Westfield Area CSA Blog

Circle Brook Farm

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

Circle Brook Farm

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

Circle Brook Farm

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,...

Edamame

Edamame

The Japanese name edamame literally means “twig bean”, and is a reference to the short stem attached to the pod. This term originally referred to young soybeans in general.

Circle Brook Farm

Farm News- September 18, 2008

Hello Everyone! As I predicted the bountiful rain of last weekend has worked miracles on my fields. The fall brassicas and lettuces are growing spectacularly and the many thousands of seeds I planted before...

Circle Brook Farm

Farm News- September 11, 2008

Hey Folks! Well, we finally received the much needed rain that we’ve been waiting on. A little over 2” fell overnight this past Saturday. I had pretty much known that our best chance for...

Circle Brook Farm

Farm News- September 4, 2008

Hello Everyone, I hope you all enjoyed a pleasant Labor Day. There won’t be much of a holiday for us here on the farm. With a market and deliveries to prepare for, a day...