Unpacking and Storing Your Greens and Herbs

Unpacking and Storing Your Greens and Herbs

The vegetables and fruit are harvested early in the day from the fields and greenhouses and brought in to be chilled, rinsed and packed.  Maintaining the cold chain is important for keeping the produce fresh.  Once you pick up your CSA share, getting the share home...

Cantaloupe Gazpacho

1 cantaloupe seeded and chopped 1 to 2 cucumbers (if the cantaloupe is large use 2) seeded and chopped 1/2 cup finely chopped red onion 1/3 to 2/3 cups of water.  This is for consistency- increase as needed. Juice and zest of 2 limes 2 teaspoonfuls of salt 1/2 cup of...

Melon Salsa

3 cups cantaloupe (or watermelon) small dice 1 and 1/2 cups cucumber seeded and diced small 1/2 cup of finely chopped red onion 1/2 cup chopped cilantro or parsley (mint also works well) 1 jalapeno seeds remove finely chopped (want more heat add an additional one or a...

Barley Greek Salad

Adapted by Farmer Dave’s from Food Network. Ingredients 1 cup Pearled Barley 2 cups tomato, seeded, diced and drained 1 slicing or 2 pickling cucumbers, peeled and chopped 1-2 red or orange peppers, diced 1/2 cup feta cheese 1/2 cup pitted kalamata olives 3...