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2017 Season

June 7:  2 bunches of spinach, 1 head red leaf lettuce, 1 bunch radishes, 1 bunch arugula, 1 bunch broccoli raab, choice of cilantro or dill, and choice of mint, oregano, or garlic chives.  Typical share weight: 6 pounds.

June 14: 2 bunches of spinach, 1 head red romaine lettuce, 1 bunch salad turnips, 1 bunch arugula, 1 bunch Swiss chard, 1 pound English peas, 1/2 pound garlic scapes, choice of cilantro or dill, and choice of mint or garlic chives.  Typical share weight: 7 pounds. 

June 21: 2 bunches of spinach, 1 head red romaine lettuce, 1 head green Boston Lettuce, 1 head bok choy, 1 head escarole, one head kale (choice of two types), 1 bunch arugula, 1 bunch beets, one elephant garlic with leek-like stem, 3 summer squash (yellow and green), 1.5 pounds of English peas, choice of cilantro or dill, and choice of chervil or garlic chives.  Typical share weight: 13 pounds.   

June 28: 6 summer squash (variety of colors and shapes),1 bunch of spinach1 head green leaf lettuce, 1 head red oak leaf lettuce, 1 head Napa cabbage, 1 bunch Swiss chard, 1 bunch frisee endive, 1 bunch kale, 1 bunch spinach, 1 pound English peas, 1 bunch scallions, and choice of parsley, savory marjoram, chives, or garlic chives.  Typical share weight: 13 pounds.  

July 5: 6 summer squash (variety of colors and shapes), 1 head oak leaf lettuce, 1 head green leaf lettuce, 1 bunch carrots, 2 cucumbers, 1 bunch kohlrabi, 1 bunch Swiss chard, 1 bunch kale, 1 head fennel, 1 bunch sweet yellow onions with tops still on, 1/2 pound sugar snap peas, and choice of parsley, savory, or garlic chives.  Typical share weight: 14.5 pounds. 

July 12: 6 summer squash (variety of colors and shapes), 1 bunch beets, 3 cucumbers, 1 bunch broccoli, one bunch Swiss chard, 1 bunch red leaf lettuce, 1 bunch green leaf lettuce, 1 bunch kale, 1 bunch red onions, one bunch basil, 1/2 pound sugar snap peas, and choice of parsley or garlic chives.  Typical share weight: 17.5 pounds.  

July 19: 3 summer squash (variety of colors and shapes), 1 head red leaf lettuce, 1 head green leaf lettuce, 1 bunch broccoli, 1 head cauliflower, 1 bunch rainbow carrots, 1 bunch kale, 2 yellow onions, 2 pounds Ross Finn Apple potatoes, 2 cucumbers, 2 peppers, 2 eggplant (variety of colors and shapes), choice of 1 head green radicchio or 1 bunch dandelion, and choice of parsley or garlic chives.  Typical share weight: 19.5 pounds.

July 26: 2 summer squash (variety of colors and shapes), 1 eggplant (variety of colors and shapes), 2 large beets, 1 head oak leaf lettuce, 1 head green leaf lettuce, 1 head broccoli, 1 head bok choy, 2 pounds Red Nurland potatoes, 1 box cherry tomatoes, 4 peppers, 4 cucumbers, 4 sweet white onions, 1 bunch basil, and choice of parsley or garlic chives. EXTRAS: hot peppers and tomatillos.  Typical share weight: 19 pounds.  

August 2: 1 head magenta lettuce, 1 head green leaf lettuce, 4 red onions, 1 head read cabbage, choice of kale or Swiss chard, 1 head celery, 1 bunch carrots, 2 pounds Russian Banana Fingerling potatoes, 1/2 pound Haricot Vert beans, 3 peppers, 2 eggplant, 3 summer squash, 2 cucumbers, and 6 tomatoes. EXTRAS: hot peppers and tomatillos. Typical share weight: 23 pounds.

