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How to get the most out of your CSA (Community Supported Agriculture) Program- Veggie Box.

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Welcome to our CSA online membership Program. We are thrilled to have you here for the season and are excited to share many tips and tricks to make these summer months fly by with great food and aweso ...

This Calendar will help you find out when your Veggies will be ready for the season. It will help you plan meals for the months down the road, and help indicate what you might have in your box from we ...

Find out what master CSAers are doing to make sure they have fresh veggies all week and nothing goes to waste. Use the What's in my Fridge PDF to help you plan for the week's meals.Print the ...

CSA is all about community. We want you to have a connection to your local farmer. You can visit us during pick up day at the farm and tour the gardens. But, during the week feel free to connect with ...

Our Veggies will be available every week for pick up at the Veggie Shack-- at 146 Decou Rd. Find out how to get there safely to pick up your veggies

Every Successful CSAer should have these tools in their kitchen to help prepare and store veggies well. These are all items that we use in our kitchen and would recommend to anyone who is a newbie veg ...

Every Master CSAer always has great strategies to carry them through the week. Having a well-stocked pantry is one of the most important things when you are meal-planning or cooking on the fly. Our do ...

Every vegetable is different, which means that storage can also be very different for each veggie. Check out this list to help guide you to where you should store your different veggies.

Carrots, and other root veggies can go limp and soggy in the fridge. Cutting off the tops of the carrots and storing them separately will ensure that your roots stay crunchy for weeks. Make sure to cu ...

Greens are one of the most perishable items in your veggie box. Storing your greens properly will enable you to have fresh greens longer.All of our spinach and lettuce mixes come pre-washed. However, ...

Sometimes you are going to be busy and will have left over veggies at the end of the week- this happens to the best of us. We have outlined some strategies below to help you get through your box easil ...

Blanching is a great way to preserve your veggies through the winter. It is also a great way to make sure the veggies in your fridge do not go bad when you have too many to eat in one week. Blanching ...

Flash Freezing is a great way to preserve your veggies through the winter. It is also a great way to make sure the veggies in your fridge do not go bad when you have too many to eat in one week. Check ...

Roasting Veggies is a great way to make a meal quickly and easily using lots of different kinds of veggies. It also allows you to have awesome left-overs for other meals during your busy week.

Making your own veggie broth is easy, affordable and delicious. Find out how we make our own veggie broth here on the farm. Using a large freezer bag can help you collect food scraps from the weeks/mo ...

We plan to add videos each week about the recipes we have made with our box to give everyone ideas about what to make in their own kitchen. The goal is to use one or more ingredients from your box in ...

This is a great recipe for Rhubarb in a different way that is not too sweet. The addition of rhubarb juice is awesome for letting the pork marinade in the juice overnight.

This turned out to be a hit at our house. A great way to use radish, and cook out some of the heat. By  poaching the radish, we found that they are not as hot (yay!). As well, we substituted bok choy ...

This is a great recipe that you can try at home. If you're bored of eating snap peas raw-- try roasting them! Snap peas do not need to be hulled, you can eat the peas and the shells.This a great ...

This dish uses green onions, beets, beet greens and kale!

This is a great salad for potlucks and family gatherings. Use the whole head for one meal. Not your average cabbage salad!

An awesome way to use up lots of cucumbers. Delicious as a dip or for gyros.MAKE IT DAIRY FREE/VEGAN: Substitute an equal amount of cashew sour cream for the yogurt, and thin the tzatziki with a small ...

A great way to spice up your potato dishes with a little bit of licorice flavour

A perfect way to store zucchini when you have waaaay too much. You will need:- Zucchini- Glass Jars- Heavy weight for jars- Water- Pickling Salt

This is a simple recipe that you can make at home to use up eggplant. Ingredients: Eggplant, tomato, Parmesan cheese and mayo! 

An easy way for a family to eat a whole watermelon in one sitting - a cold salad that can be a main course or dessert!

A easy and fun way to use all of your leftover vegetables!

Use any veggies you want for this recipe - Root crops like carrots, beets, onions, potatoes, garlic, and sweet potatoes work great

Sprouts can be a great addition to your diet. They are easy to grow at home and a great energy source to add to any dish. Growing sprouts in the winter is a great way to get fresh green in your diet w ...

This is an intro only. More videos to come.Watch how we brew our kombucha at home. This video will provide some of the basics on kombucha brewing. To learn more, sign up for our workshop to taste and ...

Vermicomposting: A great way to compost veggie scraps in your house with no smell! P.s. don't drink the tea-- it's only good for plants :)

Lip Balm & Hand Salve Basic Recipes:Tools:- Beeswax- Vitamin E- Honey- Infused Olive Oil- Essential Oils (optional)- Old pot- Skewer sticks- Ice cube tray (silicon)- Containers for balm and salves- St ...

This is a great way to preserve your fruit for winter. --- but, after you take it out of the freezer, you need to eat it right away or put it in smoothies.  (It does go a little bit soggy)

Come out with the family and help us bottle feed our baby calves. Our calves get fed twice a day, and we can always use some helpful arms to hold the bottles. This is a great experience to do with the ...

How to harvest Rhubarb to keep it fresh

Find out how to pick strawberries the right way!

Eggplant is a veggie that people love or hate, find out how we use it at home!

Green beans are an awesome snack. We show you how to work with pole beans and bush beans here. -- p.s. They are great for a home  gardener to grow and the kids love eating off the vine!