Farmers' Market Report April 25, 2014


Temecula Sweet Honey Onion
Grower: Crows Pass

Description: Temecula Honey onion is classified as a super sweet onion that is similar in flavor to the Maui or Vidalia varieties. Grown in Temecula, California this onion has the ideal climate to produce high sugar levels, with a Brix reading of 10. The Temecula Honey spring onion has large green leaf tops comparable to the leek. As the name suggests, the Temecula Honey onion offers a very sweet flavor and becomes a golden color as it matures.
 

 THE FARMS:

 

Coastal Organics- Carpinteria, CA

  • Pink turnips
  • White turnips
  • Radish- Black,
  • Mixed baby lettuces
  • Baby broccoli
  • Arugula
  • Round Orbit Carrots

Rutiz – Arroyo Grande, CA

  • Fennel
  • Sugar Snap Peas
  • English Peas
  • sierra gold potatoes
  • Green Garlic
  • Celery Root
  • Jerry’s Berries
  • Fava Beans
  • Bloomsdale Spinach
  • Spring Onions

Rancho Del Sol – Fallbrook, CA

  • Meyer Lemons
  • Gold Nugget Tangerines
  • Moro Blood Oranges

Garcia Organic Farm – Fallbrook, CA

  • Avocados
  • Meiwa Kumquats
  • Meyer Lemons
  • Gold Nugget Tangerines
  • Page Tangerines

Fallbrook Free Range Duck Farm – Fallbrook, CA

  • Duck Eggs….ducks are molting, egg production in lower volumes

Coleman Family Farm – Carpinteria, CA

  • Herbs
  • Black Kale
  • Lettuces
  • Chamomile
  • Snap Peas
  • Stinging Nettles
  • Radishes
  • Green Garlic
  • Coriander Flowers
  • Borage Flowers

Mike and Son Egg Ranch – Ontario, CA

  • Brown Eggs

Pudwill Farm – Nipomo, CA

  • Blackberries
  • Blueberries
  • Raspberries
  • Mulberries

Tutti Frutti – Santa Barbara County and Carpenteria

  • Purple Carrots
  • Leeks
  • Torpedo onions
  • Purple Turnips
  • English Peas

Weiser Family Farm – Bakersfield, CA

  • Russian Banana Potatoes
  • Peewee Mix Potatoes…..gapping for 3 weeks

Yasutomi Farm – Pico Rivera, CA

  • Baby Bok Choy
  • Baby Celery
  • Japanese cucumbers
  • Shisito Peppers

McGrath Farms – Oxnard, CA

  • Red, Orange, and Yellow baby carrots
  • Wild Arugula
  • Mizuna
  • Red Mustard Frill
  • Jaime Farms – CA

  • Cauliflower
  • Brussels Sprouts
  • Arugula
  • Daikon radish blossoms
  • Radish-fb radish, easter radish
  • White beets
  • Red butter lettuce
  • lollo rossa

Be Wise Ranch – Escondido, CA

  • green leaf
  • red leaf
  • romaine
  • Fennel
  • Kale- green, dino, and red
  • dandelion greens
  • spring mix
  • arugula
  • collard greens
  • Beets- red, gold, chiogga
  • Strawberries
  • Bok choy
  • Green cabbage
  • Chard- Rbow, Red, and Green
  • Carrots
  • Zucchini

Polito – Valley Center, CA

  • Valencia oranges
  • Oro blanco grapefruit
  • Blood Oranges
  • Meyer Lemons
  • Tango Tangerines
  • Primavera Tangerines

Schaner

  • Hen eggs
  • Shallots
  • Sage Flowers
  • Beets

Lee Farms – Reedley, CA

  • Gold Nuggets
  • Cara Cara Oranges
  • White Peaches

Life’s a Choke

  • Asparagus – Small and Large
  • Baby Artichokes – Green and Purple
  • Lyon Artichokes

 Tamai

  • Strawberries
  • Thumbelina carrots

Kong Thao Farms

  • Sprouting collard greens
  • Green garlic
  • Garlic Scapes
  • Pea Tendrils
  • Sugar snaps
  • Persian Mulberries

Fitzgerald Farms

  • Carmen Miranda Nectarines

Murray Family Farms

  •  Brooks Cherries
  • Sequoia Cherries
  • Rainier Cherries
  • Apricots
  • Yellow Peaches

Crows Pass

  • Red Torpedo Onions
  • Temecula Honey Spring Onions