Week 20 Recipes & Meal Suggestions

Hello for the last time this season, friends. Week 20 is here, which means this is the final box you’ll receive from North Farm for 2019. It’s been a fantastic growing season for us, and we are grateful for your partnership with us across these past five months. If you don’t mind, we’d still love…

Week 19 Recipes & Meal Suggestions

Hi, friends. Week 19 is here. Just one more week of the farm share for 2019! It’s hard to believe…   Here’s what’s in this week’s box: rosemary, parsley, so many tomatoes (I’ve got a great pasta recipe for you that will use them all up!), a little more yellow summer squash, sweet potatoes, acorn squash,…

Week 18 Recipes & Meal Suggestions

Hi, friends. Week 18 is here. Harlequin bugs and other pests — because we grow food using organic methods — have overwhelmed portions of the farm, so we’ve had pull out whole rows of greens to try and keep their numbers down. The tomatoes are still producing, but the plants are beginning to dry up…

Week 17 Recipes & Meal Suggestions

September is here! Week 17 is upon us, and the changing light is changing things. This week’s box will still have some of your summery favorites, but we’re beginning that long, tender slide into dark days and long nights and soon, what we have available to eat will reflect it. Here’s what’s in your box…

Week 16 Recipes & Meal Suggestions

Week 16 is here, and the tomato avalanche continues. Don’t worry, we have a really good recipe from farm share member, Kasey Hall-Murphy, that will take care of as many of them as you hope to take care of, plus another tomato-based recipe for good measure. Here’s what’s in your box this week: tomatoes, a…

Week 15 Recipes & Meal Suggestions

Good day, friends. Week 15 is upon us, and the tomato avalanche is now in your box. If there was ever a time you wished for too many tomatoes, your wish has come true. So what should you do with them? Put them on salads, sandwiches. and wraps. Eat them at breakfast alongside your eggs….

Week 14 Recipes & Meal Suggestions

Hiya! Last week was the 14th week, and I totally forgot to update the blog. For those of you still drowning in tomatoes, though, the recipes will be useful. Every year come July we fret about whether or not our tomato yield will be high. Every year about mid-August, we wonder if we’ll be able…

Week 13 Recipes & Meal Suggestions

Welcome to week 13. We’ve got a very full box for you — Athena melons, tomatoes (Garden Peach, Green Zebra, Pink Ozark and Paul Robeson), summer savory, fingerling potatoes, ground cherries, jalapeños, onions, eggplant and cucumbers. Here’s a little advice on storage: Refrigerate the melon, cucumbers,  jalapeños and summer savory (inside plastic and dry is…

Week 12 Recipes & Meal Suggestions

Hi, friends. It’s week 12, and because the ground cherries are finally ready (more on these later), I’m declaring this week, the best week so far.  Here’s what you’ve got in your box: ground cherries (!), tomatoes, basil, summer savory, cucumbers, mixed greens bunch (green curly kale, lacinato kale, rainbow chard) and eggplant. Read on…

Week 11 Recipes & Meal Suggestions

Hi, friends. It’s week 11, and the weather can’t make up its mind about whether to go back to school or join a cult. Not that it matters to the vegetables. They’re fine with all the back and forthing.  I don’t know how many of you saw us out last week, but we’re starting to…