August  9:  1 head magenta lettuce, 1 head cabbage, 2 leeks, 1 bunch tatsoi, 5 beets, 4 garlic, 4 peppers, 2 eggplant, 3 summer squash, 1 heirloom tomato, 1 box of cherry tomatoes, 4 tomatoes, 1 melon, 3/4 pounds rattlesnake beans, 2 pounds white potatoes, and choice of parsley or Savory. EXTRAS: tomatillos.   Typical share weight: 26 pounds.

August 16:  1 bunch rainbow carrots, 2 pounds red skinned potatoes, 1/2 pound rattlesnake beans, 3 sweet white onions, 1 melon, 2 cucumbers, 4 summer squash, 2 eggplant, 4 peppers, 5 tomatoes, choice of 1 bunch arugula or 1 bunch tatsoi, choice of 1 bunch kale or 1 bunch Swiss Chard, choice of one box ground cherries or 1 box cherry tomatoes, and choice of parsely or savory.  EXTRAS: hot peppers and tomatillos.   Typical share weight: 23 pounds.

August 23: 6 beets, 4 peppers, 2 cucumbers, 1 eggplant, 4 summer squash, 1 head cabbage (red or green), 2 leeks, 1 box cherry tomatoes, 3 heirloom tomatoes, 4 slicing tomatoes, 2 pounds white potatoes, 1/2 pound rattlesnake beans, parsley, and choice of Swiss chard or Kale.  EXTRAS: tomatillos and hot peppers.   Typical share weight: 21.5 pounds. 

August 30: 1 head Cherokee lettuce, 1 bunch rainbow carrots, 4 tomatoes, 1 box cherry tomatoes, 2 summer squash, 2 eggplants, 2 pounds red potatoes, 1 pound Red Swan beans, 2 yellow onions, 5 peppers (variety of colors), 3 garlic, and choice of parsley or thyme.  EXTRAS: hot peppers and tomatillos.    Typical share weight: 13 pounds.  

September 6:  4 sweet corn, 1 head red leaf lettuce, 1 head endive frisee, 1 bunch beets, 1 bunch scallions, 1 pounds white potatoes, 1 pound green beans, 4 peppers, 1 eggplant, 3 red onions, 1 box cherry tomatoes, 1 watermelon, choice of kale or Swiss chard, and choice of cilantro or dill.  EXTRAS: hot peppers and tomatillos.    Typical share weight: 20.5 pounds.

September 13: 5 sweet corn, 1 head red leaf lettuce, 2 parsnips, 3 leeks, 2 summer squash, 6 peppers (various colors), 1 eggplant, 2 pounds Russian Banana Finn potatoes, 1 pound Dragon Tongue beans, 1 pound Haricot Vert beans, 1/2 pound shallots, choice of 1 bunch arugula or 1 bunch tatsoi, and choice of cilantro or parsley.  EXTRAS: hot peppers.    Typical share weight: 14.5 pounds.

September 20: 1 head red leaf lettuce, 1 head choice of cabbage (red, green, or Napa), 1 bunch scallions, 2 pounds white potatoes, 1 pound green beans, 2 summer squash, 3 yellow onions, 4 peppers (various colors), 2 egg plant, choice of 1 bunch arugula or 1 bunch tatsoi, choice of 1 bunch radishes or 1 bunch salad turnips, and choice of cilantro or parsley.  EXTRAS: hot peppers.   Typical share weight: 15 pounds. 

September 27: 1 head green romaine lettuce, 1 bunch salad turnips, 1 bunch radishes, 1 bunch Swiss chard, 2 pounds Adirondack Blue potatoes, 1 bunch dragon tongue beans, 2 summer squash, 3 red onions, 7 peppers (various colors), 3 eggplant, choice of 1 bunch arugula or 1 bunch tatsoi, choice of 1 head escarole or 1 head endive frisee, and choice of cilantro or parsley.  EXTRAS: hot peppers.   Typical share weight: 15 pounds.   

