Gettin' fresh … in Northern Nevada

I’m cheating a little bit on checking out what will be in my CSA basket by looking at the Lattin Farms blog. Then, I discovered today’s post from them was really worth sharing. Enjoy!


Down on the Farm Notes

Good morning. Went to bed listening to a little bird singing outside of my window, and it was after dark. Woke up early this morning and he or she was still singing without a care in the world. (The barn cats must have been frustrated.) Hard to be grumpy with a happy sound like that.

Week 8 of the CSA Basket includes:  Organic Swiss Chard, Organic Lettuce,  Organic Green Garlic, Organic Kale, Organic Green Onion, Organic Beets, Radishes – Pioneer Farms, Organic Carrots, Organic Herbs – mix of Oregano, Mint, Rosemary, Chives, Onions, Organic Snap Peas in Tuesday’s basket and Kohlbrabi in Thursday’s basket.


Produce Tips

Snap Peas    Here is an excellent website link, with pictures, on how to prepare fresh peas and pod peas, including recipes.–1141/all-about-peas.asp  
When cooking green peas, snow peas and sugar snap peas, drain the cooking liquid as soon as the peas are done so…

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