Produce

Pete & Leslie

This year, we expect another good crop of figs. Look for CSA shares to include fresh figs for several weeks in late summer as our Chicago Hardy fig tree, a reliable producer since 2010, is joined by younger Atreano and Brown Turkey fig trees coming into bearing age.

Also expected:  
basil (Italian, lemon, purple & Thai)
beans (yardlong, various pole)
beets ("Red Ace")
broccoli (Piracicaba)
Brussels sprouts
burdock root
cabbage (Chinese, Savoy, & Tronchuda)
carrots (Chantenay & Nantes)
celery ("Tango")
chard ("Bright Lights")

 

chervil
chives (garlic)
cilantro
cucumber ("Diva" slicing & Mexican sour)
daikon
dill
edamame ("Shirofumi")
eggplant (Asian & Italian miniature)
epazote
fennel (bulb)
garlic (Alan Paton's softneck, California softneck, Russian hardneck & scapes/green garlic)
kale (various)
leeks ("King Richard")
lemongrass
lettuce (various)
limebalm
lovage
maxixe
melokhiya
melons (various)
mint (chocolate peppermint & spearmint)         
mustards (various)
nasturtiums
okra (Burmese)
onions (cipollini & "Walla Walla Sweet")
oregano
pac choi
parsley (Italian flat leaf)

 

parsnips
peas (snap, "Sugar Ann" & "Sugar Snap")
peppers ("Carmen" Italian sweet & chiles)
pineapple sage 
potatoes ("All Blue", "Caribe", "Rosegold", "Swedish Peanut" & Fingerling)
quillquina
radishes (French breakfast)
rapini (Hon Tsai Tai)
rosemary
sage
salsola
savory (summer & winter)
scallions
scorzonera
shallots
sorrel
spinach
squash, winter (various)
strawberries
sweet potatoes
tarragon, French
thyme
tomatillos (green & pineapple)
tomatoes ("Chadwick" cherry, "Juliet" saladette, "Principe Borghese" drying/paste & various slicing)
turnips (purple top & salad)
zucchini/summer squash (various)