Thursday, August 27, 2015

CSA Week #11

Week #11 continues the summer bounty. We dig into our mid-season potatoes and some of the Kennebecs are ridiculously large! And beautiful. Tomatoes abound. The aroma of basil greets you as you open your box.

In the Box: Heirloom tomatoes 3.5lbs, 2 leeks, carrots 1lb, pint ground cherries (full shares), basil, summer squash (half shares), German Extra Hardy garlic 2 bulbs, small bunch beets, 3lbs Kennebec potatoes, parsley, 1 cucumber, 3/4lb mixed heirloom snap beans, watermelon (some shares, not pictured).

Week 11 CSA Newsletter ~ featuring farm news, orchard update; featured veggie: tomatoes; recipes: Tomato-Parmesan Quiche, Tomato-Cucumber Salad, Basil Pesto, Garlic Herb Salt; tips for: cooking leeks, tomatoes on the grill, dealing with excess.

Other Farm Shenanigans
Putting Up Loose Hay (You Tube Video)

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