Week 12 Newsletter

In your box: --Basil --Beans --Beets --Cucumber, summer squash, or eggplant --Garlic, “Lorz Italian” --Red onion --Sweet pepper –Tomatillos --Tomatoes This week is the end of the second third of the farm season, which for my purposes means that “summer” is over and the advent of fall crops (root veggies, cabbage, squash) is upon us. … Continue reading Week 12 Newsletter

Garlic Bread

From Easy Vegetarian Ingredients: 1 loaf of bread 3 garlic cloves 1 stick unsalted butter, softened 1 tsp salt bunch of parsley, chopped black pepper, to taste Directions: Cut the bread into slices without cutting the crust all the way through, or cut the loaf in half lengthwise. Crush the whole cloves of garlic with … Continue reading Garlic Bread

Week 10 Newsletter

In your box: --Beets --Cabbage –-Chard --Cucumber, summer squash, or eggplant –-Mint --Sweet onion --Sweet pepper --Tomatoes After a whole growing season of nearly perfect weather, I suppose we were do for a little disaster.... We picked up 4” of rain on Wednesday night of last week, along with another half inch on Friday and … Continue reading Week 10 Newsletter

Week 9 Newsletter

In your box: –Basil --Beans --Broccoli or cabbage --Cucumber --Garlic, “Killarney Red” --Head lettuce, “New Red Fire” --Potatoes, “Yukon Gold” --Sweet onion --Summer squash or eggplant --Tomatoes This week we have our first bulbs of garlic available in your box, mostly to mark the approach of the Minnesota Garlic Festival this weekend. This is the … Continue reading Week 9 Newsletter