Week 22 Farmily CSA Harvest List & Recipes

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Here’s what you can expect at this week’s Farmily CSA pickups:  Gourmet Salad Mix Lettuce Swiss Chard (texture and versatility of spinach, but a superfood like kale! if they had a baby- it would be chard) Turnips WITH Turnip Greens (it’s time. you MUST try the turnips. They are JUST LIKE potatoes! But ONE THIRD of the carbs and calories! Substitute turnips …

Plant, grow, eat, LOVE, repeat!

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THANK YOU FOR ANOTHER GREAT HARVEST SEASON! Hello Farmily!  It’s the last week of the 2017 Allenbrooke Farms harvest season! The past 6 months have flown by. Usually this time of year is a very reflective time for me and Farmer Dan. This year we are still planning and hosting the remaining 7 events here at Allenbrooke Farms,  and all that …

Week 21 Farmily CSA Harvest List & Recipes

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Here’s what you can expect at this week’s Farmily CSA pickups:  Gourmet Salad Mix Lettuce Curly Green Kale (what you are used to seeing at the grocery store) Buttercrunch Lettuce (Head lettuce) Beets OR Kohlrabi (Farmer Dan says you’ll get one or the other at your pickup, but not both.) Caraflex Cabbage (classic sweet cabbage, but smaller, pointed shaped heads) Savoy Cabbage (curly leafed cabbage) …

Week 20 Farmily CSA Harvest List & Recipes

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Here’s what you can expect at this week’s Farmily CSA pickups:  Beets!!!!! (the best! try them roasted in the oven with oil, salt, & pepper. make extra and put them in the fridge overnight. slice them cold and top with feta for the best beet salad, or add to your other salads) Buttercrunch Lettuce (Head lettuce) Red Russian Kale (our favorite! the least …

Week 18 Farmily CSA Harvest List & Recipes

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Here’s what you can expect at this week’s Farmily CSA pickups:  Red Russian Kale (our favorite! the least ‘kaley’ kale) Curly Green Kale (aka Siberian) Okra (FRY IT UP!) Jalapeno Peppers (they are pretty dang hot this year) Bell Peppers (sweet tasting classic bell peppers in green, red,and the beautiful inbetween of the 2 colors: brownishredgreen) Kennebec Potatoes Golden Potatoes (your classic all purpose potato- do …

Week 15 Farmily CSA Harvest List & Recipes

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Here’s what you can expect at this week’s Farmily CSA pickups:  Okra (FRY IT UP!) Jalapeno Peppers (they are pretty dang hot this year) Bell Peppers (sweet tasting classic bell peppers in green, red,and the beautiful inbetween of the 2 colors: brownishredgreen) Kennebec Potatoes Golden Potatoes (your classic all purpose potato- do NOT store near onions! ALWAYS STORE ALL OUR TATERS IN THE FRIDGE- …

A Break?!?! Yes! A Harvest Season Break!

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WE ARE TAKING A BREAK! LET’S TALK ABOUT ‘THE BREAK’ Y’ALL! First of all- THANK YOU FOR BEING FARMILY & supporting your local farmers! When you join our farmily, you join for the entire CSA harvest season. Our season runs from Mid-May through Mid-November, with a break in the middle from Mid-August to Mid-September. HERE is a link to our 2017 …

Week 13 Farmily CSA Harvest List & Recipes

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Here’s what you can expect at this week’s Farmily CSA pickups:  Okra (FRY IT UP!) Heirloom Red Slicer Tomatoes  Jalapeno Peppers (they are pretty dang hot this year) Bell Peppers (sweet tasting classic bell peppers in green, red,and the beautiful inbetween of the 2 colors: brownishredgreen) Red Norland Potatoes (smaller red potatoes, naturally creamy and buttery. we store ours in the fridge unwashed. do …

Put Up or Shut Up

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Hello Farmily! Hope you are all having a great week! As I type this, it is wet out in the gardens from all the rain yesterday and we are taking this time to just be lazy. As you know, it has been hot, with the temperatures just now cooling off below the 90’s for the first time in several weeks. …