Westfield Area CSA Blog

Circle Brook Farm

Farm News – October 8, 2015

Hi Folks, so after much premature hysteria we were spared from the wrath of Hurricane Joaquin. We nevertheless received about 3½ inches of rain from 3 days of drizzle and occasional showers. This will...

Romanesco Cauliflower

Romanesco Cauliflower

Romanesco cauliflower is a member of the Brassica family, which includes cabbage, Brussels sprouts, broccoli, and kale.  This unique cauliflower originated and was first identified in the 16th century in Italy. Sometimes called Romanesco...

Spaghetti Squash

Gingered Spaghetti Squash

Spaghetti squash is one of the most nutritious veggies that we get in our CSA shares, and one of the easiest to prepare.  This recipe from foodnetwork.com sweetens the squash with honey and minced...

Moroccan Spiced Spaghetti Squash

Moroccan Spiced Spaghetti Squash

This recipe is from the excellent smittenkitchen.com food blog.  This works great as a side or as a main dish with couscous and some sautéed greens.

Circle Brook Farm

Farm News – October 1, 2015

Hello Everyone, So it’s been nearly 3 weeks without precipitation now, but we are forecasted to receive heavy rain on Wednesday. There is also rain forecast for Saturday, which will put a damper on...

Circle Brook Farm

Farm News – September 24, 2015

Hi Folks, so autumn has officially arrived, and the nights are getting quite chilly out here in the hills of Northwest New Jersey. The long term forecast for the Northeast is for warmer than...

Circle Brook Farm

Farm News – September 17, 2015

Hi Folks, we received little over 2 inches of rain last week, ending the latest dry spell. The fall crops are growing beautifully, and the recent seeding has germinated well. Unfortunately the cool nights...