Archives - July 2011

18
Jul

C.S.A. Week 7

Some of the items that we will be shifting into this week are peppers.Green Peppers’Jalapeno Peppers’Banana Peppers’ Just giving everyone a head’s up. I will post later this week with more information on the goods, in the box. Thz Chris

15
Jul

C.S.A. Rules

As the season continues you will see the racks @ Bass Farms filled to the brim with produce. This is due to the fact that we grow a massive amount of produce so we can supply our fresh market store and the farmers market we go to. Of course one could not forget the C.S.A’s. …

14
Jul

Picture Of Field Corn Damage On Friend’s Farm

This is a picture taken on highway 150 up near Independence. This is what wind can do. Those are beans on the right.

14
Jul

Pepper’s ARE ARRIVING WEEK 7!!!

Peppers are growing and look excellent. We will start harvesting later this week. Many of these plants were blown in the wind. They are stretching for the sun again so I hope they will continue to do okay. Sometimes they are more susceptible to a fungus if the stem or root of the plant has …

13
Jul

Cucumber Sandwich!

FANCY CUCUMBER SANDWICHES 2 medium size cucumbers1 tub whipped cream cheese spreadshaker of dill weed1-2 packets of dry Italian dressing mix1 pkg rye or wheat cocktail bread Wash cucumbers well. Using a fork, scrape down the cucumbers lengthwise leaving “stripes” all the way around. Slice the cucumbers into 1/4 inch slices or thinner. Set aside.In …

12
Jul

Cucumber Salad W/Vinegar

This recipe sounds healthy and tasty.  Ingredients 4 cucumbers, thinly sliced 1 small white onion, thinly sliced 1 cup white vinegar 1/2 cup water 3/4 cup white sugar 1 tablespoon dried dill, or to taste Directions Toss together the cucumbers and onion in a large bowl. Combine the vinegar, water and sugar in a saucepan …

12
Jul

Back to the Storm!

I forgot to mention that I do know of a vegetable farmer and many row crop farmers who lost quite a bit of their crop if not all last night up in the Vinton & in the Independence area. We got lucky last night but sometime these things do happen and it is just a …

12
Jul

C.S.A. Week 6

Like many of you I was awoke this morning with the wind screaming. We lucked out and did not have too much damage. I think the majority of plants affected will recover quite nicely. Additionally after a long day of weeding and picking. We FOR SURE will have cucumber’s this week. We grow two types …

11
Jul

C.S.A. Week 6

This week we will have a lot of Zuc’s so enjoy. I know this because I just started picking after all this humidity, picked about thirty bushel boxes full to the brim. 5-6+ per box so enjoy. Also they are excellent in size and quality very uniform. Their will be a summer Squash in your …

9
Jul

Zuc Bread

This is a delicious zucchini bread made with shredded zucchini, cinnamon, vanilla, and chopped nuts. Feel free to use walnuts or pecans in this zucchini bread.  Ingredients: 2 cups shredded raw zucchini 3 eggs 1 3/4 cups sugar 1 cup vegetable oil 2 cups flour 1/4 teaspoon baking powder 2 teaspoons baking soda 2 teaspoons …

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