Week 18 Newsletter

In your box ArugulaBrussels sproutsCabbageHead lettuceLeekOnionSalad MixSweet PepperWinter Squash: Butternut Farm News This is indeed our final delivery of the season. The warm autumn we’ve had makes it feel like the season shouldn’t be over yet, but the long, hot, dry summer we’ve endured makes me eager to start hibernating. Thanks so much to my … Continue reading Week 18 Newsletter

Week 17 Newsletter

In your box Brussels sproutsKale: “Red Russian”LeekNapa cabbageOnionSalad MixSweet PepperWinter Squash: “Fordhook” Acorn Farm News The end is near! The weather doesn’t really feel like October and we still haven’t had a frost, but the fields are thinning out and fall is certain to arrive any day now. It’s hard to tell how much of … Continue reading Week 17 Newsletter

Roasted Acorn Squash and Leek Soup

from Skinnytaste.com INGREDIENTS 2 small or 1 large acorn squash1 tbsp butter, vegans use olive oil1 about 1 cup large leek, light green and white part only4 cups fat free, low sodium chicken broth or vegetable stock2 tbsp pepitas (raw pumpkin seeds)2 tbsp chopped chives INSTRUCTIONS Preheat oven to 350°.Cut acorn squash in half and bake until tender, about 40 - 45 minutes. Remove from the oven.Meanwhile, discard … Continue reading Roasted Acorn Squash and Leek Soup

Week 14 Newsletter

In your box CeleryEggplant or summer squashGarlicKale, “Scarlet”LeeksPotatoesSorrelSweet PeppersTomatoes Farm News It’s hard to believe, but there’s just four more weeks of our CSA season after today. Thankfully the good weather has been holding up, we’re getting some needed rain this week, and there’s no frost in the forecast. We hope you enjoy the rest … Continue reading Week 14 Newsletter

Week 12 Newsletter

In your box BasilBeansCarrotsKale, “Red Russian”GrapesSummer squash or eggplantSweet PepperSweet onionTomatoesTurnips Farm News We got rain! We picked up 4.5 inches of rain last week, which equals our total rainfall since Memorial Day! All of our fall greens are in the ground now, so the rain was a real benefit to them as well as … Continue reading Week 12 Newsletter

Week 11 Newsletter

In your box BeansBeetsCauliflowerCherry TomatoesHead LettuceRed onionSummer squash or eggplantSweet PepperTomatoes Farm News One new purchase I made last year was for a flail mower to attach to my walk-behind tractor. Also called a brush hog, this mower runs down anything in its path, chops it up, and lays down the chips as it continues … Continue reading Week 11 Newsletter

Week 10 Newsletter

In your box BasilBeansCarrotsCauliflowerCherry TomatoesHead LettuceSummer squashSweet OnionTomatoes Farm News Thanks so much to the Hillman, Maddy, Ramos, and Free families for their help with onion picking last weekend! We had a great group and we made quick work of bringing in the onions and cleaning off the dried garlic. Thanks again for your help! … Continue reading Week 10 Newsletter