CSA Week Twelve: September 21 – 26

Sep. 23, 2020 by

And that’s a wrap on summer! Fall and frost came hard and fast last week, delivering a final blow to all the tomatoes, peppers, cucumbers, and other summer favorites. This is relatively early for a hard frost in our area

CSA Week Eleven: September 14 – 19

CSA Week Eleven: September 14 – 19

Sep. 16, 2020 by

We had the first hint of a frost this past weekend, at our the farm- a few basil plants were nipped just a little, and tomato production is definitely slowing down. It’s crazy to think that we’re almost done with

CSA Week Ten: September 7 – 12

Sep. 9, 2020 by

I’m beginning to see some leaves start to change color on my morning drive to the farm each day- but if you look in our CSA bags or in the produce cooler, it still looks like the middle of summer!

CSA Week Nine: August 31 – September 5

CSA Week Nine: August 31 – September 5

Sep. 2, 2020 by

Welcome to Week 1 of the Autumn CSA! For those of you who are new to the CSA, we’re so glad to have you joining us. Please feel free to look through previous weeks’ blog posts to learn a little

CSA Week Eight: August 24 – 29

Aug. 26, 2020 by

This week marks the last week of the 8-week Summer CSA season- it’s hard to believe it’s gone so quickly! But while August might be coming to an end, the weather still says summer, and we’re still seeing lots of

CSA Week Seven: August 17 – 22

CSA Week Seven: August 17 – 22

Aug. 19, 2020 by

We’ve settled into a rhythm at the farm, with bins of vegetables flowing from the fields, to the wash station, to the harvest station, and then into CSA bags or wholesale boxes. In some ways, our new COVID-19 precautions have

CSA Week Six: August 10 – 15

Aug. 12, 2020 by

New Roots officially reached giant zucchini season! Seynab harvested this squash out of her field, and I’ll be taking it home to turn it into more muffins and bread to share at the farm. I tried out this recipe this weekend, which

CSA Week Five: August 3 – 8

Aug. 5, 2020 by

Happy August, everyone! It feels like we’ve reached a summer milestone, with the first ripe tomatoes coming out of the fields. If you haven’t seen them in your CSA yet- don’t worry, they’re coming! When we stop to think about

CSA Week Four: July 27 – August 1

CSA Week Four: July 27 – August 1

Jul. 29, 2020 by

This week, I wanted to share some recipes that can be used with a variety of greens- you’ll receive some combination of chard, kale, collard greens, amaranth, and spinach over the season. The beauty of greens is that they’re so

CSA Week Three: July 20 – 25

Jul. 22, 2020 by

With all this rain, vegetables have been happy- but so have the weeds! Farmers have been busy keeping their fields clean, and we hope that the quality of the veggies coming off the farm reflects that hard work. On some