Author Archive | Shelley

CSA Box for the Week of October 3, 2016

Hey, friends! We’re trying to beat the rain today and get some things out of the field, so this will be a pretty short newsletter. Here are the deets on this week’s box: Eggplant: We came up with a really awesome recipe the other day for Roasted Pepper and Eggplant Dip with Caramelized Onions, so […]

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CSA Box for the Week of September 26, 2016

Greetings, friends! We’ve just launched our season of dried beans for the year, and we’re thrilled to be including the first of the new crop in the CSA this week! The dried beans are quite a process, and we wanted to share a bit about it. It all starts with planting in spring followed by […]

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Roasted Pepper and Eggplant Dip with Caramelized Onions

To be 100 percent honest, I’m not the most fervent eggplant fan in the world. But this recipe is incredibly delicious. The caramelized onion creates a sweet, balanced flavor. Works well as a dip with warm pita, vegetables and corn chips, or as a spread on bagels, sandwiches and more! Ingredients: 2 medium-sized eggplant 1 Anaheim […]

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CSA Box for the Week of September 19, 2016

Greetings, If you can’t tell by now, we really like growing all kinds of peppers. And today we’ve got another new one to share with you! Here’s the scoop on this week’s box: Pasilla peppers: A rich smoky-flavored, relatively mild pepper that ripens to a chocolaty dark green/brown. Often dried and powdered. Particularly good in mole […]

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CSA Box for the Week of September 12, 2016

Hey, folks! We hope your week is off to a good start. As autumn nears, we’re starting to “dig” into the harvest for more crops, such as more types of potatoes. We’re excited to share a new one with you this week! Here’s a list of what you can look forward to chowing down on in […]

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CSA Box for the Week of September 5, 2016

Hello, and happy Labor Day, to our sensation CSA crew! It’s hard to believe it’s September already. Some days have been feeling so autumn-like lately, but it looks like we have some sun and warmth to enjoy this week. We’ve been harvesting an especially awesome amount of sweet and hot peppers in the past couple […]

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CSA Box for the Week of August 29, 2016

Happy Monday, everyone! We have some pretty exciting news: We’ve started the process of cutting the first of this year’s bush dried beans to dry down for threshing! I know you all are really stoked to try more beans this fall, and it’s shaping up to be a great harvest. We’re growing about 40 varieties of dried beans […]

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CSA Box for the Week of August 22, 2016

Hello to our spectacular CSA members! Did y’all manage to stay cool the past several days? Hopefully those melons from last week’s box were a cool treat. We’ve got another exciting array of produce for you this week, including a couple of new items. Let’s dig in!     Pickling cucumbers: This year, our market […]

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CSA Box for the Week of August 15, 2016

Hi, everyone! Well, we’ve reached that PEAK summer harvest window, so we decided to really load you up this week with lots of bonus items. Hopefully you can share with a friend or neighbor if it’s too much good stuff to eat. We’re especially excited that melons galore are ripening! When we find time between […]

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