THIS WEEK’S HARVEST
OG- certified organic CNG- certified naturally grown
|A Route||Z Route|
|1 pint blueberries, Dawson’s Orchards||1 pint blueberries, Dawson’s Orchards|
|3/4# tomatillos, Beccari’s Farm||4 ears corn, Matthews Farm|
|kale, Clarion River Organics (OG)||kale, Clarion River Organics (OG)|
|2 cucumbers, Nu Way Farm or Kistaco Farm||2 cucumbers, Weeping Willow Farm|
|2 zucchini, Nu Way Farm or Blue Goose Farm (CNG)||2 zucchini, Weeping Willow Farm or Kistaco Farm|
|red beets, Hostetler Farm||celery, Blue Goose Farm (CNG)|
|buttercrunch lettuce, Blue Goose Farm (CNG)||1# Roma beans, Sunny Meadow Farm or Beccari’s Farm|
|1.5# red onions, Weeping Willow Farm||1.5# red onions, Crighton’s Farm|
|1.5# green tomatoes, Nu Way Farm||1.5# green tomatoes, Nu Way Farm|
Store: Keep blueberries refrigerated, unwashed, in a rigid container covered with plastic wrap
Store: Store in the refrigerator in paper husks. Remove husks and rinse tomatillos when you’re ready to use them.
Recipe: Baked Shrimp with Tomatillos
Store: Refrigerate corn with the husks on.
Clarion River Organics
Store: Place kale in a plastic bag in the refrigerator.
Weeping Willow Farm, Nu Way Farm or Kistaco Farm.
Store: Keep cucumbers in the crisper drawer of your refrigerator. Wrapping them in plastic may keep them fresher longer.
Weeping Willow Farm, Nu Way Farm, Kistaco Farm or Blue Goose Farm
Store: Place zucchini in a plastic bag in the refrigerator. It should stay fresh for at least 4 – 5 days.
Store: Cut the greens from the roots and store in separate plastic bags in the refrigerator. The greens are edible and delicious.
Blue Goose Farm
Store: Place celery in a plastic bag in the crisper drawer of your refrigerator.
Blue Goose Farm
Store: Keep lettuce in a plastic bag in the refrigerator. If the lettuce is wet place a paper towel in the bag to absorb some of the moisture.
Sunny Meadow Farm or Beccari’s Farm
Store: Place beans in a plastic bag in the refrigerator.
Recipe: Braised Roma Beans
Weeping Willow Farm or Crighton’s Farm
Store: These onions have not been cured so they should be stored in the refrigerator and used within a couple weeks.
Nu Way Farm
Store: Store tomatoes on a counter top or window sill, not in the refrigerator.
Recipe: Fried Green Tomatoes