Tag: CSA

Ask HE: Your CSA Questions, Answered

by in Ask the Experts, Farmers' Market Finds, March 21, 2011

Local farms across the country are gearing up for another harvest season, and we can’t wait! You can get your own little piece of a local farm by signing up for a community-supported agriculture program. So, is it the right choice for you? We’re breaking down some frequently-asked CSA questions to help you decide.

What’s in the Box? Garlic Scapes, Salad Turnips and More

by in In Season, June 10, 2010

I look forward to Tuesday nights like it’s my birthday, only instead of traditional presents I get fruits and vegetables and it happens every week for 6 months and not just once a year. I’m having trouble getting anyone to sing to me each week, but honestly, I don’t really miss it.

Market Watch: Bok Choy

by in Farmers' Market Finds, Healthy Recipes, June 18, 2009

One cup of raw bok choy has only 9 calories, but includes 63% of your daily vitamin A and more than 50% of your vitamin C needs. It also has calcium and iron — talk about a nutrient-rich leafy green!

Is It Worth It to Join a CSA?

by in Uncategorized, April 17, 2009

The weather is getting warmer and the CSA season is getting into high gear! When I express my excitement about this, most people ask “what’s a CSA?” Here’s my guide to what a CSA is and why I think they’re so darn fabulous.