This Mother’s Day, why not spend time doing something with her that she especially l... Read More
It’s Time for Spring Cleaning. Have You Thought About Recycling?
4/30/2018 - 11:07:42 AM
by Jeff Pauls
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It’s Time for Spring Cleaning. Have You Thought About Recycling?Recycling is such a simple concept, and it seems like it should be simple to do. If you’ve ever tried it, I’m sure you’d have your own opinion. After looking into it, I’m not so sure. Who knew it could be so daunting? No wonder many of us don’t participate, saying, “Meh, it’s easier to put it into t... Read More
Look Outside! Are the Peach Trees Blooming?
4/23/2018 - 1:05:04 PM
by Jeff Pauls
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Look Outside! Are the Peach Trees Blooming?The beauty of a peach orchard in full bloom is a sight to behold. In Pennsylvania, we are blessed to have access to fresh, local peaches. Peaches have been part of Pennsylvania Agriculture since before it became Pennsylvania. Seeing their value, the Native Americans were among the first to cultivate... Read More
What’s been happening in the Orchard?
4/16/2018 - 10:19:26 AM
by Jeff Pauls
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What’s been happening in the Orchard?Arbor Day is coming up on April 27. In honor of that day, I’d like to share what we’ve been doing with our trees here at Kauffman’s. To see what typically goes on this time of year, let’s open Faith, Family, and Fruit, the book about the Kauffman’s family and business history…Spring (p. 38)“While sn... Read More
It’s Time...to Go to Market!
4/9/2018 - 3:25:29 PM
by Kauffmans Fruit Farm
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It’s Time...to Go to Market!It’s Time...to Go to Market!Roadside markets are beginning to open for the season. Roadside markets and year-round markets will begin stocking locally grown produce that you do not want to miss. A number of vegetables (and one fruit) are most likely available in our area either right now or soon. Se... Read More
The Beauty of Pennsylvania
4/2/2018 - 8:45:18 AM
by Kauffmans Fruit Farm
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The Beauty of PennsylvaniaPennsylvania is a glorious state. Growing up in Oregon, that’s quite a thing to say. If you’ve been there, you know what I’m talking about. It’s natural beauty is everywhere. It doesn’t really matter what part of the state you’re in, you’re bound to experience natural beauty. Most states have their ... Read More
God is Good
3/26/2018 - 2:19:32 PM
by Kauffmans Fruit Farm
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Easter
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God is GoodThis, the week of Passover and Easter, we turn our thoughts to Jesus. He came as a baby. He lived as man. He died as a criminal. He rose and lives even now. Sitting at the right hand of God, his glory fills the earth. Even now, his people, his church, dwell here on this big blue marble called earth.... Read More
It’s Spring!! Plant Something!
3/19/2018 - 4:24:42 PM
by Kauffmans Fruit Farm
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It’s Spring!! Plant Something!Are you ready? The days have already been getting longer and now we’re going to see even more signs of the season. One of my favorite events of the spring is when the cherry trees blossom. There’s something about the contrast between the vivid color and the dark branches of a fruit tree that is stun... Read More
What’s up, Clock? Ready or not, here comes your DST.
3/12/2018 - 10:21:57 AM
by Kauffmans Fruit Farm
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What’s up, Clock? Ready or not, here comes your DST. This one’s a little longer...so start at the end, there’s something seriously yummy at the close of this post-- and then come back up here. Ready? Have your snack and read away...Do you like Daylight Saving Time? Read that again. Did you catch that? There’s no “s” at the end of “Saving.” That’s jus... Read More
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