CSA Week 13: Aug. 2 and 4, 2021

This week’s box:

SMALL SHARE

  • 1 dozen eggs from Canning Farm in King George County
  • 1 cucumber from Steve Minter Farm in King George County
  • 1 green pepper from Steve Minter Farm
  • 1 “butter baby” (miniature butternut squash) from Steve Minter Farm
  • 2 jalapeño peppers from Steve Minter Farm
  • 2 quarts tomatoes from Steve Minter Farm
  • 2 quarts Snead’s Farm peaches
  • 4 ears Snead’s Farm sweet corn

Pick-your-own opportunities this week:

  • 1 dozen cut-your-own sunflowers, to be picked at Snead’s Farm on Wednesday, Aug. 4, between 10 a.m. and 5 p.m.
  • 1 half-pint raspberries, to be picked at Snead’s Farm on Wednesday, Aug. 4, between 10 a.m. and noon.

Total retail value of goods in this week’s box: $56

Total value of goods distributed so far this year: $904.50

FULL SHARE

  • 1 dozen eggs from Canning Farm in King George County
  • 1 cucumber from Steve Minter Farm in King George County
  • 2 green peppers from Steve Minter Farm
  • 2 “butter babies” (miniature butternut squash) from Steve Minter Farm
  • 4 jalapeño peppers from Steve Minter Farm
  • 3 quarts tomatoes from Steve Minter Farm
  • 2 quarts Snead’s Farm peaches
  • 1 bushel Snead’s Farm sweet corn

Pick-your-own opportunities this week:

  • 1 dozen cut-your-own sunflowers, to be picked at Snead’s Farm on Wednesday, Aug. 4, between 10 a.m. and 5 p.m.
  • 1 half-pint raspberries, to be picked at Snead’s Farm on Wednesday, Aug. 4, between 10 a.m. and noon.

Total retail value of goods in this week’s box: $83

Total value of goods distributed so far this year: $1,316

Kitchen Ideas

CSA Week 12: July 26 and 28, 2021

This week’s box:

SMALL SHARE

  • 1 dozen eggs from Canning Farm in King George County
  • 1 green pepper from Steve Minter Farm in King George County
  • 1 eggplant from Steve Minter Farm
  • 2 banana peppers from Steve Minter Farm
  • 2 quarts tomatoes from Steve Minter Farm
  • 2 quarts Snead’s Farm peaches
  • 4 ears Snead’s Farm sweet corn
  • 2 Snead’s Farm watermelons

Pick-your-own opportunities this week:

  • 1 dozen cut-your-own sunflowers, to be picked at Snead’s Farm on Wednesday, July 28, between 10 a.m. and 5 p.m.
  • 1 half-pint raspberries, to be picked at Snead’s Farm on Wednesday, July 28, between 10 a.m. and noon.

Total retail value of goods in this week’s box: $68

Total value of goods distributed so far this year: $848.50

FULL SHARE

  • 2 dozen eggs from Canning Farm in King George County
  • 2 green peppers from Steve Minter Farm in King George County
  • 1 eggplant from Steve Minter Farm
  • 4 banana peppers from Steve Minter Farm
  • 3 quarts tomatoes from Steve Minter Farm
  • 1 half-bushel box Snead’s Farm peaches
  • 1 bushel Snead’s Farm sweet corn
  • 3 Snead’s Farm watermelons

Pick-your-own opportunities this week:

  • 1 dozen cut-your-own sunflowers, to be picked at Snead’s Farm on Wednesday, July 28, between 10 a.m. and 5 p.m.
  • 1 half-pint raspberries, to be picked at Snead’s Farm on Wednesday, July 28, between 10 a.m. and noon.

Total retail value of goods in this week’s box: $114

Total value of goods distributed so far this year: $1233

Kitchen Ideas

CSA Week 11: July 19 and 21, 2021

This week’s box:

SMALL SHARE

  • 1 dozen eggs from Canning Farm in King George County
  • 2 green peppers from Steve Minter Farm in King George County
  • 1 eggplant from Steve Minter Farm
  • 2 banana peppers from Steve Minter Farm
  • 2 quarts tomatoes from Snead’s Farm and Steve Minter Farm
  • 2 quarts Snead’s Farm peaches
  • 4 ears Snead’s Farm sweet corn

Pick-your-own opportunities this week:

  • 1 dozen cut-your-own sunflowers, to be picked at Snead’s farm on Wednesday, July 21, between 10 a.m. and 5 p.m.

