Summer Share #16
My Fine Homestead Newsletter
9/19/2018
Muscovy ducks & ducklings free-ranging after Tuesday's rain.
In This Issue:
  1. Announcements
  2. Full Share
  3. Half Share
  4. In the Field and coming soon to your box
  5. Recipes - Daikon Radish & Tomato Sauce
  6. On the Farm . . .
Announcements
  1. Please remember to return your boxes each week - we are experiencing a shortage of them this year. Thank you!
  2. It's the 17th week of Summer Vegetable Shares.
  3. EOW Vegetable members this week = Dianne Dr, Transformation Center,
  4. MES boxes this week = LEUCC (egg production dropped off again as we're experiencing a gap between retiring laying hens & young hens beginning to lay so we are splitting up the LEUCC MES between this week & next. I've sent a separate email notice to the couple members who's box is delayed to 9/26)
  5. Next week MES = Richland Center & remaining LEUCC
  6. Remaining Summer Vegetable Pickup Dates:

Wednesdays:
  • Every Week Full & Half Boxes @ Dianne Dr, Transformations, The Office Market, LEUCC, Waban Hill, Wayland Dr = 9/19, 9/26, 10/3, 10/10, 10/17, 10/24.
  • EOW Full & Half Boxes @ Dianne Dr, Transformations & The Office Market = 9/26, 10/10, 10/24
  • EOW Full & Half Boxes @ LEUCC = 9/19, 10/3, 10/17

Saturdays:
  • Every Week Full & Half Boxes @ SGFM = 9/22, 9/29, 10/6, 10/13, 10/20, 10/27
  • EOW Full & Half Boxes @ SGFM = 9/22, 10/6, 10/20
Full Share Box  
Tomatoes - 5 (mix)
Cherry Tomatoes - 1 pint
Peppers, Sweet Bell or Horn - 4 (2 color & 2 green)
Swiss Chard - 1 bunch
Summer Squash - 1
Eggplant - 1
Winter Squash, Delicata - 1, can store on counter to use within a week or two.
Daikon Radish with Greens - 1 bunch
Broccoli - 1/2 lb
Garlic - 2 bulbs
Half Share Box 
Tomatoes - 4 (mix)
Cherry Tomatoes - 1/2 pint
Peppers, Sweet Bell or Horn - ( 1 color & 2 green)
Swiss Chard - 1 bunch
Summer Squash - 1
Winter Squash, Delicata - 1, can store on counter to use within a week or two.
Daikon Radish with Greens - 1 bunch
Garlic - 1 bulbs
In the field and coming soon to your box:
  • yellow, red, & white potatoes (3 different varieties)
  • red cabbage
  • turnips
  • butternut squash
  • spaghetti squash
Recipe - Ideas for Using Daikon Radishes
Daikon Radish Salad | Platings + Pairings

This Daikon Radish Salad is dressed simply in a garlic vinaigrette and sprinkled with Korean red pepper powder for a bit of heat. I hit up the Korean market in our town because I'm cooking up a batch of homemade kimchi - An experiment that I hope ...

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www.platingsandpairings.com
Top 10 Ways to Enjoy Daikon Radish - Fruits & Veggies...

A New Kind of Coleslaw. Enjoy shredded radish instead of cabbage in your next batch of homemade coleslaw. Try them in our Rainbow Slaw Salad recipe. Roast 'em! Add a cubed daikon radishes to your next pot roast or pan of roasted vegetables....

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www.fruitsandveggiesmoremat...
Marcella Hazan's Tomato Sauce Recipe

This is perhaps the most famous recipe created by Marcella Hazan, the cookbook author who changed how Americans cook Italian food It also may be her easiest Use your favorite canned tomatoes for this and don't be scared off by the butter

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cooking.nytimes.com
On the Farm

Colorful peppers in the wash sink - maybe a good jigsaw puzzle picture?

Cherry Tomatoes - more color!

Hornet nest in a corner of the hoophouse. Shhhh! We tread quietly past this wall.
The piglets are getting big.
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