CSA Week Two

In this Week’s Box Scallions Head lettuce Salad mix Rainbow kale Sugar snap peas OR snow peas Garlic Scapes Cucumber Strawberries (grown chemical free by our neighbor) Potted Herb (choose between thyme, sage, savory, oregano, mint and basil) Fruit Share Strawberries grown chemical free by Kenton Filbrun in Preble County (He also happens to manageContinue reading “CSA Week Two”

CSA week 1

This week’s harvest Mustard Greens Garlic Scapes Green Kale Salad Mix Red and Green Head Lettuce Kohlrabi OR Radishes Strawberries (grown chemical free by a neighbor) Potted Herb (chose between Sage, Basil, Thyme, Oregano, Savory, and Mint) Fruit Share Strawberries from Downing Fruit Farm Welcome to Week 1 of the 2013 CSA season! Before weContinue reading “CSA week 1”

10/2 CSA week 20

In this week’s box: Celeriac Celery Scarlet turnips Sweet potatoes Garlic Onions Lettuce Swiss Chard Daikon radish Napa Cabbage Baby Beets with Greens Fruit share: Apples from Scott Downing in Darker county and blackberry jam from Berryhill in Xenia. The two varieties of apples are Winesap (nice balance of sweet and tart in a firmContinue reading “10/2 CSA week 20”

9/25 CSA week 19

In this week’s box: Lettuce Garlic Onions Sweet potatoes Hakurei turnips Radishes Eggplant Tomatoes Bell peppers Cilantro Hot peppers Bok Choi Fruit share: fresh apple cider (pressed this morning!) and apples (two varieties…golden delicious: green / yellow apple that easily beats any store bought golden delicious for texture and flavor and Ida Red: green /Continue reading “9/25 CSA week 19”

9/18 CSA week 18

In this week’s box: Sweet potatoes Red Leaf lettuce Onions Bok choi Turnip greens with scarlet salad turnips (cook the turnip greens like you would mustard greens or any other tender leafy greens) Slicer Tomatoes Sungold Cherry Tomatoes Garlic bulbs No fruit share this week, but it will return next week! Don’t forget to markContinue reading “9/18 CSA week 18”

9/11 CSA week 17

In this week’s box: Mustard greens Red leaf lettuce Romaine lettuce Assorted potatoes (red, blue, and fingerling) Tomatoes Kale Hot peppers Bell peppers Onions Leeks French breakfast radishes Farm Notes: Many of you have probably heard or read about the recent Stanford University study that found no nutritional difference between organic and conventional produce. AsContinue reading “9/11 CSA week 17”

9/4 CSA week 16

In this week’s box: Tomatoes Fairy tale Eggplant or Italian globe eggplant Okra (only sites that did not get it last week) Red leaf lettuce Baby romaine lettuce Edamame Beans Yellow or purple Potatoes Celery Garlic Bell Peppers Sweet frying peppers Fruit share: Gala (red and yellow apple, great for fresh eating), McIntosh (light greenContinue reading “9/4 CSA week 16”

8/28 CSA week 15

In this week’s box: Heirloom tomatoes Slicer tomatoes Juliet or sungold tomatoes Assorted sweet and bell peppers Celery Purple Potatoes Basil Dragon tongue beans or French filet green beans Yellow onions Okra (some pick up locations get it this week, the rest get it next week) Garlic Fruit share: raspberries from Berryhill and melons fromContinue reading “8/28 CSA week 15”

8/21 CSA week 14

In this week’s box: Heirloom tomatoes Slicer tomatoes Sungold cherry tomatoes Bell peppers Sweet Italian frying peppers (only hot peppers were bagged, so all loose peppers are sweet!) Hungarian hot wax and jalapeño peppers (everyone got three hot peppers which were bagged to differentiate them from the sweet peppers; one green jalapeño and two HungarianContinue reading “8/21 CSA week 14”

8/14 CSA week 13

In this week’s box: Red Leaf Lettuce and/or Green Leaf Lettuce Leeks Red Onions Cucumber Assorted Bell Peppers Green beans Yukon Gold or Nicola Potatoes Summer Squash and/or Zucchini Slicer Tomatoes Heirloom Tomatoes Cherry Tomatoes Fruit share: Molly Delicious apples and plums from Scott Downing and blackberries from Berryhill Farm notes We are really enjoyingContinue reading “8/14 CSA week 13”