Farm Happenings at Collective Harvest
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Farm Happenings at Collective Harvest

A rainbow of veggies headed your way!

Posted on October 16th, 2019
Whew! There is SO much fun stuff available for your share next week. I'd like to take a minute to highlight a few of the less common ones: Fennel! Fennel is crunchy and slightly sweet, and tastes mildly of licorice... but don't let that scare you away! Folks who don't like licorice often enjoy the... read more »

Fall Happenings!

Posted on October 9th, 2019
What a great time of year! So much to do, so much to eat!... This week, we see our first appearance of carrots, cabbage AND kohlrabi. I'm a mission to make cabbage cool (again?)... in my opinion, it's a very underrated vegetable. I'm a simple cook-- I like to let the ingredients speak for themselves--... read more »

Eat good, do good!

Posted on October 2nd, 2019
October greetings! Whew, are we all glad to be on this side of summer! Soup and stew weather is just around the corner, and we've got plenty of variety for whatever floats your boat.  This week, I have a few opportunities for you to not only eat good food, but do good in our little community as... read more »

Making it through the summer!

Posted on September 25th, 2019
The weather doesn't show it, but all the greens coming on are a sure sign that fall is coming. It's been a rough summer! I asked Susan at Hickory Hill Farm for a little update for you all: "Summer is winding down; the year is coming to an end and it’s hard to believe that it has gone so fast. ... read more »

Half way through a season of local goodness!

Posted on September 18th, 2019
Can it be? We are heading into week 7 of our 14 week Fall CSA. The season straddles summer and fall, and I love to see members' excitement as new crops come in. Eating locally grown foods connects us to this place and its rhythms in such a palpable way, doesn't it? If you've been thinking about ordering... read more »

The greens return!

Posted on September 11th, 2019
This is such a fun time of year for people who love to eat. We still have plenty of "summer" veggies to choose from (enjoy them while they last!) and the "fall" goodies are starting to come in as well. After a long, salad-less summer, we finally have several types of greens on the list, including arugula,... read more »

More good food for you!

Posted on September 4th, 2019
September Greetings! This week, the Pepper Parade continues, with so many varieties to choose from: Sweet Banana Peppers... Mild and tangy. At this point in the year we are even starting to get some red ones, which are even tastier "Cute Stuff" Mini Bell Pepper Mix... People are loving these little... read more »

Nothing can stop fall from coming!

Posted on August 28th, 2019
Welcome to Week 4!  This will be an especially lively week at the pickups, as approximately 100 ACC Government employees are getting a week of produce as part of their annual ACC Wellness Fall Health Improvement Challenge! What a fantastic perk-- and we are so glad to be involved. If you see... read more »

Farming is rough sometimes!

Posted on August 21st, 2019
Hello Community! Well, August is here and as usual, the weather and bug pressure are knocking out crops left and right. The farmers are accustomed to this, but it doesn't make it any easier. Thank goodness that nothing can stop fall from coming!  Our produce availability is a little slim this... read more »