January by the Numbers
We make a real effort to be conscientious of how we run our farm. We’re using this data so you can see some of the realities of a functioning farm and so we can challenge ourselves to reflect month by month on how we could operate even better.
Numbers from the month:
Amount of Space Currently Planted: 3415 square feet
Pounds of Harvest: 62.165 lbs.
Number of Plants Seeded: 5160
Number of Transplants Planted: 343
Harvested Rain Water Used: 300 Gallons
Volunteer Hours: 75 hours
Compost Made on the Farm: 1 1/3 Cubic Yard
City Water Used: 440 gallons
Biomass (organic waste) Collected (kept out of our landfills)
Woodchips: 8 Truck-loads = 120 cubic yards = 30 tons
Transportation: 10.3 Gallons
Other Biomass: 833.5 lbs. (coffee grounds/vegetable scraps)
Gasoline used by the Farm: On the Farm: None