June 17th

2014 CSA Week 3: June 17th-June 22nd
Thank you for becoming a member of our family farm! This week, look out for mixed field greenstuscan or red russian kaleyellow and green zucchini, yellow crookneck squash, red candy onionssweet white onions, and an array of fresh herbs which may include tarragon, italian basilmint or lemon basil, and sage in Traditional CSA shares. In our on-farm store, we will have the following items for your selection —  yellow zucchiniyellow crookneck squashgreen zucchinired candy onionssweet white onionstarragon,italian basil, mintlemon basilsageflower bouquetsfresh eggslocal handmade soaplocal honeyrainbow chard, and squash blossoms. Remember that your share will continue to grow and grow as the season progresses…


Important Farm Information
CSABucks Members & Members Picking Up at Fair Oaks – This week, the farm store will be open on Friday, 3-6pm, and Sunday, 12-4pm.
Traditional CSA Members—  Please don’t forget to leave an empty bag at your drop site when you come to collect your share each week so we can fill it with the next week’s share!
CSA Delivery Schedule for Traditional CSA Members — Due to high summer temperatures, CSA Shares will be available at certain designated drop sites at 6pm rather than 4pm. This change affects the following stops:  Centreville, Hollin Hills, Arlington and Cleveland Park.  The revised pick-up schedule for Traditional CSA Members is listed below.
  1. Fair Oaks Farm (23718 New Mountain Road) Aldie, VA  – Sundays from 12pm – 4pm.
  2. Centreville, VA (13814 Ashington Court) – Sundays from 6:00 pm- 8:00 pm.
  3. Alexandria, VA  (2209 White Oaks Drive) – Tuesdays from 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm.
  4. Arlington, VA (3300 North Columbus Street) – Tuesdays from 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm.
  5. Cleveland Park, DC (3708 Albermarle Street, NW) – Tuesdays from 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm.
  6. East Lynn Farm (19955 Airmont Road) Round Hill, VA – Fridays from 8:00 am – 12:00 pm.
Finally, thanks to those who dropped off food scraps for our chickens. We will gladly take more! A big thanks from the chickens themselves!
Spring Recipes
Wondering what to do with the produce in this week’s share? Check out these enticing recipes!
Click here to learn how to make a tasty grilled chicken dish with roasted kale.
Check out this simple but delicious sautéed squash and zucchini recipe.
Beat the summer heat with this refreshing blueberry mint smoothie!
Upcoming Events
Farmer’s Market Dinner- We are proud to announce that our produce is now being served atMon Ami Gabi in Reston, VA. We will be speaking at their special Farmer’s Market Dinner on June 23rd where some of our fresh produce will be served.  We would love to see you there!
Field To Plate Dinners– Our first Field To Plate Dinner has been rescheduled to June 29th due to forecasted rain. We would love to see you at this seven course tasting dinner featuring guest chefMackenzie Kitburi of Capital Taste! Click here for more information or to register.
      19955 Airmont Rd                             23718 New Mountain Rd
Round Hill, VA 20141                                 Aldie, VA 20105
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