April 5 – CABIN FEVER – Week #1

THIS WEEK’S HARVEST

Check out the harvest for the upcoming week below!           CLICK THOSE TAGS  ^^^^^^^ For Recipes!

1/2 Gallon Apple Cider, Kistaco Farm
Hydroponic Lettuce, Harmony Grove Farm
Green Onion Tops, Crighton Farm
3# Gold Potatoes, Clarion River Organics (OG)
Chopped Tomatoes, Penns Corner Farm Alliance
Root A: Watermelon Radish, Clarion River Organics (OG)
Root B: Garlic Bulb, Riverview Dairy
Greens A: Red Cabbage, Blue Goose Farm
Greens B: Mixed Greens, Puckerbrush Farm
Snapdragon, The Bloomery

OG = Certified Organic, CNG = Certified Naturally Grown

Egg shares are from Jubilee Hilltop Ranch

Cheese shares will receive Temptation from Hidden Hills Dairy

**This week’s shares are ALL VEGAN and GLUTEN FREE!


Winter CSA – Final Week March 29th

THIS WEEK’S HARVEST

Check out the harvest for the upcoming week below!           CLICK THOSE TAGS  ^^^^^^^ For Recipes!

 

3# Rome Apples, Kistaco Farm
Hydroponic Lettuce, Harmony Grove Farm
2# Carrots, Tuscarora Organic Growers Co-op (OG)
3# white Potatoes, Blue Goose Farm
1 Dozen Brown Eggs, Jubilee Hilltop Ranch/JK Farm
1/2# Cowbelle Cheddar, Riverview Dairy
Apple Butter, Penns Corner Farm Alliance
2# Green Meat Radishes, Clarion River Organics (OG)
1/2# Shallots, Clarion River Organics (OG)
1# Buckwheat Flour, Weatherbury Farms (OG)

OG = Certified Organic, CNG = Certified Naturally Grown

**This week’s VEGAN and GLUTEN FREE share will substitute a generous variety of mixed micro greens, garlic, cabbage, sweet potatoes and/or Pea Shoots. VEGAN Shares will also include chives!


 romeapples 3# Rome Apples

Grower: Kistaco Farm

Store: Room Temperature

 bibb lettucecrop
Hydroponic Lettuce
Grower: Harmony Grove Farm
Store: Refrigerate in a plastic bag. 
carrots 2# Carrots

Grower: Tuscarora Organic Growers Co-op (OG)

Store: Refrigerate

 russet-potatoes 3# white Potatoes

Grower: Blue Goose Farm

Store: Cool dark place

  1 Dozen Eggs

Grower: Jubilee Hilltop Ranch/JK Farm

Store: Keep Refrigerated

River View_cowbelle 1/2# cowbelle cheddar

Grower: Riverview Dairy

Store: Keep refrigerated

 applebutterpcfa Apple Butter

Grower: Penns Corner Farm Alliance

Store: Refrigerate after opening

greenmeat 2# Green Meat Radishes

Grower: Clarion River Organics

Store: Refrigerate

shallots 1/2# Shallots

Grower: Clarion River Organics

Store: Refrigerate

IMG_8851 1# Buckwheat Flour

Grower: Weatherbury Farm

Store: Refrigerate

Winter CSA – Week of March 15th

THIS WEEK’S HARVEST

Check out the harvest for the upcoming week below!

1/2 Gallon Apple Cider, Kistaco Farm
hydroponic lettuce, Harmony Grove Farm
Gourmet Greens mix, Tuscarora Organic Growers Co-op (OG)
3# red Potatoes, Weeping Willow Farm
1 Dozen Brown Eggs, Jubilee Hilltop Ranch
8 oz Wildflower Honey, Bedillion Honey Farm
Farmer’s Market Salsa, Penns Corner Farm Alliance
2# Sweet Potatoes, Tuscarora Organic Growers Co-op (OG)

