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Wild Roots Farm: Community Supported Agriculture

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Wild Roots Farm
Amy and Wes Gillingham
669 Cattail Road
Livingston Manor, NY 12758

June 29, 2002

Farm News

We are all keeping busy here! Much of the planting is done and the field is filling out and looks beautiful and lush. This is the season for leafy greens and big salads. If you're not sure how to cook them, try putting them in an egg omlette with cheese, green onions and/or mushrooms. Dark leafy greens are very nutritious and loaded with vitamins and minerals.

"On the bright side, there are lots of initiatives locally and around the world - CSA's and community gardens among them - where people are attempting to go beyond just one person, one farm, to really make a community that works and whose food system works."

Today's Vegetables

  • swiss chard
  • garlic scapes
  • lettuce
  • broccoli raab
  • arugula
  • green onions

Family Share includes:

  • dill
  • kohlrabi
  • red-ribbed dandelion

Reminder: July 14, from 10-5, is our annual "Hands in the Soil" workday for everyone to attend. Come and meet the farmers, interns, other members and the giant pine tree that blesses our field. Bring a bag lunch, lots to drink and a swimsuit.