Farmers' Market Report February 8, 2013

Pencil Asparagus
Grower: Life’s a Choke

Description: Pencil asparagus are varieties that are cultivated and harvested young specifically for their thin, tender spears. Their stems are pistachio green capped with purple- green cruciferous tree-shaped tips. They have a sweeter and more delicate grassy flavor than their more mature counterparts. Cooked pencil asparagus develop notes of toasted almonds, artichoke and butter. .  ……..<<Read more about this item>>

THE FARMS:

 

Rutiz – Arroyo Grande, CA

  • Wild Surrey Arugula
  • Celery Root
  • Brussel Sprouts
  • Carrots
  • Squash- green kabocha, spaghetti squash, hubbard, delicata, sweet dumpling

Rancho Del Sol – Fallbrook, CA

  • Meyer Lemons
  • Sorrento Lemons
  • Kishu Tangerines
  • Satsuma Mandarins
  • Cara Cara Oranges

Garcia Organic Farm – Fallbrook, CA

  • Avocados
  • Kumquats
  • Oro Blanco grapefruit
  • Cocktail grapefruit
  • Page Tangerines

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
  • Black Kale
  • Pea tendrils
  • Radish- Shunkyo, Easter Egg, French Breakfast

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

  • Green Beans
  • Leeks
  • Red Torpedo onions
  • English Peas
  • Snap peas

Weiser Family Farm – Bakersfield, CA

  • All red potatoes
  • Purple potatoes
  • German Butterball potatoes
  • Crosne
  • Peewee Mix Potatoes

Flora Bella

  • Rapini
  • Stinging Nettles
  • Baby Rutabaga
  • Collard Greens
  • Cardoons
  • Baby Purple Turnips
  • Baby White Turnip
  • Mizuna
  • Red Mustard Greens
  • German Butterball Potatoes
  • Arugula

Yasutomi Farm – Pico Rivera, CA

  • Baby Bok Choy
  • Baby Celery

McGrath Farms – Oxnard, CA

  • Mixed Baby Carrots –  Orange, Yellow, and Red
  • Red young onions
  • Wild Arugula
  • Rapini
  • Pea Tendrils
  • Green Okami Spinach

Jaime Farms – CA

  • Celery
  • FB radish
  • Strawberries
  • Chards- Rainbow, Red, and Green

Windrose – Santa Barbara, CA

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

Coastal Organics

  • Black Kale
  • Lambs Quarter
  • Mixed Baby Lettuce
  • Red Chard
  • Green Chard
  • Fennel
  • Spinach
  • Arugula
  • Pink turnips
  • Red carrots
  • NAnte carrots
  • Baby broccoli
  • Red beets

 

 
 

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