5 Reasons to Join a CSA!

1. You get fresher, healthier fruits and vegetables! Most fruits and vegetables in stores are picked, packaged, loaded, shipped, unloaded, and put on shelves before they reach you. This process can take a couple weeks, and to make sure the produce gets to you; they are usually sprayed or coated in chemicals to prolong shelf…

Kale Chips

These are an extremely simple, but very satisfying snack. My entire family likes them, and they are a great substitute to the more traditional potato chip. Let me show you how to make them! 3. Tear the leaves into chip sized pieces. I found that three inch pieces worked well, but any size should work….

Pan Cooked Garlic Scapes

Garlic scapes are a flower/seed head that grow off garlic plants in early summer. We cut them off, so that the garlic plant can put more energy into growing the bulb. They can be hard to find, but definitely worth trying if you can manage to track some down. This recipe is surprisingly simple, and…

Wild Leek and Gnocchi Soup

I consider leeks to be one of those vegetables that just screams, spring. It’s one of the first things to appear in the woods, when everything else is still sleeping under the frost. You know what else screams spring? Soup! The weather is still cool, and a nice warm bowl of soup is just the…

Can I start planting now?

I have really started getting that itch to do some physical work. A person can only look through so many seed catalogs before the need to get up off the couch is un-ignorable.But the two and a half feet of snow outside are a constant reminder (Or maybe torment? Still debating.) of the fact that…

My First Blog Post

Hey! My name’s Morgan Leeson. I know what you’re thinking. “What’s this kid doing here, where’s the farmer?” Well I’m here to tell you that I’m actually the one handling the fruits and vegetables from start to finish. I started farming at O and E Farm in 2020, when the farm owners (the wonderful Eacker…