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Farm Happenings at One Straw Farm

Farm Happenings for October 28, 2019

Posted on October 25th, 2019
We have several new varieties of Asian cooking greens available this week. These have a variety of textures and flavors but they are all very versatile and easily sautéed as a side dish or adapted to any dish calling for cooked greens.  Tatsoi (also called choy sum) has a texture like spinach... read more »

Farm Happenings for October 24, 2019

Posted on October 22nd, 2019
With the colder nights we are rapidly approaching the end of pepper season. This week is a great time to get one last round of peppers to freeze for the winter. Remember that peppers are one of the easiest veggies to save for the winter - simply wash and chop them to the size you would like to cook with... read more »

Farm Happenings for October 23, 2019

Posted on October 21st, 2019
With the first blast of cold nights we have been hard at work bringing in the very last of the red roma tomatoes of the season along with several varieties of peppers. Check your shares this week for the last chance to get romas for the season! This is a great week to make a quick batch of tomato sauce... read more »

Farm Happenings for October 21, 2019

Posted on October 18th, 2019
We have added broccoli greens to the list this week. This was one of Andrew's favorite greens growing up. You can cook them just like kale and collards. You will get a nice mild broccoli flavor with the versatility of greens. read more »

Farm Happenings for October 17, 2019

Posted on October 15th, 2019
Welcome to the 20th week of the CSA season! It's hard to believe that we are already getting into the last months of the season. We are so very thankful for the great growing weather that we have enjoyed so far this year and we hope that it continues through the end of the season The popcorn in this... read more »

Farm Happenings for October 14, 2019

Posted on October 11th, 2019
Welcome to the 20th week of the CSA season! It's hard to believe that we are already getting into the final months of the season. We are so thankful for the wonderful weather and excellent growing conditions that we are enjoying this year! This week will feature the return of bunched stir fry mix. We... read more »

Farm Happenings for October 7, 2019

Posted on October 4th, 2019
We have several new fall crops on the list this week. Be on the lookout for fennel, several varieties of cabbage, radishes, and popcorn. The popcorn in this week's share will be full ears rather than just the kernels. Stripping the kernels off is a great family activity. You can pop them off with your... read more »