OG = Certified Organic, CNG = Certified Naturally Grown

**This week’s VEGAN share will substitute Big Bag of spring greens for the eggs and honey.

**This week’s GLUTEN-FREE share will have no substitutions.


  80z Wildflower Honey

Grower: Bedillion Honey Farm

Store: Room Temperature

 bibb lettucecrop
Hydroponic Lettuce
Grower: Harmony Grove Farm
Store: Refrigerate in a plastic bag. 
  1/2 Gallon Apple Cider

Grower: Kistaco

Store: Refrigerate

  3# red Potatoes

Grower: Weeping Willow Farm

Store: Cool dark place

  1 Dozen Eggs

Grower: Jubilee Hilltop Ranch

Store: Keep Refrigerated

  Gourmet Green Mix

Grower: Tuscarora Organic Growers Co-op

Store: Keep refrigerated

  Farmers Market Salsa

Grower: Penns Corner Farm Alliance

Store: Refrigerate after opening

  2# Sweet Potatoes

Grower: Tuscarora Organic Growers Co-op

Store: Refrigerate

Winter CSA – Week of March 1st

THIS WEEK’S HARVEST

Check out the harvest for the upcoming week below!

80z Maple Syrup, Weeping Willow Farm
hydroponic lettuce, Harmony Grove Farm
3# Rome Apples, Dawson’s Orchard
3# white Potatoes, Blue Goose Farm (CNG)
1# rolled Oats, Weatherbury Farm (OG)
1/3# White Gold Cheese, Hidden Hills Dairy
Chopped Tomatoes, Penns Corner Farm Alliance
2# Watermelon Radishes, Clarion River Organics (OG)

OG = Certified Organic, CNG = Certified Naturally Grown

**This week’s VEGAN share will substitute 2oz Pea Shoots for the cheese.

**This week’s GLUTEN-FREE share will have 2 bulbs of Garlic from Riverview for the Oats.


 syrup 80z Maple Syrup

Grower: Weeping Willow Farm

Store: Refrigerate after opening

 bibb lettucecrop
Hydroponic Lettuce
Grower: Harmony Grove Farm

Store: Refrigerate in a plastic bag.

 

 idared 3# Rome Apples

Grower: Dawson’s Orchard

Store: Refrigerate

 russetpotatoescrop 3# white Potatoes

Grower: Blue Goose Farm (CNG)

Store: Cool dark place

 RolledOats 1# rolled Oats

Grower: Weatherbury Farm (OG)

Store: 

 Gouda Gold 1/3# White Gold Cheese

Grower: Hidden Hills Dairy

Store: Keep refrigerated

 chopped tomatoes Chopped Tomatoes

Grower: Penns Corner Farm Alliance

Store: Refrigerate after opening

 watermelonradishcrop 2# Watermelon Radishes

Grower: Clarion River Organics (OG)

Store: Refrigerate

Winter CSA – Week of February 15th

THIS WEEK’S HARVEST

Check out the harvest for the upcoming week below!

 1 doz. eggs, Jubilee Hilltop Ranch
 hydroponic lettuce, Harmony Grove Farm
 1# medium red beets, Tuscarora Organic Growers Coop
 4# red or green cabbage, Blue Goose Farm (CNG)
 mixed micro-greens, Crighton Farm
 apple cider, Kistaco Farm
 tomatillo salsa, Penns Corner Farm Alliance
 1 or 2 large garlic bulbs, River View Farm
 2# red potatoes, Blue Goose Farm (CNG)
 1# onions, Hostetler Farm
 1/2# shallots, Tuscarora Organic Growers Coop

OG = Certified Organic, CNG = Certified Naturally Grown

**This week’s VEGAN share will substitute strawberry jam for the eggs.

**This week’s GLUTEN-FREE share will have no substitutions.



Farm-fresh-local-eggs-POSTEggs

Grower: Jubilee Hilltop Ranch

Store: Refrigerate.

Recipes: Classic Deviled Eggs, 193 Omelette Recipes!, BBC Food on “How to Make the Perfect Omelette”

 


bibb lettucecropHydroponic Lettuce

Grower: Harmony Grove Farm

Store: Refrigerate in a plastic bag.

