FARM BLOG

CSA Week #24

THIS WEEK IN THE BOX - week of November 9th

VEGETABLE SHARE 

Potatoes - white or yellow - 2 lbs
Watermelon Radish - 2 pieces
Red or Green Boston Lettuce - 1 head
Escarole -or- Green Crisp Lettuce - 1 head 
Radicchio - 1 head
Japanese Salad Turnips -or- Bok Choi - 1 bunch 
Butternut Squash - 1-2 pieces (depending on size)  
Broccoli - 1 piece
Cilantro - 1 bunch (Try making pesto!  See recipe below.)

FRUIT SHARE*
Red Delicious, Macintosh & Fuji Apples 
- 1 mixed bag 
Bosc Pears - 1 bag (These are ripe when still hard- just wait until there is no more green skin, then eat!)

*THE FRUIT SHARE WILL END THE WEEK OF NOVEMBER 16th!  That means that next week is the last week.

NEWS FROM THE FARM

Renew your membership for 2010!  Renewal applications for our 2010 CSA season are now available! Click here to renew your share! We probably won't have room for everyone next season, so be sure to renew early to save your spot! 

WINTER SHARES
Winter shares for the 2009-2010 season will be available for pick-up at the farm in Jamesport and through our Queens groups. (For current Queens members only at most sites- contact them to check first.) Please contact your core group directly for inquiries about the Queens sites.  If you are interested in picking up at the farm, please e-mail us at info@goldenearthworm.com.  There are a limited number of shares available.  

THIS WEEK'S RECIPE SUGGESTIONS

Escarole Soup
Penne with Caramelized Onions & Radicchio
Cilantro Pesto

More recipes for all the week's produce can be found here on our RECIPES page.