We've been faithfully bringing the matching pair of chalkboards to the farmers' market since we bought them at an office supply box store in mid-summer, but it's what to put on 'em that's the puzzle. Today's new message: "Eat good food"! The other one (out of sight on the left) … [Read more...] about Eat good food
Archives for September 2009
There's almost no describing how pleased this morning's delivery made me. Pretty happy! In two sturdy cartons, by FedEx Ground, 80 lbs of certified organic Music garlic, looking so fine! :) This shipment comes from a farmer named Warren, who grows a huge amount of garlic about … [Read more...] about Fresh new garlic ARRIVES!
As the afternoon shadows get longer, Michelle checks out the harvest board to see what's left to do for tomorrow's farmers' market. This same whiteboard is now in its third season of service, a little worse for the wear, with the surface no longer coming clean, and one edge of … [Read more...] about Harvest board revisited
There are pretty ornamental cutting sunflowers, and then there are these monsters of the field, towering Early Russians, and their almost as imposing kin, the rugged Jerusalem artichoke (last photo). They're the genus Helianthus, North American natives, supposedly dating back … [Read more...] about The other sunflowers…