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Farm Focus: Tomatoes!

While most of the farm is busy ramping up for stone fruit, the veggie farmers have been spending the last few weeks transplanting all 1100 tomato plants out into the field. We started a couple months ago with tomato seeds

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Recipe: Asparagus, Apple & Chicken Salad

Recipe from Taste of Home Ingredients 1 cup cut fresh asparagus (1-inch pieces) 2 tablespoons cider vinegar 2 tablespoons canola oil 2 teaspoons honey 2 teaspoons minced fresh parsley 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/4 teaspoon pepper 1 cup cubed cooked chicken

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Fruit & News of the Week: May 15, 2017

This week’s fruit: Brooks Cherries Frog Hollow Farm, Brentwood, CA Brooks Cherries are the total package. Beautiful deep red color, perfect tart/sweet balance & great texture! Fuji Apples Cuyama, New Cuyama, CA Fujis are a cross between Red Delicious and

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Fruit of the Week: May 8th

Fruit of the Week: Sweet Ann Strawberries JW Farms, Watsonville, CA The Sweet Anne is a fairly new variety, created in 2005 to grow in the coastal climates like Santa Cruz County. Sweet Anns are usually big, conically-shaped berries with

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Farm Focus: Meet Estaban Martinez from JW Farm!

When I asked Estaban how long he’d been farming, his reply was “all my life”. His father came to the US from Jalisco, Mexico. In Mexico his father worked for Riverside Farm which grew produce for import to the United

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