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Kohlrabi: Vegetable from Mars

I love Kohlrabi for its strangeness.  The part that you eat is actually a swollen stem that grows just above the surface of the ground, giving the impression of some alien being. This vegetable is in the cabbage family.  Its name in fact comes from the German Kohl for cabbage Read more

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2013 Week 3

“How do you grow such nice turnips?”  “Holy cow those are huge kohlrabi!” “I wish my salad mix looked that good.”  Our CSA packing days often turn into a mutual admiration session as all us farmers compare notes.  One of the beauties of our CSA being cooperative is that when Read more

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Week 14: October 13

Big events this week: the Buffalo Street chickens laid their first two eggs, butternut squashes harvested by the armful and all the potatoes harvested from Farnsworth.  Those potatoes and squash will sit in storage for a couple weeks, but in the meantime we’re still enjoying the perpetual tomato machine since Read more

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