Just a friendly reminder, we are taking a week-long pause for the July 4th holiday. Friday the 30th and July 4th we will not be distributing boxes. Last year and the years prior, we had very low attendance for the two pick up dates surrounding this holiday, so this year, we have opted to skip […]
Archive | June, 2017
This week we have more conventional produce to offer. Most items are probably self-explanatory except perhaps the cherries. The cherries in the box are sour cherries. While some people think they are yummy out of the box, general consensus seems to point towards cooking them. The most common use of these cherries is in pies […]
My garden is a pretty amazing place. It is set six blocks away from my house and tucked down a side street that dead-ends into the open lot that was once a school. There are many wild things there, rabbits, pheasants, deer, chickweed, wild peas, dogs, my daughters. Sometimes it is hard to make order […]
This week we have lovely things for you to eat. The weather has been tolerable, a little dry, but after last season which was drier than normal, most of us farmers sorted out our water problems. In some ways it is easier to farm when it is dry and the farmer can control the amount, […]
We are happy to announce that we have reached membership capacity for the 2017 growing season. We will evaluate our crop production capabilities in July and determine if we can take on new members. Thanks for helping us meet our membership goal!
Hello and welcome to the 2017 season of City Commons CSA! This year marks our fifth season in business and we can’t wait to share our fruits, vegetables, herbs and flowers with you. We have been extremely busy over the last several weeks, prepping beds, planting seeds and transplants and hoping for rain and bees […]