Hi everyone, It's hard to believe it's the last weekend in September! The weather outside is more like the end of July. The heat is on, so it looks like some of the summer vegetables may make a reappearance. The last planting of beans is blooming and setting pods, and the peppers may produce something yet. But at any rate, nothing about the weather this year has been normal or predictable. It creates some benefits and some set backs, and you can never be quite sure which it w
Hi everyone, My, how the time flies! It's hard to believe we're already halfway through September, especially with the hot, sunny weather we've been having. It's been great to have this bonus summer extension. We've been harvesting potatoes, pulling onions, cutting broccoli and picking beans, and the sunshine and dryness is making it all a breeze. We've got some nice vegetables for you this week. Some regular items, and a few new things, too. In Your Bag: Green Head Lettuce B
Hi everyone, What a beautiful day today! 68 degrees, sunny, clear, light breeze— it's exquisite! I wish we could order up a whole month of days like this one. But we'll do our best to enjoy it fully. Not much to report, otherwise. We have 6 more weeks of the CSA to go, in case you were wondering. In Your Bag: Green Cabbage Summer Squash Yellow Onions Garlic Purple-Skin Potatoes Parsley Eggplant Tomatoes Cherry Tomatoes Cabbage! All sorts of new options with that vegetable...
Hi everyone, We've made it to September! I know today was the first day of school for many families, so if it applies to you, I hope you and yours had a good first day back. At the farm, the growing season continues longer than summer break, so for us, summer is continuing on for a few more weeks. But the fall crops are starting to get ready- the cabbage is heading, the onions are drying down, and the potatoes are ready to dig. We had tons of rain today, but we're hoping for