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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: Asian Pear Plantings

Asian pear tree plantings

We are slowly but surely building up our fall and winter fruit crops with the goal of providing more Frog Hollow fruit for our CSA year round.  Last year, we were pleased to plant 5 varieties of mandarins and 2

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Fruit and News of the Week: March 21st

THIS WEEK’S FRUIT  Hass Avocado Eco Farm, Temecula, CA Creamy in texture, nutty in flavor, with a small to medium seed. The Hass skin is easy to peel and darkens from green to purplish-black as it ripens.  Fuerte Avocado Churchill-Brenneis

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Farm Focus: Meet Partner Farm – Abounding Harvest Mountain!

Abounding Harvest

The lovely avocados in this week’s box are from our friends at Abounding Harvest Mountain Farm.  We include fruit from their farm throughout the fall and winter months, so an introduction is in order.  AMHF is located at 1,200 feet

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Fruit and News: Week of March 18th 2013

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This Week’s Fruit Hass Avocados Las Palmalitas, Carpinteria, CA Creamy in texture, nutty in flavor, with a small to medium seed. The Hass skin is easy to peel and darkens from green to purplish-black as it ripens. You can tell

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Recent Posts

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  • Recipe: Grilled Pluot and Cheese Skewers

    Serves 4
    Recipe from Real Simple

    Halloumi cheese is a firm Greek cheese, perfect for grilling with summer stone fruit!

    Ingredients:
    cup olive oil
    1/4 t…

  • Fruit & News of the Week: July 24th 2017

    This week’s fruit:
    Elegant Lady Peaches
    Frog Hollow Farm, Brentwood, CA
    Elegant Lady peaches are well named with a beauti- ful balance of sweet and acid alon…

  • Recipe: Arugula Salad with Lemon Chicken & Nectarines

    Arugula Salad with Lemon Chicken & Nectarines
    Ingredients:

    2 chicken breasts
    10 cups baby arugula
    1/4 cup fresh basil, sliced into ribbons
    3-4 ne…

  • Farm Fucus: Our Wheat Is In!

    Our Wheat Is In!
     

    Rachel, our farm assistant, has been busy since her arrival in May researching how to handle processing the 16 acres of wheat we’v…