World Class Asian Greens

Miz America, Komatsuna, Hon Tsai Tai, Gunsho, make up some up our world class Asian Greens. They provide a classic combination of mild and spicy flavors.  Our Miz America is a new dark red, less sarrated mustard w a mild flavor.  Komatsuna is a Japanese green used for salads and braising.  Its mild and super tender w slender, fleshy, rounded green stems, and dark green rounded leaves.  Hon Tsai Tai is a Chinese specialty green known as Kailaan.  It has purple flower stems and buds. The young plants produce quantities of long, pencil-thin, red-purple, budded flower stems. Pleasing, mild mustard taste for use raw in salads or lightly cooked in stir-fries and soups.  Gunsho is a refined, heat-tolerant choi sum. Choi sums are among the most popular vegetables in Hong Kong, Taiwan, and China. The stems are a vibrant bright green, very sweet and tender, and are usually harvested just before, or as the first few buds are openning.  Excellent in stir-fries, steamed, or in soups. 

Give them a try!

Turning the Soil Over

We have been getting the land ready to start planting. Frost risk goes down significantly up in North Branch around May 15th.  

We rented a Dingo with a 40" tilling attachment to help with the tilling.  

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In order to maximize man hours, we also used our small tiller.  

 

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Nothing beats the smell of soil in the morning.  

Most Loved Heirloom Tomatoes

If you love tomatoes, and desire that garden fresh tomato taste, then you've come to the right place.  Over the years, we have collected seeds of the heirloom tomatoes that have been most revered for their outstanding flavor and rare tomato seed varieties from around the world. Through years of growing these old fashioned heritage tomatoes, we have selected for you our favorite heirloom tomato varieties based upon flavor, fruit abundance and adaptability. We grow our tomatoes on rich organic land with sandy loam soil surrounded by lakes.  We specialize in hard to find, favorite, heirloom and open-pollinated tomatoe varieties from around the world.  At harvest time, these tomatoes will provide you excellent delicious fruit and the opportunity to share in the pleasures and nourishment an old world tomatoe provides. You are taking part in the valued tradition of supporting sustainable agriculture and seed diversity as well as passing on desired plant qualities from generation to generation.  

Give them a try.  I guarantee you will never eat another tomatoe from the grocery store chains again!

Eat Healthy!

Add Micro Greens to your CSA or Order

First there were Greens.  Then Baby Greens.  Now Micro Greens!  Our micro greens are noted for diverse flavors, colors, and textures.  For consumers, they offer convenience, plate appeal, and nutritional value — perfect for chefs, food enthusiasts, families, and the health conscious.  Parsley, Collard, Mustard, Cabbage, Kale, Arugala, etc...the list goes on and on.  We offer a Mild Mix and a Spicy Mix.  They absolutely are to die for.  Order now or try them with your next order.

Eat Healthy!

John