CSA Wk. 11. The Colors of August!

Pick up on-farm: 8/8-8/10. Pickup Hours, choose 1: Thu 12-5 pm, Fri 12-5 pm, or Sat 10 am-2 pm

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Jersey Fresh! Tomatoes… heavy with classic Reds, Heirlooms and Pick-Your-Own Cherry types. NEW, Tomatillos! Melons, Mix and Match… Red/Yellow Watermelons and Cantaloupe. More of summer’s best… Eggplant (Classic and heirloom types) AND Sweet Peppers (Orange/Yellow/Red/Green); they are beauties! Onions, Potatoes (more reds this week - our potato digger is out for repairs, golds back soon when the tractor is up and running again), Beets (mixed colors!), Carrots, Cucumbers, Zucchini, Scallions and Cabbage. Nice Hot Peppers if you dare (Jalapenos & Krimzon Lee)... stuff um if you got um! See more Pick-Your-Own below for Flowers and Herbs. Also, Corn AND Peaches from our farm friends at Pastore Orchards for sale. Oh summer!

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PICK-YOUR-OWN Are these crops in your share for the week? Extras available for purchase in Farm shop. Quart containers: kindly recycle. New Crops Planted. Please walk within the rows, not across the field; we recently planted green beans and flowers and they are hard to see. Thank you!

  • Cherry Tomatoes. Orange, Yellow, Black Cherry and Classic Red. Farmer tip: These are amazing roasted; stores great in freezer. Load up for the winter months!

  • FLOWERS. 12 stems. Still plenty of sunflowers!

  • HERBS - a great value to add to your CSA share! Please help yourself to a SIGNIFICANT amount of Basil! Make Pesto. Also, Parsley, Thyme, Oregano and Chives.

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EXTRA JERSEY FRESH FOR SALE. NEW! Peaches from Pastore Farms! More Corn!; Pasture-raised, hormone and chemical-free & Eggs, Cycle Farms. Sausages, Griggstown Farms; Bread/baked goods, Hammerbacher; Honey, Mill Creek Apiary


Other Farm News…

Butternut Squash & Buttercup Squash coming in a couple weeks!

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Fall Art Festival, upcoming September:

Creator Highlights …

Artist: Carol Ann Keiser

Carol is an accomplished watercolor artist with formal training from Du Cret school of the arts. She also paints with and is mentored by established watercolor artist Kathy English at English Pines Studios.

She currently resides here in South Jersey with her husband musician Daniel Keiser. After several years of painting on and off because of caring for elderly parents, she’s moved to her current residence to focus on her gifted talent to paint watercolor. So much local talent right in our backyard!

Potter: Joseph DiMatteo

In addition to offering his elegant ceramic pieces for sale, Joe will be giving a full day of wheel thrown pottery demonstrations at the farm.

Joe has been a ceramics instructor at Ocean City Arts Center since 2013. He’s long been inspired by Asian pottery, including Japanese tea wares of all influences. His work is an interpretation of these and forms from nature.


See you on the farm!

B&B Farm Crew.