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Cabbages at harvest time

Backyard Gardens’ CSA: Week 8 – July 26, 2012

Hello! Liz here.  The big news this week is: cabbage!  It’s perfect for all sorts of summer slaws, or even to throw directly on the grill…  Check out recipes and ideas at the bottom of this post. More changes are coming to the garden: the potatoes are flowering, the beans are climbing their trellises, and […]

Gorgeous Purple Cauliflower

Backyard Gardens’ CSA: Week 7 – July 19, 2012

Summer is here and we have a some new crops to prove it!  We harvested the first of our summer squash this week and our first, precious few tomatoes!  The tomatoes are the early salad varieties that are small but mighty delicious.  We only have a small quantity of each this week, so the full […]

Backyard Gardens' CSA: Week 6 - July 12, 2012

Backyard Gardens’ CSA: Week 6 – July 12, 2012

Good day! This is Vanessa. I am writing to give you the hot news from the BYG fields. With summer in full swing our warm weather crops are bursting with color and life. On Tuesday we harvested our largest quantity of salad and celebrated with our first vine ripened tomatoes grown here in Joseph. Soon, […]

Backyard Gardens’ CSA: Week 5 – July 5, 2012

Backyard Gardens’ CSA: Week 5 – July 5, 2012

  Salutations,  I’m Cole,  the last of  the 2012 apprentices.  I started at Backyard Gardens in mid April and I’ve really been enjoying my time here.  Especially now that summer is in full swing and we’re seeing the fruits of our labor.  We are seeing lots of little green tomatoes,  another flush of peas, and […]