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What’s in the Share and at the Market 7/21

Welcome to our new members this week – we are so glad to have you! 

Summer holidays – if you are traveling, don’t forget to put your shares on hold. Just a reminder – our CSA vacation is August 11th and 18th – there will NOT be any CSA those weeks. Please mark your calendars and make arrangements to feed your family if you are not on vacation those weeks. We hope you are loving the glorious abundance of summer fruit!!

Home Delivery – Richmond home delivery – your delivery day is WEDNESDAY.

Cooler Bins/Porch Pirates – Please try to have a cooler or bin out with ice for delivery people to leave your share in – some of you still do not have one out for us. With warmer temps, this will preserve your share, especially more delicate items. The bin method tucked away from your door (let us know where you want it) also helps to disguise your share if porch pirates roam your neighborhood looking for opportune booty – we have occasionally had shares stolen and we find this method an effective deterrant.

Below is the preview menu, subject to change. Reminder – if something is wrong with your share/delivery, let us know right away so we can remedy it for you!

Happy Cooking and Eating!

~ Suzi

PRODUCE – Produce is from Flores Family Farm (George, Omar and family) Hague; , Va unless otherwise indicated.

FRUIT share – We are really rocking the fruit now!

  • Blackberries  
  • Blueberries 
  • Peaches

MEATS –

  • smoked Trout – build a charcuterie tray around it
  • Ground Beef
  • sausage patties

BREAD

Prairie Grain Mix

DAIRY

Cheese – fresh mozzarella – y.u.m. 

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Lincoln Now – More than Food with Mark + Suzi Lilly of Farm to Family

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We were profiled in this lovely writeup from Lincoln Now back in December, when they were on their roadtrip in the Fall. They had a sharp red Navigator, which we were happy to fill up with a Grab and Go box and there was lots of room for pumpkins and squash.

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BusFarm FUNdraising Field Day – June 27, 2015

BUSFARM FIELD DAY

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 …Growing Forward!

Join us Saturday, June 27th

for a day of volunteerism, food and fun!

 

All Proceeds Benefit our

501 (c) 3 Non-Profit BusFarm

BusFarm's Urban Farm

8am-9am: Yoga in the garden – Bring a mat or towel

9:15am: Nia class with SarahMax

9am-12pm: Volunteer Activities, Breakfast, Kid Friendly

Bring: garden tools, water bottle, hat, sunscreen

12pm-5pm

Local Vendors, Tastings, Product Demos

Water Kefir Workshop (includes grains) $10

Worm Workshop – $10 suggested donation

Intro to Essential Oils – Summertime Remedies – $5 suggested donation

Other Workshops Pending

Music

Children’s Activities, Games + Races

Raffle/Auction

Potluck

Donation Jar (Checks payable to: BusFarm, Inc.)

1:30pm-3:30pm Mr. Leonard’s knife sharpening (bring your knives + tools!)

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817 Mechanicsville Turnpike

Richmond, VA 23223

804-767-8570

www.thefarmbus.com

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