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Thanksgiving Box 2013

The Thanksgiving Box is SOOOO BIG it took 2 pictures to contain it all: And now for the break down: Garlic from Buffalo Street Farm Salad Mix from Vinewood Knoll Swiss Chard from Farnsworth Sunchokes from Farnsworth Kale from Fansworth, Vinewood Knoll, Singing Tree, and Buffalo Street Potatoes from Buffalo 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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Week 6: August 18

While most people are loving these cool days, some of us farmers are looking for a little warmer temperatures. The cool and cloudy days slow down some of our sumer crops, especially the tomatoes. Also there’s nothing like working 8 hours on a hot day! But the cooler weather has Read more

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Week 5: August 11

Summer fruits are fully upon us: zucchini, summer squash, tomatoes, eggplant and much more.  Expect to see many of these summer crops in every box until the frosts in mid-October. The slicing tomatoes this week are a special treat.  Most are different heirloom varieties, don’t be turned off by the Read more

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Ratatouille

I was going to put a recipe for Ratatouille on the blog, but Ratatouille is more flexible than a recipe. So here is an outline for what I consider the ultimate in summer eating. What you are aiming for: A vegetable stew of sorts united by tomato and basil but Read more

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Planting a Squash Patch

Squash (zucchini, pumpkins, acorn squash, etc…) and melons love to roam.  Their tendrils stretch far and wide to cover as much space as possible.  Often in urban areas space is limited so they are not as easily grown.  But that is not an issue at the Bakery Lot, one of Read more

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