06 Jun '11, 4am

Via Localharvest.org Just lettuce. A little too hot, but it makes the garden grow.: Greetings shareholders, T...

Thank you for joining Abbe Hills Farm this season. The confidence you place in me to grow food for your families is humbling. Growing for the CSA my primary responsibility, and my workers and I do everything we possibly can to give you a good, bountiful, and fun season. The CSA always gets first harvest of everything we grow, and nearly everything that the gardens produce. To supplement my income, I do plant a little extra of a few things for sale for home preservation, or for farmers markets late in the fall, or for a couple of restaurant accounts. But mostly, if we have it, you’ll see the best of it on pickup nights. Not every CSA has this philosophy, but I feel like it’s at the heart of what Community Supported Agriculture is about. You help me by committing to a share and absorbing the financial risk of farming, and I help you by providing the very best food that I can...

Full article: http://www.localharvest.org/blog/27230/entry/just_lettuce...

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