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Fruit & News of the Week: June 26th 2017

This week’s fruit: Rich Lady Peaches Frog Hollow Farm, Brentwood, CA Rich with both color and flavor, the Rich Lady peach is a superb yellow-fleshed semi-freestone developed by Floyd Zaiger, acclaimed plant breeder, of Zaiger Genetics. Ruby Diamond Nectarines Frog

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Fruit & News of the Week: June 5th 2017

Fruit of the Week Stella Cherries Frog Hollow Farm, Brentwood, CA Stella cherries are dark almost to the point of being black and slightly smaller than the big, bold Bing.These are the last variety of cherry for the season. Crimson

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Recipe of the Week: Smashed Persian Cucumbers with Frog Hollow Brooks and Rainier Cherries, Fried Halloumi Cheese and Sorrel

Smashed Persian Cucumbers with Frog Hollow Brooks and Rainier Cherries, Fried Halloumi Cheese and Sorrel If you can’t find sorrel, feel free to use, cilantro, basil, tarragon, chives or mint. They all would work well in this dish. Ingredients: 4

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Farm Focus: Early Summer Crops

The beauty of a Community Supported Agriculture program is the connection forged between the farm and our community of supporters.  We are in this together and, while we are all affected when a crop suffers, we also reap the rewards

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Farm Focus: An Italian Note from Kristin

Tasty food in Italy!

I was lucky to spend two weeks of March in Italy. While there, I learned about the culture of food in Italy, and this made me question how societal values around food develop. Is it possible for food movements, like

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