 

 

 


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Red Beets

Grower: Tuscarora Organic Growers Coop

Store: Store in plastic bag in the refrigerator; do not wash before refrigerating. To freeze: (1) Wash beets and trim tops, leaving 1/2 inch of stem; (2) Cook beets until tender; (3) Cool then peel beets and cut into slices or cubes; (4) Place in covered airtight containers or heavy-duty freezer bags.

Recipes: Pickled Beets, Cabbage and Beet Salad, Borscht with Meat

 

 

microgreens

 

Mixed Micro Greens

Grower: Crighton Farm

Store: Refrigerate as you would other greens.

Recipes: Roasted Root Veggie Fajitas (V&GF), Homegrown Microgreens Salad

 

 

redpotatoes
Red Potatoes

Grower: Blue Goose Farm

Store: Store in a cool, dry, dark location.

Recipes: Crispy Hash Browns, Eggs, & with a side of Bacon, Slow Cooker Ham and Potato Soup

 

 

red-cabbageCabbageRed or Green Cabbage

Grower: Blue Goose Farm

Store: Keep your cabbage whole until you plan to use it. When you cut cabbage in half, it begins to lose its vitamin C. If you absolutely must store half of a cabbage, wrap it tightly in plastic wrap and store it in the refrigerator. 

Recipes: Beet and Cabbage Kraut, Creamy Coconut Coleslaw

 

 

cider

Apple Cider

Grower: Kistaco Farm

Store: Refrigerate.

Recipes: Apple Cider Pork with Red Cabbage, Cran-Apple Turkey Skillet

 

 

tomatillo salsa

Tomatillo Salsa

Grower: Penn’s Corner Farm Alliance

Store: Refrigerate after opening.

 

 

 


Yellow-OnionsOnions

Grower: Hostetler Farm

Store: Store in a cool, dry, dark place. 

Recipes: Baked Stuffed Onion, Mashed Potatoes with Caramelized Onions

 

 

 

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Garlic

Grower: River View Farm

Store: Store in a cool, dry, dark place.

 

 

 


shallotsShallots

Grower:  Tuscarora Organic Growers Coop

Store:  Store in a cool, dry, dark place.

Recipes: Rice Pilaf with Shallots, Steak with Shallot Sauce

Winter CSA – Week of February 1st

 

THIS WEEK’S HARVEST

Check out the yummy harvest for the upcoming week below!

 2# polenta or cornmeal, Weatherbury Farm (OG)
 1/2# buttercup cheese, Hidden Hills Dairy
 3# braeburn or rome apples, Dawson’s Orchards
 hydroponic lettuce, Harmony Grove Farm
 2 oz. pea shoots, Crighton Farm**
 3# red or white potatoes, Blue Goose Farm (CNG) or Weeping Willow Farm
 1# parsnips, Tuscarora Organic Growers (OG)
 1/2# popcorn, Hostetler Farm
 dilly beans, Penn’s Corner Farm Alliance
 1# butternut or delicata squash, Blue Goose Farm (CNG) or River View Farm (OG)**

**Some members will receive apple butter in place of the pea shoots and strawberry jam in place of the squash

OG = Certified Organic, CNG = Certified Naturally Grown 

**This week’s VEGAN share will substitute salanova for the buttercup cheese.

**This week’s GLUTEN-FREE share will substitute salanova for the polenta/cornmeal.

 



polentacornmealPolenta or Cornmeal

Grower: Weatherbury Farm

Store: Store in a cool, dry place. Once opened, and to extend shelf life, store polenta/cornmeal in the refrigerator.

Recipes: Skillet Margarita Polenta Pizza, Cranberry and Cornmeal Upside-Down Cake, Boston Brown Bread, Rosemary Lemon Polenta Cookies

 

buttercupButtercup cheese

Grower: Hidden Hills Dairy

Store: Refrigerate.


