Category Archives: Onion

CSA Newsletter: Week 10, 2016

Our newsletter from August 18: Dear CSA members, The old adage “when it rains it pours” seemed just a bit too literal this past week. Of course we are grateful for the rain, but I was sloshing through puddles between … Continue reading

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CSA Newsletter: Week 9, 2016

Our newsletter from August 11: Dear CSA members, Summer just keeps on coming, doesn’t it? We’ve got our fingers crossed that the forecasted Friday rain materializes, since everything is dry, dry, dry again. Irrigation is a poor substitute for a … Continue reading

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CSA Newsletter: Week 19, 2013

Dear CSA members, If the season began with difficult growing weather, it is sure making up for it with a lovely fall. We’re feeling really blessed by the continued overall warmth and lack of frost so far, despite the fact … Continue reading

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CSA Newsletter: Week 17, 2013

Dear CSA members, Brrr! I’m writing this on Monday morning and the sun is just beginning to lift the chill from the air. The cloud-cover that moved in during the early morning hours may have saved us from our first … Continue reading

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CSA Newsletter: Week 16, 2013

Dear CSA members, It feels like fall officially arrived with this past week’s weather change. Our summer vines (cucumber, tomato, squash) are beginning to die back and the fall greens (kale, chard, pac choi) are perking up in the cooler … Continue reading

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CSA Newsletter: Week 14, 2013

Dear CSA members, September already! We’re two-thirds of the way through harvest season with our fingers crossed for a couple more months of good produce to come. Over the next month, the contents of your boxes will likely change again, … Continue reading

Posted in CSA, Dill, Eggplant, Farming Practices, Food Storage/Preservation, Garlic & Garlic Scapes, Jalapeno Peppers, Onion, Pest Management, Recipes, Snap Beans, Sweet Peppers, Tomato, Zucchini | Leave a comment

CSA Newsletter: Week 12, 2013

Dear CSA members, Well, another chilly week, eh? I just glanced at the forecast this Monday morning and it predicts warmer days and nights to come. The tomato and pepper plants will be happy about that! We will too, though … Continue reading

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CSA Newsletter: Week 11, 2013

Dear CSA members, I don’t know if it was the fertilizer we spread last week, the subsequent thunderstorm, the past several sunshiny afternoons or the combination of all three, but the plants in the lake garden seem to have perked … Continue reading

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CSA Newsletter: Week 7, 2013

Dear CSA members, Welcome to Week 7! We’re a third of the way through the season and the produce you’re receiving will be changing during the next couple of weeks as leafy greens wither in the heat and plants such … Continue reading

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