October 4: 1 spaghetti squash, 1 head green lettuce, 1 bunch broccoli, 1 bunch arugula, 1 bunch radishes, 2 pounds baking potatoes, 1 pound wax beans, 4 peppers (various colors), 3 garlic, 1 bunch carrots, choice of 1 head escarole or 1 head endive frisee, choice of 1 bunch kale or 1 bunch Swiss chard, and choice of parsley or garlic chives. EXTRAS: hot peppers and okra.  Typical share weight: 16 pounds.

October 11:  1 head green romaine lettuce, 1 bunch beets, 1 bunch kohlrabi, 2 pounds red potatoes, 3/4 pound wax beans, 4 colorful peppers, 3 eggplant, 3 yellow onions, 1 butternut squash, choice of 1 bunch kale or 1 bunch Swiss chard, choice of 1 bunch arugula or 1 bunch mustard greens, choice of one daikon or 1 bunch radishes, and choice of cilantro or dill.  EXTRAS: hot peppers.  Typical share weight: 19 pounds.

October 18: 1 head green romaine lettuce, 1 head bok choy, 1 head cauliflower, 1 bunch rainbow carrots, 1 bunch spinach, 2 pounds white potatoes, 1/2 pound rattlesnake beans, 3 eggplant, 6 colorful peppers, 2 acorn squash, 6 red onions, choice of arugula or broccoli raab, and choice of cilantro or dill.  EXTRAS: hot peppers.  Typical share weight: 17 pounds. 

October 25: 1 head red Boston lettuce, 1 head Napa cabbage, 1 bunch beets, 1 bunch spinach, 1 bunch arugula, 2 pounds blue Adirondack potatoes, 3 pounds sweet potatoes, 2 leeks. 6 colorful peppers, 1 daikon, 1 bunch bok choy, 1 spaghetti squash, 3 ornamental gourds (non-edible), and choice of 1 bunch escarole or 1 bunch endive frisee.  EXTRAS: hot peppers.   Typical share weight: 21.5 pounds.

November 1: 1 head Cherokee lettuce, 1 head cauliflower, 1 bunch carrots, 1 bunch spinach, 6 colorful peppers, 3 yellow onions, 1 celery root, choice of 1 bunch radishes or salad turnips, choice of kale or Swiss chard, choice of arugula or tatsoi, 1 pound red potatoes, and 4 pounds sweet potatoes.   Typical share weight: 18 pounds.

November 8: 3 tomatoes, 1 head Romaine lettuce, 5 parsnips, 1 head cabbage (red, green, or Napa), 1 head fennel, 2 baby bok choy, 2 yacón, 2 pounds blue gold portatoes, 3 pounds sweet potatoes, 1 bunch broccoli, 6 peppers, 1 buttercup squash, 3 yellow onions, choice of 1 bunch spinach or Swiss Chard, choice of parsley or cilantro. Typical share weight: 24 pounds. 

November 15: 1 bunch carrots, 1 bunch spinach, 2 leeks, 3/4 pounds Brussel sprouts, 2 pounds blue gold potatoes, 4 pounds sweet potatoes, 3 beets, 3 green tomatoes, 4 yellow onions, 1 head celery, and 3 buttercup squash.  EXTRAS: peppers.   Typical share weight: 18.5 pounds.      

Note: total weight for the season was approximately 419 pounds which brings the average cost this season to $1.41 per pound for high quality New Jersey grown organic produce ($1.36 per pound for people who enrolled in time for the early enrollment discount).

Farm update for the week of November 13November 13th, 2017

And now, a few words from Farmer John Krueger.....    Hello Everyone, So we have arrived at the end of another CSA season; a sad time for many of you and perhaps a relieve for some of you as

Last chance for this year's Stock Up shareNovember 13th, 2017

We are still taking orders at our pick up site for this year's Stock Up share.  Here is are a few words from Farmer John about this end of season special offer to be delivered 11/21.  W

Week 24 Pickup on 11/15/2017November 13th, 2017

LOCATION: The location for your pick-up is at the garage east of the OLC Church at 120 Sussex St,.Jersey City. TIMES: Your share will be ready for you at 5:30 pm and member pick-up ends at 8:00 pm. At

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