Monthly Archives: July 2012

Echo Bend CSA Subscription Harvest, July 25, 2012

Disclaimer:  When you get a tomato from Echo Bend, you get a tomato. Ripe, luscious, thin-skinned, full-to-bursting — the epitome of fragile-must-be-eaten-soon deliciousness. A tomato. NOT a tomato bred to remain firm and unblemished even when stacked in boxes. A … Continue reading

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Echo Bend CSA Subscription Harvest, July 18, 2012

Much like your green lawns and gardens, the high heat and drought have taken their toll on the salad greens.  This is the time of summer, however, to begin to really embrace different forms of salads besides leafy green.  Lettuce … Continue reading

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Pastured Poultry Goodness

From Diana Bolander: “I cooked my first bird in the slow cooker yesterday and it is yummy, yummy, yummy!  Thanks for the birds!” Mary K Monteith and Aaron Stander: “Now that we know what true chickens taste like, we can … Continue reading

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Echo Bend CSA Subscription Harvest, July 11, 2012, and SURPRISE! Work Bee

So many new goodies in your baskets this week! Yippee!  High summer is descending, bringing with it lush bounty like zucchini and green beans. (We do say farewell to more greens this week, though.) And, psssstttt!  Hey! This is happening… … Continue reading

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Echo Bend CSA Subscription Harvest, July 4, 2012

Happy (Sweaty) 4th of July,  Benders! I’m grateful to have my farm boy home today to help me with the harvest. We got an early start and finished up by lunch time.  I don’t think I’ve ever actually had sweat … Continue reading

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