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Week 4

This week’s share Watercress Beets Carrots Basil Mint Turnips Swiss Chard Cucumbers (Tuesday Only) Zucchinni (Friday/Saturday Only) Click on crops above for recipes for each This is Alice from Fields of Plenty writing this week. As we continue on this never ending heat wave and there continues to be no Read more

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Week 3 2020

This Week’s Share Salad Mix Green Garlic (last week) Strawberries – small boxes (last week) Snap Peas Cooking Greens (Swiss Chard or Kale) Head Lettuce Garlic Scapes (last week) Tarragon Cilantro Radishes Before and after trellising the hoophouse tomatoes Goings on at Iroquois Ave Farm This week is going to Read more

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Week 2 2020

This week’s share: Salad Mix Strawberries (double pints for Friday and Saturday) Hakurei Turnips Cherries (Tuesday only) Radishes Garlic Scapes – Double Bunches Head Lettuce Cucumbers Thyme Freshly Weeded Turnips, Head Lettuce, and Fennel Goings on at Iroquois Ave Farm The hot weather last week definitely slowed me down, but Read more

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Week 1 2020

Trellising Cucumbers at Iroquois Ave Farm Welcome to the first week of City Commons CSA! This week’s share: Salad Mix Strawberries Head Lettuce Garlic Scapes Green Garlic Cooking Greens Sweet Cherries OR Sugar Snap Peas Chamomile Oregano Scallions (TUESDAY ONLY) Baby Beets OR Turnips (FRIDAY/SATURDAY ONLY) Goings on at Iroquois Read more

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City Commons and Covid-19

City Commons Supporters- First of all, we hope that you and your families are physically and emotionally well. Us farmers are very happy that it is spring time and that gardening is a safe activity to do at a social distance. Even if we can hang out with tomato plants Read more

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Storage Share

I love storage veggies, I hope you do too. Here is what is in there, in approximate order of which store the longest (at the bottom): Hot Peppers Kohlrabi Jerusalem Artichokes aka Sunchokes Storage Radishes Rutabagas Celeriac Parsnips Sweet Potatoes Potatoes Onions Garlic Winter Squash (Acorn and Butternut) Dried Herbs Read more

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Week 20

Week 20   The growers of City Commons would like to thank the people that support what we do, and that would be you. We look forward to continuing to serve our community of members in 2020 and beyond, while implementing super sustainable practices that we gain a better understanding Read more

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Week 18

­ These cold nights have slowed down the growth rate of just about everything in the field, but the frosts have been gentle on our warm weather plants. The bachelors button above are still standing strong, as are our tomato and dahlia plants. We were sure all the zinnias would Read more

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Week 17

Dollia and Rasaan shelling Scarlet Runner beans This week’s share: Salad Mix Green Tomatoes Heirloom OR Cherry Tomatoes Mushrooms Kale Collards OR Swiss Chard Dill Green Onions Sweet/Green Peppers on Tuesday Carrots  on Friday These cherry tomato plants have been producing large amounts of fruit since August. The first frost Read more

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