Raspberries from last month have all been picked but there is a new crop just starting so the supply will be limited until they get ripe.
Blueberries are hit hard by japanese beetles, up to 25 % loss. These berries will probably be finished by month’s end.
Lettuce is doing poorly in this heat. Very limited or no supply.
Onions are starting to mature.
Peas are fading and this will be their last week.
Cherry tomatoes are starting to ripen.
Anybody can order from Ledge Top Farm. You do not have to be a CSA member.
To Order through this newsletter or go to ledgetopfarm.com and click on available produce to see what’s growing this week. Email or text your order.
I do not keep items out on the farm stand, but when you place an order it will be on the stand waiting for your pick up. For non-CSA members Cash or check can be put in the cash box. For change, I would have to be there so that not the best way in these times. When I confirm your order I will tell you the exact amount. It’s a contactless exchange.
CSA sign-ups are open again during July. You can extend your membership or sign up new with an application. The flexible plan allows you to get what you want when you want. There are no minimums.
Please submit your orders as a list. One line per item. This helps me not miss items.
Ledge Top Farm will represented be at 4 markets this week.
Merrimack on Wednesday 3-6 PM, at the Vault Storage, at the edge of the property.
Peterborough at the Community Center, Wednesday, 3-6pm.
Francestown at the Town Center, 4-7PM Friday.
Milford at the Good Mojo university front lot, 10-1 pm Saturday.
No mask no service at farmers markets. Let’s keep everyone safe.
Here’s what growing:
|Arugula $4 per bunch|
|Basil $4 per bunch|
|Beans , yellow $2 for 8 ounces|
|Beans, green $2 for 8 ounces|
|Beets $4 per bunch|
|Blueberries $3 per box|
|Carrots $3 per bunch|
|Celery $4 per bunch|
|Collards $4 per bunch|
|Cucumber, salad type $3 per pound|
|Cucumber, slicers $1 each|
|Garlic $1 per ounce or $16 per pound|
|Kale $4 per bunch|
|Lettuce $3 each|
|Lettuce, baby $4 per bunch|
|Mint $3 per bunch|
|Onions, Scallions $3 per bunch
Onions, red $3 per pound
|Peas shell, $5 per box|
|Peas, snap $5 per box|
|Radishes $3 per bunch|
|Raspberries $4 per box|
|Squash yellow $3 per pound|
|Swiss chard $4 per bunch|
|Tomatoes $4 per bunch|
|Zucchini $ 3 per pound|