Farmers' Market Report June 28, 2013

Honeyloupe Melons
Grower: Munak Family Farm

Description: The Honeyloupe is a sweet, high sugar content melon that takes the best characteristics of its parent fruits. Its rind is pale yellow lime, netless and smooth like a honeydew, whereas its flesh is coral orange, succulent and floral sweet, typical of a Cantaloupe. Average weight for ripe Honeyloupe melons range three to five pounds.
 

 THE FARMS:

 

Fitzgerald Farms- Reedley, CA

  • Yellow Peaches
  • Yellow Nectarines
  • White Nectarines
  • White peaches
  • Low acid yellow peaches
  • Elgin Marble Apricots
  • Saturn Peaches
  • Plums- Pastel and dark

Murray Family Farms- Bakersfield, CA

  • Seedless Concord Grapes
  • Summer Muscat Grapes
  • Black grapes
  • Cherriums

Gloria Tamai

  • Black cherry tomatoes
  • Red Cherry Tomatoes
  • Yellow Cherry Tomatoes

Rutiz – Arroyo Grande, CA

  • Blue lake beans
  • fennel
  • arugula
  • leeks
  • baby broccoli
  • sierra gold potatoes

Rancho Del Sol – Fallbrook, CA

  • Meyer Lemons
  • Sorrento Lemons

Garcia Organic Farm – Fallbrook, CA

  • Avocados
  • Oro Blanco grapefruit

Ramona Duck Farm – Ramona, CA

  • Duck Eggs

Beylik Family Farms – Fillmore, CA

  • Japanese Tomatoes
  • Yellow Tomatoes
  • Persian Cucumbers

Coleman Family Farm – Carpinteria, CA

  • Herbs
  • Baby broccoli
  • Black Kale
  • 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
  • Gold Raspberries
  • Wild Strawberries

Tutti Frutti – Santa Barbara County and Carpenteria

  • Heirloom Tomatoes

Weiser Family Farm – Bakersfield, CA

  • All red potatoes
  • Purple potatoes
  • Peewee Mix Potatoes
  • Red Thumb Potatoes

Flora Bella

  • FB radish
  • santa Rosa plum
  • Anna apple
  • green gage plum
  • Lemon cucumbers
  • german butterball
  • shisito peppers
  • Padron peppers

Yasutomi Farm – Pico Rivera, CA

  • Baby Bok Choy
  • Baby Celery
  • Mizuna
  • Upland cress
  • Onion Chives
  • Japanese Cucumber
  • Komatsuna
  • Daikon

McGrath Farms – Oxnard, CA

  • Mixed Baby Carrots –  Orange, Yellow, and Red
  • Red young onions
  • White Scallions
  • White Beets
  • Forono Red Beets
  • zephyr squash
  • Calypso beans
  • Cranberry Beans
  • Black Kale
  • Red torpedo onions
  • Jaime Farms – CA

  • Rainbow Chard
  • Purple Scallion
  • Purple Pearl Onions
  • White Pearl Onions
  • FB Radish
  • Easter Radish
  • Peppers- Banana, Hungarian Wax, and Anaheim
  • Cucumbers- Lemon and Persian
  • Baby Roma Tomatoes
  • Windrose – Santa Barbara, CA

  • Herbs-  Marjoram, Thyme, Rosemary
  • French leeks
  • Garlic varieties
  • Heirloom squashes- Romanesco, Bianca, and Striata

Be Wise Ranch

  • arugula
  • red beets
  • green leaf
  • red leaf
  • romaine
  • radishes
  • carrots
  • collards
  • dandelion greens
  • red dandelion greens
  • kale- dino, green, and red
  • spring mix
  • cucumbers
  • Parsley
  • Squash- zephyr, crookneck, eightball, zucchini
  • Tomatoes- Cherry, grape, heirloom mix

Woods Valley Rhubarb Ranch

  • Rhubarb

Polito

  • Sweet lemon
  • Eureka Lemon
  • Primavera Tangerine
  • Oro Blanco

Regier Family Farms

  • white peaches
  • yellow peaches

Life’s a Choke

  • Baby Green Artichokes
  • Baby Purple Artichokes
  • Cauliflower
  • Asparagus
  • Lyon Artichokes

Jimenez

  • Romano beans

Munak

  • Rocky Sweet Melons
  • Ambrosia Melons
  • Honeyloupe Melons