Westfield Area CSA Blog

Hakurei turnips

Baby Turnips and Turnip Greens

The following recipe, taken from the William Sonoma cookbook, Cooking from the Farmers’ Market, is a nice and easy way to use the turnips and its greens at once. As we expect the Hakurei...

Circle Brook Farm

Farm News – June 19, 2014

Hello Everyone, it was a rainy week. We received almost three inches of precipitation, creating muddy conditions and making it a challenge to get the harvesting done and continue with the planting. We were...

Garlic Scapes

Garlic Scapes

For those of you familiar with the CSA, these curly beauties are a welcome friend. For those new to the CSA experience, this may be one of your first “experimental” vegetables.

Hot Tatsoi Salad Dressing

Hot Tatsoi Salad Dressing

This recipe is a twist on warm spinach salad. It is quick and easy, saving you a step by not cooking the greens. Instead, you warm the dressing and toss with fresh, young Asian...

Circle Brook Farm

Farm News – June 12, 2014

Hi Folks, Well here we go! The first week of deliveries has arrived. As previously mentioned we got a late start on planting due to the long winter, so the first couple of weeks...

Circle Brook Farm

Farm News- June 1, 2014

Hello Everyone, I hope you all had a pleasant Memorial Day Weekend. This second pre-season update is a little late going out because we have been working long days in the field trying to...

Joey Russo, Green Mountain Maple Sugar Refinery

Offer for Vermont Maple Syrup and Honey

In cooperation with John’s Millburn CSA pick up,  the Farm and Fork Society, we are offering the opportunity to purchase maple syrup products and honey from Vermont.  Below is some information on the farmer. ...

Circle Brook Farm

Farm News – May 5, 2014

Hello Everyone, Happy Spring! At least I hope it has arrived and it’s time to sing “Here Comes the Sun” because it was certainly a long hard lonely winter. As you may have expected...

Circle Brook Farm

Farm News – November 29, 2013

Hello everyone, Happy Thanksgiving and Happy Hanukkah! It is always good to give thanks. It doesn’t matter what your religious beliefs are, or if you are an agnostic or a secular humanist. Even in...