This Week's Share: Tomatoes, Sweet Peppers, Eggplant!
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This Week's Share: Okra, Squash and Plenty of Tomatoes

CSA member Rebecca snapped this photo of a butterful while she was picking up her share at the farm. Have you snapped any photos at the pick-up? Email them to us and we'll feature them on the blog!

August is plugging along. Here's what you can expect to find in this week's CSA share:

What's in the share: 

  • 1 pound total: okra + sweet peppers + beans + garlic
  • 2.5 pounds total: eggplant + squash
  • 4 pounds tomatoes
  • 1 melon

What's on U-Pick: 

  • Tomatoes! All the tomatoes in C1 Field are fair game. The tomatoes in D Field may be picked Weds - Thurs, and Saturday afternoon - Sunday.
  • Basil
  • Herbs: parsley, sorrel, mint, lemon balm, sage, onion chives, garlic chives, lavender (no flowers), marjoram, stevia, thyme, Thai basil.  
  • Husk cherries (also called ground cherries). Pick them when the husk is yellow or brown.  The fruit inside should be yellow and sweet.
  • Flowers (Gladiolas, zinnias and more)
  • Swiss chard
  • Tomatillos.  Pick them when the fruit fills out the husk.  The fruit inside should be green and taste like a tart, unripe tomato. 


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



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