Pinwheel has specialized in minimal tillage methods, with no irrigation.
Hand tillage and cultivation tools, including Valley Oak Wheel Hoe, custom “Seven-Row Furrower”, customized hoes, etc.
Walk-behind lawn mowers for making/gathering clippings for mulching
Bulb crates, aluminum totes, 5-gal. buckets, etc.
Net veggie washing bags in several sizes
Stainless steel 3-basin commercial-type sink sized to fit bulb totes
Stainless steel 4-basin commercial-type sink with small basins.
Stainless steel 3-basin commercial-type sink with small basins.
Large stainless steel countertop
Large salad spinners (need work)
Large galvanized slatted rack
Misc, hoses, nozzles, brushes, scissors, knives, etc.
Two large garden carts (wood needs replacing); many smaller conveyances
Galvanized wire row cover hoops
5′ x 2′ re-wire tomato cages, approx. 100, plus many other cages and plant supports
Rebar stakes for supporting cages, row markers, etc.
Vegetable growing challenges: Current lack of adequate cold storage and temperature-controlled (non-freezing) winter storage. Need to purchase more veggie washing bags. Need to find new markets and increase yields…at the same time.