Farmers' Market Report November 30, 2012

Crosne
Grower: Weiser Family Farm

Description: The crosne, pronounced “crone”, is an Asian member of the mint family, Labiatae, know for its edible and unusual-shaped tubers. Described as looking like a string of mutant, spiral pearls. Usually about two inches or more in length and about one-half inch in diameter, crosnes have a crunchy texture and earthy flavor. Similar to a Jerusalem artichoke in taste, crosne offers a vague, nutty sweetness reminiscent of jicama. ……..<<Read more about this item>>

THE FARMS:

 

Rutiz – Arroyo Grande, CA

  • Leeks
  • Baby Broccoli
  • Sugar Pie Pumpkins
  • Celery Root
  • Celery
  • Blue Lake Beans
  • Sierra Gold Potatoes
  • Fennel
  • Herbs – Itl Parsley, Rosemary, Mint, Thyme, Oregano, Sage
  • Black Kale
  • Jicama
  • Brussel Sprouts
  • Beets
  • Squash- green kabocha, spaghetti squash, hubbard, delicata, sweet dumpling

Rancho Del Sol – Fallbrook, CA

  • Meyer Lemons
  • Buddhas Hand
  • Yuzu Limes
  • Sorrento Lemons

Garcia Organic Farm – Fallbrook, CA

  • Avocados

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
  • French Sorrel
  • Escarole
  • Herbs – Thyme, Bay Leaf, Sage Flowers, Rosemary, Tarragon, Savory, Sage, Choc Mint,

Rancho La Vina

  • Walnut Oil
  • Walnuts

Mike and Son Egg Ranch – Ontario, CA

  • Brown Eggs

Pudwill Farm – Nipomo, CA

  • Blackberries
  • Blueberries
  • Raspberries

Tutti Frutti – Santa Barbara County and Carpenteria

  • Bell Peppers
  • Zucchini
  • Acorn Squash
  • Kabocha Squash
  • Spaghetti Squash
  • Dumpling Squash
  • Peppers- Lipstick, Habanero, Jalapeno

Weiser Family Farm – Bakersfield, CA

  • Peewee Mix Potatoes
  • Ozette Potatoes
  • Bunch Mixed Carrots
  • Butternut Squash
  • Confection Squash
  • Bunch Carrots – White, Purple, Nante
  • Crosne

Flora Bella

  • Spigarello
  • Red Russian Kale
  • Purslane
  • Mizuna
  • Fresh Green Olives
  • German Butterball Potatoes
  • Butternut Squash
  • Arugula
  • Stinging Nettles

Yasutomi Farm – Pico Rivera, CA

  • Baby Bok Choy
  • Baby Celery

McGrath Farms – Oxnard, CA

  • Pearl White Onions
  • Red Kuri Squash
  • Mixed Baby Carrots –  Orange, Yellow, and Red
  • Baby Corn
  • Butternut Squash
  • Pea Tendrils
  • Green Okami Spinach

Jaime Farms – CA

  • Celery
  • Bunch Beets- White, Red, Striped, and Gold
  • White Bunch Turnips
  • Yellow Bunch Turnips

Windrose – Santa Barbara, CA

  • Herbs- Chives, Marjoram, Mint, Thyme, Rosemary, Savory
  • Hauer Pippin Apples
  • French Leeks
  • Scarlett Nantes

Go Green Agriculture – San Diego, CA

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

Penryn

  • 20th Century Asian Pears
  • Maru Persimmons
  • Tsurunoko Persimmons
  • Fuyu Persimmons
  • Pineapple Guava

Frog Hollow Farms

  • Warren Pears
  • Golden Russet Bosc

 
 

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