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Accepting New Members for 2016

Ready to enjoy weekly installments of fresh produce? Join us for the upcoming CSA season. We offer large and small share options. Each week our boxes contain a seasonally rotating variety of greens, vegetables, and fruit harvested fresh from our farm. Pick up your box at one of our drop sites in Ely or Babbitt or on-site at the farm. Contact us to become a member of Northern Delicious CSA in 2016.

Clockwise from top left: kale, radishes, arugula, turnips, garlic scapes, lettuce, and cilantro.
An early-season CSA box with kale, radishes, arugula, turnips, garlic scapes, lettuce, and cilantro.

Week 12 CSA Box Preview

This week we expect to have:

Greens – Lettuce, Sage

In-Season Vegetables – Beet, Rutabaga, Broccoli, Sweet Peppers, Hot Peppers, Tomatoes, and Cucumbers

Here is last week’s box:

clockwise from upper left: arugula, tomatoes, basil, broccoli, swiss chard, cucumbers, corn, carrots, honeydew melon, acorn squash, potatoes, lettuce, raddichio, leeks, and cauliflower
Clockwise from upper left: arugula, tomatoes, basil, broccoli, swiss chard, cucumbers, corn, carrots, honeydew melon, acorn squash, potatoes, lettuce, raddichio, leeks, and cauliflower

 

Week 11 CSA Box Preview

This week we expect to have:

Greens – Lettuce, Kale and/or Chard, and Arugula

In-Season Vegetables – Potatoes, Leeks, Tomatoes, Cauliflower and Broccoli, Winter Squash

Here is last week’s box:

Clockwise from upper left: beets, beans, tomatoes, leaf lettuce, onions, celery, cucumbers, iceberg lettuce, cauliflower, cilantro, sweet peppers, hot peppers, and eggplant.
Clockwise from upper left: beets, beans, tomatoes, leaf lettuce, onions, celery, cucumbers, iceberg lettuce, cauliflower, cilantro, sweet peppers, hot peppers, and eggplant.

Week 10 CSA Box Preview

Here are a few things we expect to have this week:

Greens – Lettuce, Swiss Chard

In-Season Vegetables – Tomatoes, Eggplant, Beets, Cauliflower, Green Beans, Peppers

We’ve been out standing in the field lately. Here is last week’s box:

Clockwise from upper left: iceberg lettuce, arugula, peas, parsley, zucchini, rutabaga and potatoes, green and yellow beans, cucumbers, tomatoes, and sweet peppers
Clockwise from upper left: iceberg lettuce, arugula, peas, parsley, zucchini, rutabaga and potatoes, green and yellow beans, cucumbers, tomatoes, and sweet peppers

And the week before:

Clockwise from upper left: green and yellow zucchini, leaf lettuce, kale, carrots, green beans, broccoli, cucumbers, sweet peppers, tomatoes, onions, cilantro, and hot peppers
Clockwise from upper left: green and yellow zucchini, leaf lettuce, kale, carrots, green beans, broccoli, cucumbers, sweet peppers, tomatoes, onions, cilantro, and hot peppers

 

 

 

 

 

Week 7 CSA Preview

This week we expect to have

Greens – Lettuce, Kale, and Spinach

In-Season Vegetables – Zucchini, Cucumbers, Beets, Broccoli, Cabbage and Tomatoes

Here’s what the high tunnel looks like right now:

Left to right: tomato/sweet pepper combination rows, cucumbers, hot peppers and eggplants.
Left to right: tomato/sweet pepper combination rows, cucumbers, hot peppers and eggplants.

 

 

Week 6 CSA Box Preview

This week the heat loving plants are making the most of the hot days and warm nights. We expect to have:

Greens – Lettuce, Basil, and Kale

In-Season Vegetables – Broccoli, Zucchini, Snap and Snow Peas, Garlic, and hopefully Cucumbers

Here is last week’s box:

Clockwise from upper left: beets, mini romaine lettuce, spinach, peas, leaf lettuce, Thai basil, fennel, garlic, and green peppers
Clockwise from upper left: beets, mini romaine lettuce, spinach, peas, leaf lettuce, Thai basil, fennel, garlic, and green peppers

 

Week 5 CSA Box Preview

This week we expect to have:

Greens – Lettuce and Basil

In-Season Vegetables – Snap Peas, Fennel, and more Garlic

Here is last week’s box:

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clockwise from top left: swiss chard, kale, peas, strawberries, green leaf lettuce, garlic, cilantro, red and green butterhead lettuce

 

 

 

 

 

Week 4 CSA Box Preview

This week we expect to have:

Greens – several varieties of Lettuce, and possibly more Kale

Herbs – Cilantro, Oregano, and more Basil

In-Season Vegetables – Snap Peas and Swiss Chard (is it a green? is it a vegetable? you decide…)

Fruit – More Strawberries!

Here is last week’s box:

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clockwise from top left: kale, turnips, basil, sage, strawberries, red butterhead lettuce, and arugula