FARM BLOG

CSA Week #25

THIS WEEK IN THE BOX - week of November 16th

VEGETABLE SHARE 

Sweet Potatoes - 4.5-5 lbs!
Carrots - 1 bunch
Red Kale - 1 bunch - This is my favorite kale variety- so tender!
Baby Potatoes -or- Leeks - 1.5 lbs or 2 pieces
Celery Root (Celeriac) - 2 pieces - This is an ugly veg, but oh so delicious! Try this week's recipe below. 
Sunshine Squash - 1 piece
Parsley - 1 bunch
Broccoli - 1 piece

FRUIT SHARE*
Eating Apples
- Macintosh, Fuji & Jonagold Varieties - 1 mixed bag 
Cooking Apples - Ida Red, Rome, and Jonamac varieties - perfect for all your holiday baking! - 1 mixed bag MARKED WITH TAPE

*THIS IS THE LAST WEEK OF THE FRUIT SHARE!  We've reached the full $138 value of fruit for this season.

NEWS FROM THE FARM

Next week- the week of Thanksgiving- is the FINAL WEEK of CSA for the 2009 Season. It's been a crazy year for farming, but we hope you've enjoyed the experience with us! Here's a preview of next week's special Thanksgiving CSA Box:  Sweet Potatoes, Savoy Cabbage, Potatoes, Kohlrabi, Rutabaga, Carrots, Watermelon Radish?, Butternut Squash?, Kale?. 

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

Celeriac Mash
Leek & Potato Soup

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