Week 11, Tuesday August 14
What’s in the Bag? Weekly preview of the shares posted Friday’s on the farms website.
1- bunch Thyme
1- bunch Collard Greens
1- bunch Onions
1- bunch Orange Carrots
1- basket Cherry Tomatoes
Sweet Peppers- Bell
Sweet Pepper- Specialty
Mushroom & Fruit Shares
Grown by Bulich Mushroom Farm
Fruit:1 basket- Donut Peaches
Grown by Fix Brothers Orchard
Fruit: 1 bag- Red Clapp Pears
Grown by Fix Brothers Orchard
Dear CSA Member,
There is more rain in the forecast. Due to the excessive rain, we are going to harvest a lot of tomatoes and peppers this week. Sweet peppers and tomatoes will fill most of your share this week. Please enjoy these tomatoes and peppers, we do not know how much longer they will last. You will also notice a little taste of fall in your share this week. Orange carrots and collard greens! We just posted an overview of the fall greens in the field. Check it out on Instagram.
Only a few weeks away! We invite you to our annual Fall Farm Festival. Saturday, September 1st here on the farm. 11:30-3 145 Garcia Lane, Leeds NY 12451. Bring your family for a great day on the farm. It is a great day to come to the farm and see how your vegetables are grown, meet your farmers, and walk the fields. We have the grill hot and will have pork as well as grilled Sweet Corn along with a Stoneledge Farm vegetable chili made by Kim and Mickael of Paradis to Go http://paradistogo.com There will be Stoneledge Farm Coffee, and water. We ask that members bring a dish to share so that lunch is a giant potluck get together. If possible, please bring your place settings, utensils, and cup. No pets, please.
Make a getaway out of it and enjoy the Catskills! Use this link and plan your trip today.
Fruit and vegetables available in bulk weekly. Check back often for updates. Local Mushrooms, Local Honey, Maple Syrup, Organic Dry Beans, Organic Sriracha Sauce and more.
Sweet corn has been added to the marketplace today for week #11’s delivery. Story’s sweet corn is available on the Marketplace for 4 weeks only. Story’s sweet corn Non-GMO and conventionally grown. It is not organic. There is a limited amount available each week. The order deadline is Friday, August 10th by 1 pm for week #11 delivery. If you need help logging in the marketplace, please let me know.
Order Deadlines: Mushroom’s and Sweet Corn the Friday before your CSA delivery by 12pm.
All other marketplace orders Monday by 1pm.
Tag #stoneledge.farm in your Instagram or Facebook photos and receive 5% off coupon to the marketplace. Send a screenshot of your post to email@example.com to receive your coupon. 1 coupon per member per week! (example- share photo, meal photo, picking up your CSA shares)
This week’s recipes! You can find more on our website!
Tomatoes: So many varieties! Share your favorite tomato recipe! We love tomatoes, mozzarella, basil and balsamic!
Hot Peppers: Can be strung up, and hung to dry and use at a later time. Once they are dry you can crush them and use them as needed when cooking.
Sweet Peppers: A universal vegetable. Check out some of these tasty stuffed pepper ideas!
Collard Greens: A staple vegetable in the Southern U.S cuisine. You can prepare with or like other greens.
Storage: Leafy Greens- In a plastic bag in the refrigerator.
Tomatoes- Preserve or eat fresh right away.
Onions, Carrots, Peppers- Crisper draw
Eat Me UP!- Onions
Zero Waste! Freeze, or Can!- Freeze-Greens,Tomatoes, Hot Peppers, Sweet Peppers, Carrots, Thyme
Have questions on how to preserve some these items?
Email the farm firstname.lastname@example.org
Enjoy the Harvest,
Candice for everyone at Stoneledge Farm