Author Archives: Kristen

Around the Farm

What a week!  Just as we are wrapping up spring and early summer crops and tilling under fields, our fall plantings are right on their heels asking for attention!  We've hit our stride but there's still lots to do.  Here … read more »

CSA Week #9 (EOW Group #1)

This Week's Harvest:

Sweet Corn--Our farmer friends at Crossroads Community Farm grow sweet corn for us each year.  Organic sweet corn is truly an art--those guys work really hard to bring us delicious corn and we hope you enjoy!… read more »

CSA Week #8 (EOW Group #2)

This Week's Harvest:

Sweet Corn--Our farmer friends at Crossroads Community Farm grow sweet corn for us each year.  Organic sweet corn is truly an art--those guys work really hard to bring us delicious corn and we hope you enjoy!… read more »

Garlic Season

Kate, our Farm Manager, writes this week from the field: Garlic is one of my favorite crops to grow.  We started harvesting garlic on Monday and the crop looks nice, but smaller than usual.  The bulbing response is daylength dependent,… read more »

CSA Week #7 (EOW Group #1)

This Week's Harvest:

Sweet Corn--Surprise!  Our farmer friends at Crossroads Community Farm grow sweet corn for us each year, and it's ready!  We'll hopefully have it in the share for 4 weeks.  Organic sweet corn is truly an art--those … read more »

CSA Week #6 (EOW Group #2)

This Week's Harvest:

Fresh Grilling Onions-- A mix of sweet heirloom onions--red and yellow.  It's one of my favorite crops and favorite foods to use.  These fresh onions are flavorful and juicy, and caramelize quickly when cooked--perfect for grilling … read more »

July Field Report

It's a tradition and a useful benchmark to reflect on the farm around the July 4th holiday--usually we can tell a lot about our season by seeing what is thriving right now.  It's a nice way to "take the pulse" … read more »

CSA Week #5 (EOW Group #1)

This Week's Harvest:

 Strawberries!--We work with an organic grower in Door County to provide strawberries in the share, Healthy Ridge Farm.  Dan and his family have been providing berries to our CSA for 4 years.

Fresh Grilling Onions-- … read more »

CSA Week #4 (EOW Group #2)

This Week's Harvest:

 Strawberries!--We work with an organic grower in Door County to provide strawberries in the share, Healthy Ridge Farm.  Dan and his family have been providing berries to our CSA for 4 years.

Baby Lettuce OR Spinachread more »

CSA Week #3 (EOW Group #1)

This Week's Harvest:

Summer Crisp or Oakleaf Lettuce-- Choice of crunchy, Romaine-like Summer Crisp or tender Oakleaf

Radishes--Red variety with medium spice

Spinach--Another big bag!

Frisee--Frilly green in the chicory family.  Excellent in combination with lettuce … read more »