CSA 2023 week 10

CSA 2023 week 10: Summer begins

You may have noticed a distinct lack of updates on the CSA boxes during June. It’s not that the boxes stopped – our farmers at Beaverland Farms in Detroit have been steadily supplying us with fantastic produce! Just look at some of the boxes in past weeks, and then I’ll tell you all about CSA 2023 week 10.

CSA 2023 week 6  CSA 2023 week 7  CSA 2023 week 9

You can see the progression of the season from the abundance of leafy greens in the spring, through the first of the peas and early turnips, on to garlic scapes, and – this week – the first cucumber, the first onions. July 1 marked week 10 of our CSA distributions, and this week the box held:

CSA 2023 week 10

  • kale
  • beets
  • mixed lettuce
  • garlic scapes
  • sugar snap peas
  • carrots
  • onions
  • cucumber

The abundance of fresh carrots has been a special delight; they make a great snack with hummus. I expect I’ll make a variation with white beans and garlic scapes. Let’s see, what might I do with the goodies from CSA 2023 week 10?

Follow the season with me, and I’ll show off my CSA box, including ideas of how I might use all the good stuff. Feel free to comment or ask questions!