Week 10 Recipes & Meal Suggestions

It’s hard to believe, but we’re halfway through the farm season. This coming Saturday, July 20th, from 8am to 11am, we’re having a little celebration to mark it. Basically, it’s an Open House up at the farm space. We’d love if you could join us. Come to work or just come to look around. It’s…

Week 9 Recipes & Meal Suggestions

Hi, there. Blackberries, again! It’s the ninth week, and wild blackberries continue to multiply out at Hisle Farm Park. We’re hot. You’re hot. The bugs are out in full force, but the United States Women’s Soccer Team won the World Cup! What a great time it is to make and eat good food with good…

Week 8 Recipes & Meal Suggestions

Sorry this one is late, friends. Here’s last week’s recipes, etc. Hooo-weee! It’s hot. It’s the eighth week. For the first time in about a month and a half, we watered, and the plants couldn’t be happier. If you haven’t seen it yet, please head over to the farm blog on our website (NorthFarmKY.com) and…

Week 7 Recipes & Meal Suggestions

Hiya! It’s the seventh week, and change is rapidly moving through the farm. Warmer temperatures, a little less rain and a little more sunshine mean our mid-summer fare can start to thrive. No tomatoes or peppers yet, but don’t worry; the plants are fruiting and before long, you’ll be up to your elbows in that…

Week 6 Recipes & Meal Suggestions

Hi, friends. It’s the sixth week, and the rain is getting Biblical. Still the farm flourishes. Here is what’s in store for you this week: Red Russian kale, deep red Lollo Rossa lettuce (it’s heirloom and Italian), arugula, chioggia beets with their greens, chives and oregano. Read on for recipes and meal suggestions. Happy eating!…

Week 5 Recipes & Meal Suggestions

It’s the fifth week, and it feels like late April. The cool weather is confusing our carrots. Carrots are biennial; their lifecycle (if they don’t get picked) is two years long. Ours seem to be interpreting the unseasonable coolness as the start of the second year of their life. They’ve started flowering, which will toughen…

Week 4 (2019) Recipes & Meal Suggestions

Hello! It’s the fourth week. The vegetables continue to love this weather, as do we. It is probably the finest Spring we have ever had or will ever have again. We had a bit of trouble on the farm this past weekend: Someone came through and took all our green curly kale, cutting back over…

Week 3 (2019) Recipes & Meal Suggestions

Hiya! It’s the third week. As the season continues warming, our farm’s cooler weather crops are beginning to give way to make room for more summery fare. Still, we have some nice springtime produce for you. In this week’s box you’ll find greenleaf lettuce, arugula, cilantro, lacinato kale, spring onions and beets. Read on for…

Week 2 (2019) Recipes & Meal Suggestions

Hi! It’s the second week. We hope last week’s box helped you make some delicious meals. We’ve upped the ante with this week’s haul. Get ready to spend some quality time in your kitchen. This week, you’ve got cilantro, Red Russian kale, tatsoi (the head of greens with spoon-like leaves), romaine, radishes and spring onions….