Farmers' Market Report September 14, 2012

Warren Pears
Grower: Frog Hollow Farms

Description: The Warren Pear is the perfectly crafted composition of its parentage. Its appearance, though less than perfect (its skin slightly scarred by nature) is quintessential: bulbous, yet bell-shaped, sun-kissed with tones of earth, sun and clay and dotted with bronze freckles hinting at the fruit’s ripeness. Each visual element is simply a precursor to the fruit’s finest qualities. The fruit is semi-firm to the touch and the flesh of the fruit is soft, but not too tender, succulent enough to exude juices, aromatic and candy-sweet but not cloying with complex undertones of vanilla, honey and spice. ……..<<Read more about this item>>

THE FARMS:

Polito Farms – Escondido, CA

  • Oro Blanco Grapefruit
  • Primavera Tangerines

Rutiz – Arroyo Grande, CA

  • Rainbow Chard
  • Leeks
  • Romano Beans
  • Baby Broccoli
  • Blue Lake Beans
  • Sierra Gold Potatoes
  • Fennel
  • Herbs – Itl Parsley, Rosemary, Mint, Thyme, Oregano, Sage
  • Black Kale
  • Jerry’s Salad Mix
  • Bloomsdale Spinach
  • Tomatillos
  • Persian Shelling Beans
  • Purslane

Coastal Organics – Camarillo, CA

  • Asst Baby Lettuce
  • Mixed Cherry Tomatoes
  • Mixed Heirloom Tomatoes

Rancho Del Sol – Fallbrook, CA

  • Meyer Lemons
  • Honey Nugget Tangerines
  • White (Green) Figs- large, beautiful, and sweet!

Garcia Organic Farm – Fallbrook, CA

  • Avocados
  • Pixie Tangerines

Schaner Farm – Valley Center, CA

  • Hen Eggs

Ramona Duck Farm – Ramona, CA

  • Duck Eggs

Beylik Family Farms – Fillmore, CA

  • Japanese Tomatoes
  • Yellow Tomatoes
  • Persian Cucumbers

Coleman Family Farm – Carpinteria, CA

  • Freckles Lett
  • Sierra Lett
  • Treviso
  • Frisee
  • Pirat Lettuce
  • Pirella Lettuce
  • Deer Tongue Lettuce
  • Broccoli Spigarello
  • Padron Peppers
  • Shisito Peppers
  • French Sorrel
  • Escarole
  • Herbs – Thyme, Bay Leaf, Sage Flowers, Rosemary, Tarragon, Savory, Sage, Choc Mint,
  • Sunchokes

Rancho La Vina

  • Walnut Oil
  • Walnuts

Mike and Son Egg Ranch – Ontario, CA

  • Brown Eggs

Pudwill Farm – Nipomo, CA

  • Blackberrries
  • Blueberries
  • Raspberries
  • Mission Figs
  • Black Currants

Tutti Frutti – Santa Barbara County and Carpenteria

  • Bell Peppers
  • Zucchini
  • Broccoli
  • Cauliflower
  • Sungold Cherry Tomatoes
  • Mixed Heirloom Hothouse Tomatoes
  • Acorn Squash
  • Kabocha Squash
  • Spaghetti Squash

Weiser Family Farm – Bakersfield, CA

  • Peewee Mix Potatoes
  • Ozette Potatoes
  • Melons- Charentais, Baby French, Ogen, Sugar Queen, Sugar Cube
  • Bunch Mixed Carrots
  • Mixed Heirloom Eggplant

Flora Bella

  • Early Girl Tomatoes
  • Lemon Cucumbers
  • St Pierre Tomatoes
  • Padron Peppers
  • Purslane
  • Mizuna
  • Sweet 100 tomatoes
  • Tomatillos
  • Arugula
  • Cipollini Onions by the bunch
  • Indigo Rose Tomatoes

Yasutomi Farm – Pico Rivera, CA

  • Baby Bok Choy
  • Baby Celery

McGrath Farms – Oxnard, CA

  • Pearl White Onions
  • Pearl Red Onions
  • Baby French Beans – Green, Purple, and Yellow
  • Shelling Beans – Jacobs Cattle, Calypso, Cannelini, Tongue on Fire, Lima, Rattlesnake
  • Mixed Baby Carrots –  Orange, Yellow, and Red
  • Baby Corn
  • Zephyr Squash

Jaime Farms – CA

  • Celery
  • Bell Peppers – Green, Red, & Purple
  • Bunched Walla Walla Onions
  • Mixed Heirloom Eggplant (small sized)
  • mini mixed peppers
  • Strawberries
  • mini yellow watermelons

JJ Lone Daughter Ranch

  • Hass Avocados
  • Fuerte Avocados
  • Valencia Oranges
  • Ruby Red Grapefruit

Windrose – Santa Barbara, CA

  • Herbs- Chives, Marjoram, Mint, Thyme, Rosemary, Savory
  • Gravenstein Apples
  • Red Gravenstein Apples
  • Crab Apples
  • Belle De Boskoop Apples
  • Mutsu Apples
  • Jonagold Apples
  • Jonathan Apples
  • Kidds Red Orange

Be Wise Ranch- Escondido, CA

  • Herbs – Cilantro, Curly Parsley, Italian Parsley, Dill
  • Kale – Dino, Red, & Green
  • Chard- Rainbow, Red, & Green
  • Heirloom Tomatoes- Cherokee, Brandywine, Green Zebra, Marvel Stripe, Persimmon, White Wonder
  • Zucchini and Zephyr Squash
  • Grape Tomatoes
  • Cherry Tomatoes

Go Green Agriculture – San Diego, CA

  • Hydroponic Butter Lettuce – 12ct clams and 20ct bulk packs
  • Red Hydroponic Butter Lettuce

Stehly Farms Organics – San Diego, CA

  • Hass Avocados
  • Valencia Oranges

Penryn

  • Kosui Asian Pears
  • Hosui Asian Pears
  • Cho Juro Asian Pears
  • Kikusui Asain Pears

Raven Hill Orchard – Julian, CA

  • Empire Apples
  • Jonathan Apples

Frog Hollow Farms

  • Warren Pears
  • Emerald Beaut Pluots
  • Flavor King Pluots
  • Hosui Asian Pears

 
 

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