June 26

The farm continues to blossom with abundance!  We couldn’t do it all without your helping hands, from seeding, planting, harvesting, washing, bagging, and your spirited energy.  This week, your basket includes cabbage, so Lucretia was particularly pleased to hear the broadcast “How Circadian Rhythms Give Vegetables A Healthy Boost” on NPR this week.  Click the linked title above to hear it!

Thanks for your continued recipe ideas.  We hope you enjoy this week’s recipes and pictures.  If you click on an individual picture, you’ll get to see the pictures larger in a slide show!  See you soon, Kate

Milkweed’s Farm Fresh Eggs are Available each week $5 dozen

Upcoming Events at the Farm

Saturday, June 29th from 9am to 12pm: Medicinal Herb Class with Lucretia. A hands-on introduction, including identification of medicinal herbs and their uses with lessons on how to make simple tinctures, oils and teas.  A second class, on making medicinal syrups, will be offered this Fall.

Free with an Herb Share  Drop-on students: $40.  Click here to learn more!

Thursday, July 11th from 1-4pm: Making Strawberry Jam with Allison Carroll Duffy.  A hands-on introduction to making jams and canning them.  You’ll leave with your homemade strawberry jam and the know-how to can simple jams at home!  $45 per student.  Be sure to register with Lucretia soon, as this class will fill quickly!   Click here to learn more.


Stuffed Cabbage Rolls with Beef and Rice, Boston Globe Food and Dining

Stuffed Cabbage Leaves

Picture thanks to: Karoline Boehm Goodnick

A Dozen Recipes for Slawless Cabbage, by New York Times Magazine


Image thanks to NYTimes Magazine

Grilled Radicchio and Kale Sauerkraut Style, by epicurious.com


Image thanks to Quentin Bacon

Strawberry Rhubarb Pie, by Real Simple


Image thanks to Ditte Isager

Check out the article that Janice sent us about kohlrabi! 


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2 responses to “June 26

  1. Our farmers range from 1 to 62…the family is growing from our caring community, with a new cabin almost finish, new goats to munch on the poison ivy and a class in Medicinal

  2. Whoops a computer glitch…
    Herbs a pure well rounded life style !!

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