Week 4 of Pekarek’s Produce CSA

Dobry Den!

This has been a wonderful week at Pekarek’s Produce – yes it is exceedingly hot, but it has not hailed.  Ryan and the crew have been busy pulling weeds, staking tomatoes, cleaning out vegetables hit by the hail, picking, and washing.  They especially had fun walking the potatoes pulling the sunflowers out!  Fun is my word.

Check out how hard the boys work pulling weeds!

 

Did you Know?

To keep cauliflower heads white, or to blanch them, you need to tie up leaves around the head while it is growing.  This keeps them tasting sweet and a creamy white color.

Schedule Change

Due to the festivities in Seward next week ( 4th of July) the CSA bags will be available for pick up on Tuesday from 3 – 6 pm.  We will return to our normal schedule at this point.

What’s in today’s bag:

This week’s full share has:

  • Carrots
  • Zucchini
  • Cabbage
  • Yukon Gold Potato
  • Yellow Squash
    Cauliflower
  • Kohlrabi
  • Onions

This week’s partial share has:

  • Carrots
  • Cabbage
  • Yukon Gold Potato
  • Zucchini
  • Kohlrabi

Recipe Suggestions

Check out this week’s roasted carrot recipe!

If you have a recipe to share, email it to pekareksproduce@hotmail.com or include it in the comments section.

As always, if you have any questions, concerns or suggestions send us an email or give us a jingle and we’ll get back to you as soon as we can.

Your Farmers,

Ryan, Katie, and Crew

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