Westfield Area CSA Blog

Kohlrabi

Kohlrabi

Kohlrabi is neither a root nor a leafy vegetable but a swollen stem (a member of the cabbage family) that grows perched on top of the ground.  This versatile veggie is underutilized in the...

Spinach Chocolate Chip Muffins

Spinach Chocolate Chip Muffins

These spinach chocolate chip muffins found on Scooter Cakes blog are kid friendly!  Make a large batch or multiple batches of these muffins and freeze them.  They freeze very well and then are ready to...

Circle Brook Farm

Farm News – June 11, 2018

Hello Everyone,  I am happy to report that the weather has been uncharacteristically cooperative this past week. The temperatures have been moderate and we have had several nice gentle overnight rains.  I think that...

Circle Brook Farm

Farm News – June 4, 2018

Hi Folks,  I hope you had a pleasant Memorial Day weekend.  I apologize that I have not been able to get a farm update out to you until now.  It has been a very...

Earth Day Message From Farmer John

Agriculture is one of the largest sectors contributing to environmental deterioration and energy consumption that contributes to greenhouse gas emissions and climate change. Our industrialized food system and the long distance transportation of our...

Heirloom Vegetables

2018 Registration!

Registration for the 2018 season is now open!  Know your farmer, know your food. Farmer John is happy to announce two share options again this year, and the prices remain the same from last year!...

Circle Brook Farm

Farm News – November 20, 2017 (Stock up)

Hi Folks, thank you again for your support this season.  I am very thankful for the tremendous participation in the stock up share program and to those who purchased shares for donation.  I have...

Winter Veggies

Protecting the Stock-Up

Now that you have your stock-up share, how do you keep it edible if you don’t want to refrigerate everything? If you don’t have a root cellar, and my guess is few of us...