Harvest Ninja “fruit attack” at the Sheaffer’s Sandhill Family Farms October 6, 2014.
Fruit attack mission…
Produce Types: eggplant, potatoes, peppers, tomatoes, winter squash
Poundage: 737 Pounds
Families in attendance: Carus, Kivirist, Roth, Sheaffer, Hankley and Niesman.
Piper harvests peppers at Sandhill Family Farm.
Sophie joins on the pepper picking madness.
Heidi heads over to the eggplant patch and is greeted with a bountiful harvest.
Maia joins here mother in the eggplant patch.
Sophie heads back to the truck with her bucket filled with peppers.
Simon and Owen goof off after the harvest is complete.
Vincent and Olivia take Simon and Owen on a ride.
Heidi and Ninja Lily finds a hidden patch of peppers and brings it back to the truck.
Liam starts counting up the Harvest Ninjas’ produce totals.
Brenda, Liam, Sophie and Erica gather around their harvest.
The Ninjas take a group shot next to their harvest.
The Harvest Ninjas take a silly ninja group shot as well.
Liam shows off his harvest of cucumbers from Inn Serendipity Farm during a solo “fruit attack” in July, 2014.
Liam makes a presentation at Sons of Norway about Harvest Ninjas in June, 2014.
Liam talks about Harvest Ninja’s success last year and asks people to donate access to their fruit trees.
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Harvest Ninja Fruit attack at the Nelson’s House!
Fruit Type: Pears
Poundage: 137 Pounds
Attendance: Vincent, Simon, Abigail, Isabella, Liam
The Ninja Fruit attack team get revved up for action!
Together the Harvest Ninjas show of there harvest.
Harvest Ninja Fruit attack at the Carus’s House!
Fruit Type: Tarragon, Sage, Thyme, Oregano and Mint
Harvest Ninja Fruit attack at Mr. Schutte’s House!
Fruit Type: Apples, Pears, Gourds
Attendance: Liam, Vincent and Simon
Vincent Liam work with Mr. Schutte to pick the apples!
Mr. Schutte helps Simon use to apple picker to harvest the pears.
Together they show of part of their harvest.
Simon and Liam take some of the pears to Loaves & Fishes.
Vincent Liam and ninja Simon give the pears they collected to Marilee.
Simon, Vincent and Liam see some of the apple sauce made with the apples they have harvested.
Harvest Ninja Fruit attack at the Nelson’s House!
Fruit Type: Apples
Attendance: Liam, Simon, Vincent, Isabella, Jack, Maggie, Jared.
Liam and Simon pick the apples working together.
Liam uses the apple picker to get the higher apples and gives them to Simon so he can put them in the bushels.
Simon dumps his apples into the bucket.
Jack puts his apples in the bucket aswell.
Isabella picks the lower apples.
Vincent picks the higher apples using on of the apple pickers from the original grant money.
With a great Fruit Attack completed its time to have some fun.
Harvest Ninja Fruit attack at the Sheaffer’s Farm!
Fruit Type: Tomatoes
Attendance: Peter, Theresa, Annika, Jak, Kjersten Bryce, Jen, Eliana, Kalena Avery, Ruby, Lorrel
The Riemers and Bernsteins work together to collect extra tomatoes from the Scheaffers farm.
Ruby and Kalena take a photo after working hard to pick the tomatoes.
Harvest Ninja Fruit attack at the Hankleys!
Fruit Type: Squash, Tomatoes, Potatoes, Peppers, Sage, Thyme
Poundage: 50 1/10
Attendance: Miya, Lily, Heidi
Date: SEPT, 15
Maia and Lily get ready to pick the apple tree!
Maia picks the apples!
Lily uses the apple picker to collect some of the higher apples.
Lily shows off her their harvest.
Harvest Ninja Fruit attack at the Hatch’s House:
Fruit Type: Pear, Plumbs, Tomatoes, Grapes
Attendance: Liam, Mina, Ari, Vincent, Simon, Abbey, Isabella, Vivien.
Liam and Abigail tally up the total fruit collected.
Mina collects the higher pears with the apple picker.
Liam and Simon work together to pick the lower pears. And Liam has a snack!
Chris harvests pears working with his dad.
The Harvest Ninjas take a silly photo with fruit covering there eyes!
The Harvest Ninjas take a crazy ninja shot after the harvest.
Four Harvest Ninja families unite together to collect the Hatch’s extra plums pears and tomatoes.
•Liam made a video which compresses all the video and pictures taken at the Rikkers into a short slideshow.
Harvest Ninja Mina and her dad, Thomas, collected apples using the ladder.
Jared and his Grandma worked together to pick the fruit using the apple picker.
All the Harvest Ninjas work together to collect the fruit.
• Nine Harvest Ninja kids worked together to pick the Rikker Family’s apple trees! All of the ninety pounds of apples they collected have been brought to Loaves & Fishes.
• Harvest Ninja Fruit attack with Liam, Simon and Vincent. Together they collected 13 pound of apricots. Liam edited and speed up the fruit collection. Liam also edited the fruit drop off to make it more ninja like and sneaky.
Liam collects forty pounds of cucumbers at Inn Serendipity Farm and B&B outside Browntown, Wisconsin, where Liam lives. These were donated to the Loaves and Fishes Community Meal on July 28.
Six harvest ninja kids work together to collect Mrs. Binders’s rhubarb and bring it to Loaves & Fishes Community Meal
Liam makes a Presentation at one of the Noon Optimists meetings
Liam shows his display board off at the Loaves & Fishes community meal
Vincent, Liam, Lily and Simon help out at the kick off event at Loaves & Fishes Community Meal
Simon helps buttering bread at Loaves & Fishes Community Meal
Heidi and Maia help serve food at Loaves & Fishes Community Meal
Abigail and Isabella help pass out cake at Loaves & Fishes Community Meal
Liam makes a speech at Loaves & Fishes
Liam talks to some of the patrons at the Loaves & Fishes Community Meal
Group shot of all the Harvest Ninjas, taken at the Loaves & Fishes kickoff event.