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Farm & C.S.A. Update!

What a Beautiful Day for the start of the C.S.A. program. I hope everyone is ready. It looks like a great start to a season with a great box of veggies. To maximize your enjoyment please check out the recipe section on our website as we post corresponding recipes weekly! We wash your veggies at …


C.S.A. Orientation

C.S.A. Orientation: Bass Farms L.L.C. Where: Bass Farms 1325 HWY 30 W. Mt. Vernon, Ia 52314 (Directly Across From Palisades) When: 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Why: This is a great experience for members and their families to come out and get acquainted with the farm and get to know the staff. We will be …


Catch the Excitement!

Are your ready to begin your spring gardening? The time is now… Come visit our beautiful Greenhouse at Bass Farms. Open the doors and be met with a “Sea” of color. Hundreds of hanging baskets, gorgeous containers for shade and sun. The newest varieties of annuals, perennials and garden gift items. We pride ourselves in …


Take Survey…….

Ladies, it is finally warming up… Today might feel chilly but not for long… Now is the time to dig in your garden sheds and bring out your garden tools,boots and gloves. If your fortunate you might still have a pair of gloves that match! It will soon be time to begin cleaning out your …


Springtime dreaming….

The urge to garden in early spring is primal. For the Gardener we need to re-connect with the earth. It is affirming, renewing and promising. Waking up the garden to a new growing season is more than soil and seedings….this rite of spring is a tonic…..which most gardeners share. Kathy Bass


What is Currently Available At Our Farm Store ?

Dear Community, Our farm store has remained open! Hours Listed Below.. Friday 10:00 a.m. 6:00 p.m. Saturday 10:00 a.m. 6:00 p.m. Sunday 10:00 a.m. 6:00 p.m. We have many wonderful items that are available for sale at our store for the fall season. We currently have loads of fresh eggs, and Edgewood locker meats. Also …


Roasted New Potatoes Recipe

Roasted New Potatoes Recipe Prep time: 10 minutes Cook time: 40 minutes Yield: Serves 4-6 The small new potatoes work great for this dish, all you have to do is cut them in half. Otherwise cut the larger new potatoes into 1 1/2-inch chunks. No need to peel. Ingredients 1 1/2 pounds of smallish new potatoes (red or …


Roasted Brussel Sprouts On Stalk..Weird Or Great!

  Roasted Brussels Sprouts on the Stalk Cook Time: 45 minutes Total Time: 50 minutes Roast the whole stalk, then cut off the individual brussels sprouts after they’re cooked. Ingredients Brussels sprouts stalk Olive oil (about 1/4 cup) Salt & pepper Instructions Preheat oven to 375 degrees F. Place brussels sprout stalk on a sheet pan. Drizzle …


Brussel Sprouts – Simple Recipe

Yuck…….Right? Wait, before you throw them in the trash or in the compost bin. They are excellent. If you are wondering what was on that stalk that we put into your box. What they are is Brussels Sprouts that I decided to pick a little early. We leave them on the stalk because they last …


Sweet Corn Coleslaw

    This is a simple way to use up any extra sweet-corn! 1.) Bring Large Pot of salted water to boil. Fill a large bowl with ice water and set aside. 2.) Add the corn to the boiling water. Boil for 1 minute. Drain, quickly rinse under cold water, & then put the corn …

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