Total retail value of goods in this week’s box: $50

Total value of goods distributed so far this year: $780.50

FULL SHARE

  • 2 dozen eggs from Canning Farm in King George County
  • 4 green peppers from Steve Minter Farm in King George County
  • 1 eggplant from Steve Minter Farm
  • 4 banana peppers from Steve Minter Farm
  • 3 quarts tomatoes from Snead’s Farm and Steve Minter Farm
  • 4 quarts Snead’s Farm peaches
  • 1 bushel Snead’s Farm sweet corn

Pick-your-own opportunities this week:

  • 1 dozen cut-your-own sunflowers, to be picked at Snead’s farm on Wednesday, July 21, between 10 a.m. and 5 p.m.

Total retail value of goods in this week’s box: $94

Total value of goods distributed so far this year: $1,119

 

Kitchen Ideas

CSA: July 5, 7

This week’s box:

SMALL SHARE

  • 1 dozen eggs
  • 1 bunch carrots from Idlewood Farm near Richmond
  • 2 green peppers from Steve Minter Farm in King George County
  • 1 sweet banana pepper from Steve Minter Farm
  • 1 cucumber from Steve Minter Farm
  • 1 eggplant from Steve Minter Farm
  • 1 bag new potatoes from Steve Minter Farm
  • 2 pints blueberries from Pfeiffer Orchard in Delaware
  • 4 ears Snead’s Farm corn
  • 1 quart peaches

 

Total retail value of goods in this week’s box: $38

Total value of goods distributed so far this year: $690.50

FULL SHARE

  • 2 dozen eggs
  • 1 bunch carrots from Idlewood Farm near Richmond
  • 4 green peppers from Steve Minter Farm in King George County
  • 2 sweet banana peppers from Steve Minter Farm
  • 1 cucumber from Steve Minter Farm
  • 1 eggplant from Steve Minter Farm
  • 1 bag new potatoes from Steve Minter Farm
  • 4 pints blueberries from Pfeiffer Orchard in Delaware
  • 1 bushel Snead’s Farm corn
  • 1 quart peaches

 

Total retail value of goods in this week’s box: $76

Total value of goods distributed so far this year: $940

Kitchen Ideas

CSA Week 8: June 28 and 30, 2021

peach blossoms

This is how our peaches looked back in April!

This week’s box:

SMALL SHARE

  • 1 dozen eggs
  • 1 sourdough pizza dough ball from Idlewood Farm near Richmond
  • 1 packet pizza seasoning from Walnut Hollow Naturals in Caroline County
  • 1 bag arugula from Idlewood Farm
  • 1 container Idlewood Farm pizza sauce
  • 1 bunch basil from Idlewood Farm
  • 1 bag salad mix from Idlewood Farm
  • 1 clamshell shiitake mushrooms from Mushrooms by Jenny in Smithfield
  • 1 candy onion from Steve Minter Farm in King George County
  • 1 pepper from Steve Minter Farm
  • 1 cucumber from Steve Minter Farm
  • 1 quart Snead’s Farm plums

Pick-your-own opportunities this week:

  • 1 dozen cut-your-own sunflowers, to be picked at Snead’s farm on Wednesday, 30, and Saturday, July 3, between 10 a.m. and 5 p.m.;
  • 1 half-pint raspberries, to be picked at Snead’s Farm on Wednesday, June 30 and Saturday, July 3, between 10 a.m and noon.

Total retail value of goods in this week’s box: $70.50

Total value of goods distributed so far this year: $652.50

FULL SHARE

  • 2 dozen eggs
  • 2 sourdough pizza dough ball from Idlewood Farm near Richmond
  • 1 packet pizza seasoning from Walnut Hollow Naturals in Caroline County
  • 1 bag arugula from Idlewood Farm
  • 1 container Idlewood Farm pizza sauce
  • 1 bunch basil from Idlewood Farm
  • 2 bags salad mix from Idlewood Farm
  • 2 clamshells shiitake mushrooms from Mushrooms by Jenny in Smithfield
  • 2 candy onions from Steve Minter Farm in King George County
  • 2 peppers from Steve Minter Farm
  • 2 cucumbers from Steve Minter Farm
  • 2 quarts Snead’s Farm plums
  • 1 quart Snead’s Farm peaches

Pick-your-own opportunities this week:

  • 1 dozen cut-your-own sunflowers, to be picked at Snead’s farm on Wednesday, 30, and Saturday, July 3, between 10 a.m. and 5 p.m.;
  • 1 half-pint raspberries, to be picked at Snead’s Farm on Wednesday, June 30 and Saturday, July 3, between 10 a.m and noon.

