FALL CSA 2021 – WEEK 5

Pick up will be at the Cook Field parking lot pavilion on Thursday, September 30, between 3:30 – 5:30 pm

Produce this week:

Baby Beets
Baby mixed Asian greens
Green beans
Head lettuce
Hot peppers

Self select items available this week:

A beautiful okra flower

Cherry tomatoes
Large mixed Asian greens
Summer squash

*Note that the produce list is tentative and may change slightly due to weather and crop ripeness.

This week’s CSA produce includes baby beets! Beets make a great addition to many different dishes. Try them roasted in a salad that includes some of the other CSA items! Here is aRoasted Beet Salad recipe from Cookie and Kate (link). You also can check out the Institute for Food Farm’s What We Grow website for information about how to use and prepare different produce and for some great recipes!

Farm Updates

Lots of kohlrabi plants were planted at the Farm this week!

Are you interested in opportunities to volunteer at the Farm?

If so, sign up to volunteer using the following link to volunteer: https://volunteersignup.org/9D4M7. There are multiple spots for each date listed. Note that the time indicates 9am-5pm, but you can volunteer for any amount of time during that period. Any volunteer (signed up online or not) also will need to sign a paper copy when they arrive at the Farm.

Thank you for supporting this year’s Fall CSA!