Hi Folks, A few words about the stock up share. We ended up not having very much winter squash; it did not keep well for us this year. There is only acorn and some small buttercup. I recommend cooking the buttercup soon and freezing what you don’t need. The acorn should keep for a while but it does get stringy after many weeks in storage.
We have tried to make up for this with other items – notably sweet potatoes, which were not promised and have not been in the shares in years past. We put them in plastic bags because they poke holes in paper ones, but they should be removed immediately and stored in paper bags or in a bowl on the counter. It is better to keep these warm. (more…)