Monthly Archives: May 2015

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!:)

Mixing up the Bugs

People often ask me how we manage insect pests on our farm, if we don’t use chemicals.  The answer is pretty simple:  we intercrop.  We bolster the plant’s natural defenses.  We encourage diverse populations of beneficial insects, and if all … Continue reading

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This is How it Should Work

We had a disaster happen on Saturday.  Our cold room went out.  No cooling at all.  For people who deal in produce, this is one of the worst things that could happen.  We quickly realized we needed two essential parts … Continue reading

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The Changing Face of Food in Charlotte

Last week, Chef Matthew Krenz (The Asbury) stopped by our booth at Atherton Market.  He said something that has stuck with me.  He mentioned that over the past year he really has seen a positive change in the food scene … Continue reading

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Asparagus is Best Served Simply

One of the first veggies of spring is asparagus.  When you get it fresh cut, it is absolutely nothing like the dry stringy stuff you get in the grocery store.  It is fresh, tender, and absolutely delicious!  It is so … Continue reading

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The Perfect Spring Menu

The Perfect Spring Menu This Easter we had a family reunion in my father’s home town, Salisbury, NC.  My older brother, Scott, had the great idea of asking one of the excellent chefs in our area to  “personal chef” one … Continue reading

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