August 21, 2013

What’s in the box this week?

Standard Shares include:

Valley Girl Tomatoes

Tomatillo Verde All the fixin’s for a salsa verde: tomatillo, garlic, jalapeno.  Roast, add lemon juice if desired and blend with salt.

Jalapenos/Serranos  Jalapenos are the fatter and more mild of the two; the skinny serranos pack a punch.

Poblano Pepper A great stuffing pepper.  Also can be used as you would any other green pepper.  Stir-fry with zucchini.  Mild to Medium heat.  If you want less heat, remove the seed core.

Marketmore Cucumber

Midnight Zucchini

Japanese Purple Eggplant A thin young eggplant.  Add to your sauté with zucchini and poblano.

Garlic

Egg Shares include eggs from our certified organic, pasture-raised, happy hens.

Preserve Shares: Pickled Spicy Carrots with Thyme

Vegetable Forecast:  Melon, Tomatoes, Basil, Potatoes, Carrots, Zucchini, Sage

Don’t forget about our Online Market, where you can order items to add to your box next week.

We hope you enjoy your produce as much as we enjoy growing it for you!

Pic of the week:  panorama survey of early and late summer solanum plantings

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