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This Week's Share: Summer Crops Continue to Ramp Up

This Week's Share: We're Back! With lots of new items

Clagett cows
Clagett cows, soaking up some summer sun. This photo was sent in by CSA member Monette! Snap a photo at the farm, the pick-up, or of something you made with the produce? Email it to us! 

We hope you had a great past week and that you're ready for this week's share! 


Fact of the Week: The farm has harvested 18,000 pounds of garlic this season! 


What's in this week's share:

  • 1 head garlic
  • 1/2 pound total combination Tokyo Bekana  + collards + kale + chard + beans + chili peppers + basil
  • 1/2 pound total combination fennel + beets + peppers + tomatoes + eggplant
  • 4 1/2 pound total combination green cabbage + summer squash + cucumbers + bunching onions 


What to expect in future weeks:

What you'll see more of either next week or in the following weeks: chard, beans, peppers, basil, tomatoes, eggplant, green cabbage, summer squash, cucumbers and a bit more beets. 

New items coming into the share over the next few weeks: Bulb onions, shallots, potatoes and purple cabbage. 

Crops that are ending: Tokyo bekana, fennel, bunching onions. 


What's On U-Pick: 

  • All the greens. Note that the kale and collards have gone bitter in the heat. 
  • Beans.
  • Basil.
  • Cucumbers. 
  • Herbs: parsley, sorrel, mint, lemon balm, sage, onion chives (flowering), garlic chives, lavender (it's flowering), chamomile, dill, stevia and thyme.  Basil (in the high tunnel) and Thai Basil.  
  • Flowers. 


Questions? Comments? Let us know here on the blog!


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Craig Jones

YES!! Tomatoes. I love everything from the farm, but the tomatoes are by far my favorite item. No more grocery store tomatoes for the rest of the summer - yipee.


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