Pick up on-farm: 7/11-7/13. Pickup Hours, choose 1: Thu 12-5 pm, Fri 12-5 pm, or Sat 10 am-2 pm.
Jersey Fresh! NEW… Onions (sweet yellows… deserving as a main dish!). Potatoes (fresh dug reds and yellow fingerlings). Eggplant! Choose Classic or a round Italian heirloom. More Beets, Carrots, Cucumbers, Zucchini (green/yellow). Green Beans - Pick-Your-Own, pick extra and freeze. Plenty of Kohlrabi/Cabbage/Scallions/Radish, makes a great summer slaw. Last week for Lettuce and Swiss Chard… getting too hot for greens. Kale still holding up. Limited quantities of Cauliflower until fall crop. Also, Corn from Pastore Orchards for sale. Time to make pickles and succotash salad!
Pick Your Own (PYO), Flowers, Herbs and More … If PYO items are not on your share ticket, you can add them and other crops available; see “Extras For Sale” white board in Farm Shop. We appreciate your support! Follow the orange flags.
Green Beans. They are at peak… get them while they are tender. Easy to pick! I recommend including in your share this week :). Extras for sale.
FLOWERS. 15 stems for mixed bouquets. See the pick your own example in Farm Shop if including in your farm share for the week.
HERBS - a great value to add to your CSA share! Please help yourself to a GENEROUS amount of Basil! We have two basil fields - we are experimenting with varieties… Also Parsley, Dill and Cilantro. A weekly herb bouquet is therapy:)
Blueberries. Open Monday through Sunday. Hours, 8am-4pm (and until 5 for CSA members Thu and Fri). Likely last week… savor the flavor; toast the season with a refreshing summer drink, like Blueberry Lemonade!
EXTRA JERSEY FRESH FOR SALE. NEW! Corn, Pastore Farms; Whole chickens AND eggs, Cycle Farms ; Sausages, Griggstown Farms; Bread/baked goods, Hammerbacher; Honey, Mill Creek Apiary, and Tomato Sauce, First Field. Cheese? We apologize for the inconvenience, but we will not have cheese until we can find a provider that is willing to deliver out this way.
With the summer heat in full effect, we will be providing water coolers for people to refill their reusable bottles! Stay cool and hydrated!
Tomatoes (AND sungolds, a CSA favorite!) & Melons coming along… looking forward to field harvested, vine ripened tomatoes, sooo worth the wait!
Fall Art Festival, upcoming September:
Creator Highlights …
Musician: Danny Keiser
Danny Keiser, better known as Danny K, is a fingerstyle guitarist and folk singer who has had a long history of studying and playing guitar from Bluegrass to Rock to Classical. He plays a wide range of finger style instrumental guitar as well as sings folk rock music. He performs regularly throughout Atlantic County, and he even gives guitar lessons for Crescendo Education in Hammonton. He will be providing us with his smooth acoustic stylings day of the art festival!
Artist: Kathy Anne English
Kathy English is a self-taught artist from Sweetwater, New Jersey. Her artistic medium of choice is water-coloring, and she creates original pieces as well as accepts commission work. Her art has always been inspired and motivated by the beauty of the seashore and the Pines. Using her diverse skill set and background in art, she teaches art classes to help others grow their artistic abilities.
See you on the farm!
The B&B Farm Crew.