Total retail value of goods in this week’s box: $103.50

Total value of goods distributed so far this year: $864

Kitchen Ideas

 

CSA Week 7: June 21 and 23, 2021

This week’s box:

SMALL SHARE

  • 1 bag salad mix from Idlewood Farms
  • 1 bunch Swiss chard from Idlewood Farms
  • 1 quart Snead’s Farm plums
  • 1 bag squash from Steve Minter Farm of King George County
  • 1 bag new potatoes from Steve Minter Farm
  • 2 cucumbers from Steve Minter Farm
  • 1 head cabbage from Steve Minter Farm

Pick-your-own opportunities this week:

  • 1 dozen cut-your-own sunflowers, to be picked at Snead’s farm on Wednesday, June 23, and Saturday, June 26, between 10 a.m. and 6 p.m.;
  • 1 half-pint raspberries, to be picked at Snead’s Farm on Wednesday, June 23 and Saturday, June 26, between 10 a.m and noon.

Total retail value of goods in this week’s box: $62.50

Total value of goods distributed so far this year: $582

Kitchen Ideas

FULL SHARE

  • 1 dozen eggs
  • 1 bag salad mix from Idlewood Farms
  • 1 bunch beets from Idlewood Farms
  • 1 bunch radishes form Idlewood Farms
  • 1 quart Snead’s Farm plums
  • 1 bag squash from Steve Minter Farm of King George County
  • 2 bags new potatoes from Steve Minter Farm
  • 4 cucumbers from Steve Minter Farm
  • 1 head cabbage from Steve Minter Farm

Pick-your-own opportunities this week:

  • 1 dozen cut-your-own sunflowers, to be picked at Snead’s farm on Wednesday, June 23, and Saturday, June 26, between 10 a.m. and 6 p.m.;
  • 1 half-pint raspberries, to be picked at Snead’s Farm on Wednesday, June 23 and Saturday, June 26, between 10 a.m and noon.

Total retail value of goods in this week’s box: $78.50

Total value of goods distributed so far this year: $760.50

Kitchen Ideas

CSA Week 6: June 14 and 16, 2021

What’s in the box?

Your weekly preview of what’s coming in your Snead’s Farm CSA box this week, and ideas for using it in the kitchen.

**Please return your CSA boxes and egg cartons to the farm each week.**

goats

This week’s box:

SMALL SHARE

  • 1 dozen local farm eggs
  • 1 bag salad mix from Idlewood Farms
  • 1 bunch radishes from Idlewood Farms
  • 1 jar peach chutney by Pälzer Mädel of Spotsylvania
  • 2 quarts Snead’s Farm plums
  • 1 large bag squash from Steve Minter Farm of King George County

Pick-your-own opportunities this week:

  • 1 busket of snow peas and 1 half-pint raspberries to be picked at Snead’s Farm on Wednesday, June 16, between 10 a.m and noon;
  • 3 cut-your-own sunflowers, to be picked at Snead’s farm on Wednesday, June 16, between 9 a.m. and 6 p.m.;
  • 1 busket of snow peas and 1 half-pint raspberries, to be picked at Snead’s Farm on Saturday, June 19, between 10 a.m and noon; and
  • 6 cut-your-own sunflowers, to be picked at Snead’s farm on Saturday, June 19, between 9 a.m. and 6 p.m.

Total retail value of goods in this week’s box: $108

Total value of goods distributed so far this year: $519.50

Kitchen Ideas

FULL SHARE

  • 2 dozen local farm eggs
  • 2 bags salad mix from Idlewood Farms
  • 1 bunch beets from Idlewood Farms
  • 1 bunch cilantro from Idlewood Farms
  • 1 jar plum jam by Pälzer Mädel of Spotsylvania
  • 1 jar plum chutney by Pälzer Mädel of Spotsylvania
  • 3 quarts Snead’s Farm plums
  • 2 large bags squash from Steve Minter Farm of King George County

Pick-your-own opportunities this week:

  • 1 busket of snow peas and 1 half-pint raspberries to be picked at Snead’s Farm on Wednesday, June 16, between 10 a.m and noon;
  • 3 cut-your-own sunflowers, to be picked at Snead’s farm on Wednesday, June 16, between 9 a.m. and 6 p.m.;
  • 1 busket of snow peas and 1 half-pint raspberries, to be picked at Snead’s Farm on Saturday, June 19, between 10 a.m and noon; and
  • 6 cut-your-own sunflowers, to be picked at Snead’s farm on Saturday, June 19, between 9 a.m. and 6 p.m.

