Crop Talk, February 6, 2017  

Three Suggestions for a Great Group Site

The simplest way to make the most of your group site is this: rely on each other. CSA people tend to be idealists who set the bar pretty high: we’re going to use every leaf of spinach and every broccoli floret to the greatest possible advantage, with no waste ever. New creative dishes every week, delicious ones! Yes we will love every vegetable we get, even the ones we’ve never seen before, and we’ll make our children love them too!

Read more here.


GCF's Sustainability Partner on the Big Screen

"Saving Place, Saving Grace is the story of a Trappist monastery’s struggle for reformation of their home by embracing an intense sustainability initiative. Witness the monks' land stewardship, prayer, and work ethic as the core of the community at Holy Cross Abbey. It’s a race against time to retain their rural home along the iconic Shenandoah River in the shadow of The Blue Ridge Mountains."

View the trailer here, or the WVPT broadcast here.

Chocolate Merlot Doughnuts
Our apple cider doughnuts now have some competition in the bakery case: chocolate cake doughnuts infused with Bluemont Vineyard merlot and dredged in cinnamon-sugar. Available at the vineyard now -- you don't even have to wait for the farm to open!    

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