Week 5 Newsletter

In your box: --Basil --Green onions --Head Lettuce (“Webb's Wonderful”) --Komatsuna --Turnips or broccoli or kohlrabi --Salad mix --Sorrel --Summer Squash With the heat wave we've had this week it looks like we're nearing the end on some of our favorite spring crops. This will be your last crop of salad mix until fall, when … Continue reading Week 5 Newsletter

Week 4 Newsletter

In your box: --Garlic scapes --Green onions --Head Lettuce (“Webb's Wonderful”) --Komatsuna --Turnips --Salad mix --Sorrel --Summer Squash I hope everyone had a safe and enjoyable 4th of July holiday! The weather has been great lately, with nice low humidity and reasonable temperatures making for very comfortable farm work. I'm still hard at work getting … Continue reading Week 4 Newsletter

French Sorrel Soup Recipe

from Ingredients 4 tablespoons unsalted butter, divided1/2 cup chopped green onions, ramps or other wild onion4-6 cups of chopped sorrel, packedSalt3 tablespoons flour1 quart chicken stock or vegetable stock2 egg yolks1/2 cup cream Directions Melt 3 tablespoons butter in a soup pot over medium heat. Add the green onions or ramps and turn the heat to medium-low. Cover the pot and cook gently for 10 minutes.While the onions are cooking, … Continue reading French Sorrel Soup Recipe

Week 3 Newsletter

In your box: --Fennel --Garlic scapes --Green onions --Head Lettuce (mostly “Webb's Wonderful”) --Kohlrabi --Turnips --Salad mix --Spinach With the 4th of July this week, we're at the height of mid-summer. Pontoons are launching into lakes with slices of kohlrabi for everyone on board. Beachgoers munch on fennel fronds as they soak up the rays. … Continue reading Week 3 Newsletter

Kohlrabi Fennel Slaw

from Ingredients ½ cup low-fat plain Greek yogurt3 tablespoons mayonnaise2-4 green onions, finely chopped 2 teaspoons cider vinegar¾ teaspoon saltfreshly ground pepper to taste1 fennel bulb, cored and julienne cut6 cups finely shredded or julienne peeled kohlrabi½ cup toasted walnuts¼ cup crumbled blue cheese Directions Whisk Greek yogurt with mayonnaise in a large bowl. Add shallot, vinegar, salt and … Continue reading Kohlrabi Fennel Slaw

Week 2 Newsletter

In your box: –Bok Choy --Head Lettuce (“Grandpa Admire”) --Kale (“Red Russian”) --Radishes --Salad mix --Spinach --Strawberries (full shares) --Kale Pesto This week's box is nearly identical to the box you received last week, but it does look like we should have some new offerings coming ready next week once we finally get some summer … Continue reading Week 2 Newsletter

Spinach and Bok Choy Recipe

From Ingredients: 2 tablespoons toasted sesame oil1 2-inch piece ginger, peeled, thinly sliced1 bok choy chopped fine2 bunches mature spinach, trimmed¼ cup fresh grapefruit juice2 tablespoons soy sauceKosher salt, freshly ground pepperToasted sesame seeds (for serving) Directions: Heat oil in a medium pot over medium. Cook ginger, stirring occasionally, until golden brown, about 3 … Continue reading Spinach and Bok Choy Recipe

May Update

Hi everyone, I have tried extensively and exhaustingly to compose this CSA update without complaining about the weather, but in the end it's simply not possible. The weather is awful. May has been a month the ceaseless rain, cold temperatures, frost (!) on May 20th, complete lack of sunshine, and an absurd amount of mud. … Continue reading May Update