Pumpkins on the Porch–October 10, 2010

you are invited… “Pumpkins on the Porch” Sunday, October 10th 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Come to our final pumpkin show of 2010! We will have the porch and yard of our 1918 farmhouse filled with pumpkins and gourds of all sizes, corn shocks, and other fall goodies to get you ready for the season … Continue reading

To Market We Go!

o Market we go! We had a such great time on our kick off weekend to Pumpkin Season! We are always honored when customers tell us that they came to the flea market just to see us because they had to get their pumpkins from Poverty Hills! If you didn’t see us last weekend (or … Continue reading

Pumpkin Season Begins!

t’s hard to believe summer is officially over and fall has begun! We have been eagerly waiting autumn and are excited to start sharing our 2010 crop with you! We have been picking and curing heirloom pumpkins for a couple of weeks now and are excited about the great selection we have this early in … Continue reading

The State of the Patch

ummer keeps slipping away. Days blur into weeks, and weeks into months. It seems like it was not that long ago when we were planting the seeds of anticipation and dreams for this year’s pumpkin crop. With Memorial Day and the Fourth of July a distant memory, August will be around the corner and all … Continue reading

For the love of ‘Ball blue’

I am smitten with aqua… Any shade of aqua. Anything from turquoise to jade or from Tiffany Blue to my newest favorite, ‘Ball blue’ makes my heart go pitter patter. And it turns out that I’m not the only one. From their humble beginnings Ball blue fruit jars are still being sought after today not … Continue reading

Excitement abounds….

Excitement abounds at Poverty Hills! We are off and running for the summer of 2010! There are so many things we can’t wait to show you… …A new Facebook page loaded with pictures of the farm and our vintage finds! …Blog posts dedicated to simple home decor ideas! …Updates on this year’s heirloom pumpkin crop! … Continue reading

Pumpkins on the Porch – October 11th!

you are invited….. “Pumpkins on the Porch” Sunday, October 11th 3:00 p.m. until dusk Come to our final pumpkin show of 2009! We will have the porch and yard of our 1918 farmhouse filled with pumpkins and gourds of all sizes, corn shocks, and other fall goodies to get you ready for the season from … Continue reading

Plan to attend Plum Pickens this Saturday!

Come to Plum Pickens for the pumpkins! ……. for the unique hand mades! …….for the antiques and primitives! I hope you will visit us at the upcoming Plum Pickens Fall Open House that will be held this Saturday the 19th! We will be there with another heaping load of our pumpkins, antiques, and handmade hats! … Continue reading

Picked at the peak of perfection…

Not just any pumpkin farmer ruins a pair of perfectly good new gloves… It takes a fussy pumpkin farmer to ruin a new pair of gloves. Aaron recently bought this pair of pumpkin pickin’ gloves at the local Wahoo hardware store. Shortly after he got home with the gloves–he took a pair of scissors and … Continue reading

A Spooktacular Halloween Pumpkin!

I have to admit, I was a little skeptical… I have to admit, I was a little skeptical when Aaron planted this variety of pumpkin. Usually, I prefer the varieties that sit nicely on a porch or a bench. When Aaron started harvesting these pumpkins for the first time last year–I just looked at him … Continue reading