Westfield Area CSA Blog

Circle Brook Farm

Farm News- November 6, 2008

Hi Folks, In last weeks update I said that I was hoping the weatherman was wrong about the rain predicted. Well he was correct about the precipitation, only most of it fell as heavy...

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Farm News- October 30, 2008

Hello Everyone, We received some needed rain this past weekend; almost 3 inches it would appear. It’s been 2 weeks since the last precipitation and we had begun moving the sprinklers around again. While...

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Farm News, October 23, 2008

Hi Folks, While winter is still officially more than 2 months away, the cold weather is coming on fast! Last night we dropped down into the mid 20’s out here in the cold northwestern...

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Farm News- October 16, 2008

Hello Folks, This past week we transplanted the last of the lettuces and planted the last seeds for crops to be harvested this year. We have almost finished harvesting the winter squash, with only...

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Farm News- October 9, 2008

Hello Everyone, An unexpected frost this past Friday dashed my hopes for a late season harvest of string beans and zucchini. It was a very light frost but it was enough to burn the...

Grilled Eggplant

Grilled Eggplant

An easy and delicious way to prepare eggplant. Ingredients: Eggplant (expect one eggplant per couple) Garlic—sliced into very thin rounds Feta Cheese—slice into thin pieces Oregano Olive Oil Salt & Pepper

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Farm News- October 2, 2008

Hi Folks, We received some much needed rain this past weekend that has helped to germinate my final (almost) round of seed planting and enables the fall lettuces and brassicas to continue growing beautifully....

Bermuda Salad

Bermuda Salad

This  comes from the Moosewood Cookbook by Mollie Katzen Ingredients: 6 tablespoons olive oil 3-4 tablespoons red wine vinegar 1 ¼ teaspoon salt 2 medium cloves garlic, minced

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Farm News-September 25, 2008

Hi Everyone, We’ve enjoyed spectacularly beautiful weather these past 2 weeks but now we are in need of rain once again. There is a chance for some showers at the end of this week,...