June 26, 2019

Happy summer! After Friday’s solstice, summer has arrived in earnest and it has brought the bugs. I’m sure you’ve all had a few encounters with the no-see-ums, but now the grasshoppers, aphids, thrips, and more are getting up to no … Continued

Salad turnip salad

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Salad turnips, sliced about ¼ inch thick Sugar snap peas, strings pull off, cut into 1 inch pieces (optional) One of the following herbs: chives, garlic chives, green onions, or dill, chopped Rice vinegar Olive oil Sesame seeds, toasted Salt … Continued

June 19, 2019

A few nights ago my husband spotted something really cool. A cicada shedding its skin right outside our window. Similar to a butterfly coming out of a chrysalis, the cicada really had to work to get out of that too-small … Continued

June 12, 2019

Here come the veggies! The warm weather these last two weeks has finally jumpstarted our crops and now the harvest is going strong! We have full baskets this week, with our first shot at collard greens, leeks, and salad turnips. If … Continued

June 5, 2019

Well things are finally warming up and the plants are acting like it! Crops were headed out into the field this week as the last frost has finally passed, and it won’t be long before the eggplant, summer squash, and … Continued

Garlic Ginger Bok Choy

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2 tbsp oil 4 baby bok choy, sliced in half 1 tsp minced ginger 2 garlic cloves, minced 2 tbsp water salt and pepper Heat the oil in a wok or sauté pan on medium. Add the minced ginger and minced garlic and stir for 30 seconds. Add the bok choy … Continued

May 29, 2019

Hmm. Another cold, wet Monday. One week was a surprise, but two weeks is crazy! As you can imagine, things are moving slowly this season. Both Willowbrook and Whipstone Farms are still waiting to harden off tender seedlings before transplanting … Continued