 

 


braeburncropromeapplesBraeburn or Rome apples

Grower: Dawson’s Orchards

Store: Refrigerate.

Recipes: Slow Cooker Applesauce, Kale & Apple SoupBrown Butter Apple Loaf

 

 

 

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Pea Shoots

Grower: Crighton Farm

Store: Refrigerate as you would other greens.

Recipes: Pasta with Pea ShootsStir-Fried Pea Shoots

 

 

redpotatoesWhite-potatoesRed or  White Potatoes

Grower: Blue Goose Farm or Weeping Willow Farm

Store: Store in a cool, dry, dark location.

Recipes: Accordion Potatoes, Stuffed Parmesan Potatoes

**And check out this interview published a few days ago from The Splendid Table! “The dynamic world of cooking with potatoes”

 

parsnipsParsnips

Grower: Tuscarora Organic Growers Coop

Store: Refrigerate in a  plastic bag. To freeze, (1) wash, peel, and cut into 1/2 inch cubes, (2) blanch for 2 minutes and then place quickly into ice water, (3) drain off excess moisture, place in freezer bag or other airtight container, (4) freeze immediately.

Recipes: Vegan Parsnip Chowder, Carrot, Parsnip, and Lentil Casserole, Creamy Parsnip Soup (Vegan & GF)

 

 

Hydroponic Lettuce

Grower: Harmony Grove Farm

Store: Refrigerate in a plastic bag.

Recipes: Lettuce is so much more than salad. Here are 10 more ways to eat it!

 

 

dillybeans

Dilly Beans

Grower: Penn’s Corner Farm Alliance

Store: Refrigerate after opening.

 

 

 

 

6a00d8341c4ea853ef017ee9cab9ae970d-700wiPopcorn!

Grower: Hostetler Farm

Store: Store in a cool, dry place. 

 

 

 

butternutdelicatasquashButternut Squash or Delicata Squash

Grower: Blue Goose Farm or River View Farm

Store: Winter squash can be stored on your counter top, no need to refrigerate. For best results, use within two weeks.

Recipes: Butternut Squash Black Bean EnchiladasSalmon with Roasted Vegetables & Quinoa, Stuffed Delicata Squash

 

 

salanovaSalanova Mix

Grower:  Crighton Farm

Store:  Refrigerate.

Recipes: More ideas! Creative ways to use tender greens, because salad fatigue is real!

Winter CSA – Week of January 18th

THIS WEEK’S HARVEST

Happy Monday, all! Another CSA week is here! Below, you will find a preview of this upcoming week’s CSA harvest bounty. Lots of yummy food and some great recipes to try. If you ever find a recipe that you particularly enjoy, please share it with us! We always love hearing about what our members are cooking up!

 

 1 doz. eggs, Jubilee Hilltop Ranch
 1/2 gal. apple cider, Kistaco Farm
 2# sweet potatoes, River View Farm (OG)
 hydroponic lettuce, Harmony Grove Farm
 2 bulbs large garlic, Blue Goose Farm or Clubhouse Gardens (CNG)
 1# celeriac, Clarion River Organics (OG)
 1 bunch green kale or collard greens, Tuscarora Organic Growers** (OG)
 12 oz. honey, Bedillion Honey Farm
 farmers market salsa, Penn’s Corner Farm Alliance
 1# watermelon radishes, Clarion River Organics (OG)

OG = Certified Organic, CNG = Certified Naturally Grown 

**This week’s VEGAN share will substitute butternut squash, shallots and apple butter to replace the eggs and honey.

**This week’s GLUTEN-FREE share contains no substitutes.

**The kale and collard greens in this week’s share are from Eastern Carolina Organics, a farmer-owned cooperative and partner of Tuscarora Organic Growers. We’re happy to be able to offer more diversity in our Winter CSA shares because of these partnerships.


browneggs2cropEggs

Grower: Jubilee Hilltop Ranch

Store: Refrigerate.

Recipes: 10 Easy Egg Recipes from Real Simple magazine

 

 


ciderHalf Gallon Apple Cider

Grower: Kistaco Farm 

Store: Refrigerate.

