About Beau Boeye

Social Entrepreneur. Technology Wizard. Market Gardener. I'm here to question reality, seek the truth, and add value to the world around me.

June 2016

The Farmers’ Market from the Center of the Earth

By | 2017-01-06T20:47:37+00:00 June 19th, 2016|Journal|

I imagine most people reading this have been experiencing the same weather as we have at HPP. Just in case you happen to be reading this from Iceland or Antarctica, I’ll fill you in: It’s so hot. It’s like working on the surface of the sun. It feels like even the air is sweating. We’ve [...]

The Farmers’ Market Will Make You Famous

By | 2016-12-19T13:52:28+00:00 June 13th, 2016|Journal|

High Prairie Produce is blessed to be part of a wonderful and tight-knit community. We are located in Red Oak, Iowa, or “The Paris of South West Iowa” or “The most wonderful place on the face of the Earth”, as some have called it. Here in Red Oak, we’re fortunate to have a myriad of [...]

Violating Terms of Service

By | 2016-12-21T07:55:47+00:00 June 8th, 2016|Journal|

I wanted to make a brief entry regarding our most recent Instagram post because it was instantly removed from Tumblr and I think that's hilarious. Hello, The video you posted on Jun 8th, 2016 11:19:32pm was removed for violating our Terms of Service and Community Guidelines, which you can skim over at: https://www.tumblr.com/policy/community Long policy [...]

Market Day – Thursday, June 2nd, 2016

By | 2016-12-19T13:52:47+00:00 June 5th, 2016|Journal|

We absolutely love a beautiful day at the market, and that was the case for this past Thursday. For those of you who made it down to our booth, we wholeheartedly appreciate your support at the Red Oak Farmer's Market. For those of you who haven't yet made it down we encourage you to take [...]

May 2016

Market Day – Thursday, May 26th, 2016

By | 2016-12-19T13:55:30+00:00 May 30th, 2016|Journal|

Thursday May 26th, was our second market... Or it should’ve been. A half-acre of land, hundreds of seeds, tens of blisters, and countless hours of work culminate in our weekly farmer’s market from four to six PM each Thursday. This is our biggest chance to reach the broader community with our products and our mission. [...]

Weekend of May 20th, 2016

By | 2016-12-19T14:21:36+00:00 May 21st, 2016|Gallery, Journal|

The weekend of May 20th, 2016 marks the beginning transformation of High Street. Going into the weekend Jonathan and Beau had different plans - everything that ended up happening was of spontaneous occurrence. These two had planned on going out to their Bluegrass garden plot to do some work. All of a sudden Beau received [...]

Our First Farmers’ Market – Thursday, May 19th, 2016

By | 2016-12-19T14:25:11+00:00 May 20th, 2016|Journal|

Today was our very first Farmer's Market as ‪#‎HPP‬ and it went surprisingly well! It was a beautiful day, interacted with wonderful people, and had a lovely live band playing in the background. We look forward to bringing the youth back to the marketplace and showing them how it's done locally! Thank you to all [...]

Bluegrass Garden Update – Wednesday, May 18th, 2016

By | 2016-12-19T14:47:41+00:00 May 20th, 2016|Gallery, Journal|

It's time for a Bluegrass Garden update! Jonathan and Beau spent their Wednesday evening tending the garden; pulling weeds, watering recent transplants, planting our last tomato starts, and reseeding some spinach, turnips, and bush beans. Again, we're so proud of our potato plants - they're looking so healthy ❤️ Thankfully Jonathan works for a company [...]

April 2016

Thursday, April 14, 2016

By | 2016-04-14T00:05:19+00:00 April 14th, 2016|Journal, Uncategorized|

Today we get things in the ground! Above, Beau is measuring the distance between his potatoes. SOME PEOPLE like to be precise ? Also spotted: Ellie, Jonathan’s dog, stealing the carefully placed potatoes. On the left is [Allison’s] dog Tucker. They’re also taking a break from the hard work. Before we leave tonight we [...]