Monthly Archives: May 2014

We want to help you enjoy the veggies we grow for you! Below are links to recipes for the vegetables we grow here at BBB, and we hope to add to this list every season. Please share in the Comments Section if you have other CSA veggie recipes or links you want to recommend. Happy Cooking! And as always, CSA members can email us if you have no idea how to use a particular vegetable from your weekly delivery!:)

May on the Farm and a Dinner reminder!

May on the Farm: in the field! May is a beautiful time in the field because the leafy greens are all at their finest! This year we planted five different types of specialty kale including Lacinado, Redbor, Ripbor, Wild Garden … Continue reading

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Using seaweed with produce?!?

Did you know that people have used seaweed products in agriculture for hundreds of years?  I spray our crops with seaweed extract every week because it keeps my crop healthy and growing strong with very few disease problems.  I’m not the only … Continue reading

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How to fight weeds without pesticides

One of the most difficult aspects of growing without chemicals is weed management.  No chemicals means no herbicides.  Many people think that means lots of time is going to be spent hoeing weeds.  I hate that.  Hoeing weed can really eat up the time … Continue reading

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May is the best month for your CSA, but most difficult for your farmer!

In May, our CSA bags contain lots of leafy vegetables, asparagus, strawberries and lettuce.   A typical bag might include lettuce, kale, chard, new potatoes, asparagus, strawberries, turnips, arugula, and plenty of fresh herbs.  In the field, things are not quite so easy … Continue reading

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Summer 2014 Farm Events now open for sign-ups!

We are thrilled to announce our Spring Cooking Class and our Blueberry Picking Day have been officially booked for June 2014 and you’re invited! Details for each of the events are in the links below. There are a limited number … Continue reading

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April on the Farm: Chickens!

Here’s the latest Chicken Tales from the farm! We have completed the new “breeding pasture” for Rodney the Rooster and his women. We hope that the crew is having a great time in their new home. We have been trying … Continue reading

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April on the Farm: in the field

The most important thing we did “in the field” this month is train our farm help to pick and pack the CSA bags.  No, not the farm help pictured above. We love them, but packing bags is not in their … Continue reading

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