Recipes: Cider Syrup, Apple Cider Cinnamon Rolls

 

 


sweet-potatoes
Sweet Potatoes

Grower: River View Farm

Store: Keep potatoes in a brown paper bag and store at 45 – 50 degrees. Potatoes can also be refrigerated.

Recipes: Heavenly Baked Sweet PotatoesSweet Potato Biscuits, Extra Crispy Sweet Potato Wedges

 

 

 

shallotsShallots

Grower: Clarion River Organics

Store: Before use, store shallots in a dark, cool, dry location. Cut shallots should be stored in the refrigerator.

Recipes: Whole Roasted Shallots and Potatoes with RosemaryAvocado Shallot Spread, Caramelized Shallot Gravy

 

 


celeriacCeleriac

Grower: Clarion River Organics

Store: Store celeriac in the salad drawer of your refrigerator. **Celeriac discolors quickly, but after chopping to size you can immerse it in a bowl of water with a squeeze of lemon juice or a splash of white wine vinegar**

Recipes: Squash and Celeriac Quinoa Stuffing, Celeriac, Onions, and Lemon

 

 

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Watermelon Radishes

Grower: Clarion River Organics

Store: Keep radishes in a plastic bag in your refrigerator.

Recipes: Kale Salad with Quick-Pickled Watermelon Radish, Watermelon Radish Orange Goat Cheese Salad

 

 

Hydroponic Lettuce

Grower: Harmony Grove Farm

Store: Refrigerate in a plastic bag.

Recipes: Lettuce and Potato Soup, Bibb Lettuce with Shaken Vinaigrette, Living Bibb Lettuce Salad with Homemade Blue Cheese Dressing and Blackened Shrimp

 

 

Collardscrop

Collard Greens

Grower: Tuscarora Organic Growers Coop

Store: Refrigerate in a plastic bag.  **To freeze: (1) Wash greens thoroughly and cut off woody stems; (2) Blanch (plunge into boiling water) for three minutes and chill quickly in ice-cold water; (3) Drain off excess moisture, package in airtight containers or freezer bags and freeze immediately.

Recipes: Lasagna with Collard GreensHam and Bean Soup with Collard Greens

 

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Green Kale

Grower: Tuscarora Organic Growers Coop

Store: Refrigerate in a plastic bag. ** To freeze: Follow same directions as above.

Recipes: Maple-Glazed Parsnips on Kale, Sweet Potato Kale Frittata

 

 

butternutButternut Squash

Grower: Blue Goose Farm

Store: Winter squash can be stored on your counter top, no need to refrigerate. For best results, use within two weeks.

Recipes: Vegetarian Chili with Winter Vegetables, Butternut Squash Kale Torte, Butternut Squash Risotto with Parmesan

 

8 oz honey12 oz. Honey

Grower: Bedillion Honey Farm

Store: Store honey at room temperature – your kitchen counter or pantry shelf is ideal. **If your honey crystallizes, simply place the honey jar in warm water and stir until the crystals dissolve.

Recipes: Honey Butter, Honey Brined Chicken with Lemon and SageHoney Rolls

 

 

GarlicBasketGarlic

Grower: Clubhouse Gardens or Blue Goose Farm

Store: Keep garlic in a cool, dark place with good air circulation away from potatoes and onions.

Recipes: Fettuccine with Swiss Chard & Garlic (**Substitute collard greens or kale in this recipe! Yum!)              Food Republic’s 25 Favorite Recipes Starring Garlic

 

 

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Apple Butter

Grower: Penn’s Corner Farm Alliance

Store: Refrigerate after opening.

Recipes: (Vegan) Oatmeal Apple Butter Bars(Vegan) Cinnamon Apple Roses with Apple Butter Filling

 

 

farmersmarketsalsaFarmers Market Salsa

Grower:  Penn’s Corner Farm Alliance

Store:  Refrigerate after opening.

 

 

 

 

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