CSA Pickup Fourteen

IF CSA Pickup Fourteen for Wednesday August 30

Cook Field 3:30-5:30

This week’s box will include:

  • Tomatoes (Slicers)
  • Tomatoes (Cherry)
  • Hot & Sweet Peppers
  • Summer Squash
  • Watermelon
  • Beets
  • Garlic
  • Chard
  • Parsley
  • Green beans hopefully

Remember to bring your forms and checks to subscribe for the Fall CSA.  Subscriptions are beginning to come in and our maximum number of subscribers is 60 this semester.  Also, invite any friends who might be interested to stop by during pick up time.  We will have extra watermelon.

Recipe:  Watermelon Smoothie

  • 1 1/2 cup fresh watermelon cut in cubes (remove seeds)
  • 1 cup frozen strawberries
  • 1 banana
  • 1 cup ice
  • 1 cup water  (you can substitute unsweetened almond milk for a smoother texture and flavor)
  • 1 lime juiced
  • 1 tbsp chia seeds (optional)

Add all ingredients to a blender and blend until creamy and smooth, add more water to thin or more ice to thicken. Adjust seasonings as needed, adding more lime for tartness, more banana for sweetness, or more watermelon to intensify the watermelon flavor.