Author Archives: Kristen

Late Fall Share Week #4 (EOW Group #2)

This Week's Harvest:

Sweet Potatoes--This week's sweet potatoes are a mix of our traditional orange and a purple-skinned, white fleshed Japanese variety.  These ones are milder and nuttier, and are wonderful roasted!

Celeriac--Celeriac, or celery root, can be … read more »

Late Fall Week #3 (EOW Group #1)

This Week's Harvest:

Sweet Potatoes--This week's sweet potatoes are a mix of our traditional orange and a purple-skinned, white fleshed Japanese variety.  These ones are milder and nuttier, and are wonderful roasted!

Celeriac--Celeriac, or celery root, can be … read more »

Late Fall Week #2 (EOW Group #2)

This Week's Harvest:

Sweet Potatoes--Fully cured, wonderful sweet flavor and texture.  Long storage life on your counter!

Kohlrabi--A crisp, sweet addition to salads or stir fry. 

Beauty Heart Radishes--brilliant pink interior makes these my favorite winter salad … read more »

Late Fall Week #1 (EOW Group #1)

This Week's Harvest:

Sweet Potatoes--Fully cured, wonderful sweet flavor and texture.  Long storage life on your counter!

Kohlrabi--A crisp, sweet addition to salads or stir fry. 

Beauty Heart Radishes--brilliant pink interior makes these my favorite winter salad … read more »

Tribute to the Crew!

A small, intensive vegetable farm is a peculiar workplace.  We come to the farm from a wide variety of backgrounds with a few intersecting interests.  While there is time for solitude, most of our days are spent in close proximity … read more »

CSA Week #20 (EOW Group #2)

This Week's Harvest:

Leeks--One of my favorite vegetables!  Its mellow, buttery onion flavor is wonderful in just about any soup, or in a quiche or egg tart.

Potatoes--A mix of red and yellow from our fellow farmers at … read more »

CSA Week #19 (EOW Group #1)

This Week's Harvest:

Leeks--One of my favorite vegetables!  It's mellow, buttery onion flavor is wonderful in just about any soup, or in a quiche or egg tart.

Potatoes--A mix of red and yellow from our fellow farmers at … read more »

The 6 Stages of Forgetting your CSA Share

This fall, I joined a CSA!  Some farmer friends who have a vegetable farm in Belmont, WI (Two Onion Farm) also started an apple orchard, and so we joined their Apple CSA for the fall.  I was excited to be … read more »

CSA Week #18 (EOW Group #2)

This Week's Harvest:

Apples!--Again this week we have organic apples in the share from our fellow farmers at Atoms to Apples in Mt. Horeb.  They are a newly certified organic orchard!

Spinach--It's the end of our first cutting--hopefully … read more »

Summer in September and October in August

I'm sure farmers are not the only ones confused by the weather patterns this season!  Our summer seemed to slip by while we waited for it to begin.  The tomatoes and melons seemed to have the same experience.  Our cool … read more »