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  • Simply Fresh by Julie Wern

    Posted on July 1, 2014 by Julie in CSA, Featured, Recipes.

    This week we are privileged to be receiving lacinato, or dinosaur or Tuscan kale, in our distribution. Even though I featured kale last week, I wanted to briefly talk about this variety, as it is often new to many CSA members. I am re-posting my write-up on lacinato kale from several years ago, as I […]

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  • Simply Fresh by Julie Wern

    Posted on October 14, 2013 by Julie in CSA, Featured, Recipes.

    Feature Item—Parsnips It may look similar to a carrot and comes from the carrot family, but parsnips are quite a different vegetable.  Because they have no beta-carotene, parsnips are white.  However, they are still quite healthful, boasting impressive levels of dietary fiber, potassium, folic acid, vitamin C and calcium.  It is argued that they are […]

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  • Simply Fresh by Julie Wern

    Posted on September 14, 2013 by Julie in CSA, Featured, Recipes.

    CSA Tip–“Stop and Smell the Flowers” I want to thank my good friend and fellow CSA member, Jody Larkin, for absolutely insisting that I stop each week and pick some flowers.  Some days, when I’m hot, sweaty, tired, and irritable, this is a real chore for me.  But I have persevered, and I have never […]

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  • Simply Fresh by Julie Wern

    Posted on September 3, 2013 by Julie in CSA, Featured, Recipes.

    Featured Item—Potatoes Did you know that potatoes have been around since 5000 BC and that North Americans are one of the largest consumers of potatoes in the world?  In fact, Potatoes are an essential crop for many countries.  We can even thank the potato for partly populating the US. In the mid 1800s a huge […]

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  • Simply Fresh by Julie Wern

    Posted on September 24, 2012 by Julie in CSA, Featured, Recipes.

    Featured Item—Red Pontiac Potatoes A native of temperate sunny California, I am amazed by how attuned I have become to the east coast seasons over the past several years.  As the days become shorter and the temperature lowers, I suddenly crave comfort foods.  It started last week with an intense desire for mashed potatoes.  Low […]

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  • Simply Fresh by Julie Wern

    Posted on July 9, 2012 by Julie in CSA, Featured, Recipes.

    CSA TIP—Add fresh herbs to your everyday salad It might take a couple of minutes to go out and harvest those herbs, and maybe sometimes you don’t feel like you get enough of them really do anything significant.  However, I encourage you not forgo the PYO herbs at the farm.  Try putting them in your […]

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  • Simply Fresh by Julie Wern

    Posted on November 7, 2011 by Julie in CSA, Events & Activities, Recipes.

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  • Simply Fresh—by Julie Wern

    Posted on October 12, 2011 by Julie in CSA, Recipes.

    Featured Item—Potatoes Did you know that potatoes have been around since 5000 BC and that North Americans are one of the largest consumers of potatoes in the world?In fact, Potatoes have been an essential crop for many countries.We can even thank the potato for partly populating the US. In the mid 1800s a huge wave […]

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  • Simply Fresh by Julie Wern – Broccoli

    Posted on July 4, 2011 by Julie in CSA, Recipes.

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