Total retail value of goods in this week’s box: $143

Total value of goods distributed so far this year: $682

Kitchen Ideas

CSA Week 5: June 7 and 9, 2021

This week’s box:

SMALL SHARE

  • 1 dozen local farm eggs
  • 1 Idlewood Farms pizza kit: 1 dough ball, 1 bag arugula, 1 container sauce, one packet pizza seasoning from Walnut Hollow Naturals in Caroline County
  • 1 box shiitake mushrooms from Mushrooms by Jenny in Smithfield
  • 1 head cabbage from Steve Minter Farm in King George County
  • 1 bunch kale from Steve Minter Farm
  • 3 pints Snead’s Farm snow peas
  • 1 small bag squash from Steve Minter Farm

Pick-your-own opportunities this week:

  • 1 busket of sugar snap peas, to be picked at Snead’s Farm on Wednesday, June 9, between 10 a.m and noon, and
  • 1 busket of sugar snap peas, to be picked at Snead’s Farm on Saturday, June 12, between 10 a.m and noon, and

Total retail value of goods in this week’s box: $67.50

Total value of goods distributed so far this year: $411.50

FULL SHARE

  • 2 dozen local farm eggs
  • 1 Idlewood Farms pizza kit: 2 dough balls, 1 bag arugula, 1 container sauce, one packet pizza seasoning from Walnut Hollow Naturals in Caroline County
  • 2 boxes shiitake mushrooms from Mushrooms by Jenny in Smithfield
  • 1 bunch basil from Idlewood Farms
  • 2 bags spring mix from Idlewood Farms
  • 2 heads cabbage from Steve Minter Farm in King George County
  • 1 bunch kale from Steve Minter Farm
  • 3 pints Snead’s Farm snow peas
  • 2 small bags squash from Steve Minter Farm

Pick-your-own opportunities this week:

  • 1 busket of sugar snap peas, to be picked at Snead’s Farm on Wednesday, June 9, between 10 a.m and noon, and
  • 1 busket of sugar snap peas, to be picked at Snead’s Farm on Saturday, June 12, between 10 a.m and noon, and

Total retail value of goods in this week’s box: $98

Total value of goods distributed so far this year: $539

Kitchen Ideas

CSA for May 31, June 2, 2021

Goats

Meet our goats, Rocky and Boxer. Look for them climbing around the farm the next time you visit!

This week’s box:

SMALL SHARE

  • 2 dozen local farm eggs
  • 1 bunch kale from Steven Minter Farm in King George County
  • 3 heads broccoli from Steven Minter Farm
  • 4 pints Snead’s Farm snow peas

No pick-your-own this week—we are waiting for raspberries!

Total retail value of goods in this week’s box: $36

Total value of goods distributed so far this year: $344

Kitchen Ideas

FULL SHARE

  • 2 dozen local farm eggs
  • 1 head leaf lettuce from Idlewood Farm near Richmond
  • 1 bunch rainbow chard from Idlewood Farm
  • 6 heads broccoli from Steven Minter Farm
  • 4 pints Snead’s Farm snow peas

No pick-your-own this week—we are waiting for raspberries!

Total retail value of goods in this week’s box: $48

Total value of goods distributed so far this year: $441

Kitchen Ideas

CSA Week 3: May 24 and 26, 2021

 

This week’s box:

FULL SHARE

  • 2 dozen local farm eggs
  • 2 bagS salad mix from Idlewood Farms near Richmond
  • 1 bunch Idlewood Farms bunching greens (hearty greens for cooking)
  • 2 bags Snead’s Farm asparagus
  • 2 boxes strawberries from Schlagel Farms in Waldorf, Md.
  • 2 pints Snead’s Farm sugar snap peas
  • 1 bunch curly kale

Pick-your-own opportunities this week:

  • 1 busket of sugar snap peas and 1 busket snow peas, to be picked at Snead’s Farm on Wednesday, May 26, between 10 a.m and noon, and
  • 1 busket of sugar snap peas and 1 busket snow peas, to be picked at Snead’s Farm on Saturday, May 29, between 10am and noon.

Total retail value of goods in this week’s box: $159

Total value of goods distributed so far this year: $393

SMALL SHARE

  • 1 dozen local farm eggs
  • 1 bag salad mix from Idlewood Farms near Richmond
  • 1 bag Snead’s Farm asparagus
  • 1 box strawberries from Schlagel Farms in Waldorf, Md.
  • 1 pint Snead’s Farm sugar snap peas
  • 1 bunch curly kale

Pick-your-own opportunities this week:

  • 1 busket of sugar snap peas and 1 busket snow peas, to be picked at Snead’s Farm on Wednesday, May 26, between 10 a.m and noon, and
  • 1 busket of sugar snap peas and 1 busket snow peas, to be picked at Snead’s Farm on Saturday, May 29, between 10am and noon.

Total retail value of goods in this week’s box: $127.50

Total value of goods distributed so far this year: $308

Kitchen Ideas