Author Archives: Tomten Farm

Weekly Share May 22nd – May 28th

Beets or Summer Squash Swiss Chard Garlic Scapes Broccoli Escarole Fennel Mesclun Salad Mix Lettuce (Red Leaf or Deer Tongue) It is garlic scape time. We have this lovely delicacy for only three weeks each year and we look forward … Continue reading

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Weekly Share May 15th – 21st

Sugar Snap Peas Red Round Radishes Summer Squash or Beets Mesclun Salad Mix Frisee Scallions Dill We have been enjoying the mild spring conditions over the past 10 days. It seems like a real true Spring around here, with a … Continue reading

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Weekly Share May 8th – 14th

Green Garlic Arugula Russian Kale Hakurei Turnips Butterhead & Oakleaf Lettuce Flowering Brassicas or Mustard Mix Cilantro Here it begins, our 26 week 2017 CSA season. This is Tomten Farm’s 6th season and we are excited to be growing food … Continue reading

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Winter is Here

Today is the Winter Solstice, a pretty influential day, especially for farmers. After today our day lengths will increase, so very slowly to start and then much more quickly come March and April, for the next six months. At which point … Continue reading

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Weekly Share November 14th – 20th

Hickory King Cornmeal Winter Squash: Seminole, Fortuna, or Thai Kang Kob Medley of Root Vegetables: turnip, rutabaga, winter radish, parsnip, celeriac, carrot, beet, & fennel Swiss Chard or Tuscan Kale Arugula or Lettuce & Escarole Garlic Herbs Well our Community … Continue reading

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Weekly Share November 7th – 13th

Collard Greens Nelson Carrots Savoy Cabbage Nicola or Desiree Potatoes Green Tomatoes Salad Mix Leeks Dill Our annual garlic planting happened today. For the last three years our work share members come out on the Sunday when daylight savings time … Continue reading

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Weekly Share Oct 31st – Nov 6th

Lusia or Brenta Precoce Radicchio Canary Tongue or Panisse Lettuce Broccoli Raab or Tuscan Kale Fennel Parsley Beets & Turnips Heirloom Tomatoes Italian & Middle Eastern Eggplant Pepper Mix (Friariello, Topepo, Cubanelle, Peppino, Corno, etc.) Radicchio, Fennel, and 
Olive Panzanella … Continue reading

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Weekly Share October 24th – 30th

Spicy Asian Salad Mix Broccoli or Yu Choy Sum Scallions Cilantro Napa Cabbage Daikon Radish Red & Green Mustards Bok Choy or Thai Eggplant Misato Rose & Red Meat Winter Radishes Chiles: Aji Dulce, Khmer Thai, & Cuban Hat We … Continue reading

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Weekly Share October 17th -23rd

Escarole Tuscan Kale Beets (Chioggia or Red Ace) Broccoli or Romano Beans Sweet & Cubanelle Peppers Jonathon Cushaw Squash Parsley Garlic Green Striped Cushaw  Food Snob Chronicles — Cushaw: The best pumpkin you’ve never heard of  Pappardelle With Butternut Squash, … Continue reading

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Weekly Share October 10th – 16th

Dubuisson Frisee Nicola or Russet Potatoes Lettuce Head or Arugula Swiss Chard or Collard Greens Poblano & Anaheim Peppers Lemon Drop & Serrano Chiles Red Creole Onions Tomatoes Cilantro This week is the mid-point of our Fall CSA; which is … Continue reading

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