Archive for March 13th, 2019

CLARIFICATION–EXTRA’s at Bee Healthy Thursday…

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We have NO EXTRA SPECIAL BOXES for sale this week, but we have PLENTY of EXTRA’s!

EXTRA Living Butter Lettuce for $2.75/head (roots and all!), Red Swiss Chard, and Lacinato Kale (tender and young leaves), Baby Spinach, and packages of Romaine Hearts.

EXTRA Zucchini, Cucumbers, Red and Green Bell Peppers, and cute little Jalapeno peppers 8/$1.  More of the pencil-sized Asparagus–1# bundles.

EXTRA Brassica’s:  Broccoli, Cauliflower, Baby Bok Choi, Green Cabbage & Red Cabbage, Romanesco (those exotic green cubism-shaped cauliflower looking things), and Brussels Sprouts!

EXTRA Herbs in the form of Fennel Bulbs, Curley Parsley and Cilantro, Turmeric and Ginger root, and that fresh and wonderful Basil from Greybull Valley Produce.  Crimini Mushrooms, too.

EXTRA Red and Yukon Potatoes, Onions of all shape and flavor…Red and Yellow dried onions, Shallots, Green Onions, Leeks, Garlic, and 2 bags of the Fingerling Mix.

And LOTS OF EXTRA FRUITS–Apples, Oranges, Halo’s, Pineapple, Mangos, Lemons, Limes, and Kiwi’s!  Apples are organic, as well as all the veggies, herbs, and greens.

Stop in and visit, shop for the week– The Farmer’s Wife

 

 

HALLELUJAH! Day LATE but NOT a $ Short–

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That’s the story of the Spokane truck this week!  We are putting the Special Boxes together today, and bagging and prepping the EXTRA GOODIES for sale–  We ‘ll be at Bee Healthy Thursday from 10:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.  PLEASE–PLEASE–STOP IN!

GROUP B–No EXTRA SPECIAL BOX’s for SALE this week….$30 (Halo Mandarin Oranges, Cauliflower, Zucchini and Red Pepper, Carrots, Green Cabbage, Red Onions, and Greybull Valley Butter Lettuce)………..with an INFO Sheet and Recipes

EXTRA’s–check out posted ITEMS and PRICES under Buyer’s Group tab, What Produce at Buyer’s Group page.  Small number after the description tells you how many we have in stock!  

UPDATE ON THE Farm–The Farmer has started the Broccolini THREE times now–First two times they froze in the greenhouse (malfunctioning thermostat that didn’t turn the heater on)…Batch 3 seems to be doing well.  LOST the celery and celeriac this week while we made a business trip to Bozeman, MT.  Overheated and burned up–  SIGH!  Problem with celery and celeriac is they take up to 2 weeks to germinate, and 2-3 weeks to grow big enough! Will start another batch–farmers are kinda stupid…no optimistic…no persistent!

CSA still looking for members who want to eat fresh veggies from July to mid-October.  Garden grown, organically raised with special attention to nutrient dense veggie content grown in healthy ALIVE soil.  Shares cost $100-$450 depending on your chosen frequency–Monthly, Weekly, Leap-Frog…Stop at the end of September or carry it into October.  Sign up on-line at CSA tab–  http://www.lloydcraftfarms.com .  

 

Invest in YOU!  Eat well to feel well–  The Farmer’s Wife