What’s New?

The temperature may be dropping but we still have a lot of local offerings for September. Here is what you can expect to find in your produce department this month:

Stone fruit will be closing out over the weekend.

Brussels Sprouts and Celery from JSM Organics.

Fall Essentials

California Artichokes, Kale, Rainbow Chard, Cucumbers, Lettuce, Eggplant, Herbs, Radishes, Mushrooms, Beets, Black Mission Figs

Berries

Strawberries from JSM Organics, Blueberries, Blackberries, and Raspberries

Melons

Mini Seedless Watermelon, Honeydew and Cantaloupe.

Apples & Pears 

Sweet Tango Apples. Bosc, Comice and Barlett Pears

Starting to taste like Fall

Fennel, Cauliflower, Jicama, Turnips, Heirloom Tomatoes, Peppers, Green Beans

Staples

Fair Trade Bananas (Ecuador), Hass Avocados (California), and Mangoes (Mexico)

What’s Local?

Bevitori Gardens: Sunchokes (AKA Jerusalem Artichokes)

Downtown Farm: Persimmons: Fuyu and Hachiya

Father Daughter Farm: Microgreens

Foothill Fungi: Lion’s Mane and Oyster Mushrooms

First Rain: Bunched Spinach and Cilantro

Flying V: Curly Parsley, Dandelion, Dill, Escarole, Fennel, Frisee and Red Kuri Squash

Higareda: Tomatillos and Nopales Cactus Leaves

Indian Springs: Butternut and Delicata Squashes.

Johansen: Fuyu Persimmons, Pomegranates, Squash: Acorn, Blue Ballet, Green and Red Kabocha, Spaghetti and Sugar Pie

Natural Trading Company: Pea Shoots, Sunflower Sprouts, Wheat Grass, Hachiya Persimmons

Pyramid Farms Cilantro and Red Bell Peppers

Ronsee Farms: Red and Gold Delicious Apples

Mountain Bounty: Red Bunched Beets, Broccoli Crowns, Green and Napa Cabbages, Dino and Russian Kale and Leeks

Mountain Sweet: Bartlett Pears

Poms Away: Pomegranate

Riverhill: Yellow Bell Peppers, Sweet Carmen Peppers, Cayenne Peppers, Sweet Gypsy Peppers, Jalapeno Peppers and Roma Tomatoes

Sierra Gourmet:  Oyster Mushroom

Starbright: Anaheim Peppers, Orange Bell Peppers and Padron Peppers

Super Tuber: Red Cabbage, Loose Carrots, French Fingerling Potatoes, Purple Potatoes, Red and Yukon Gold Potatoes.

Weimar: Crenshaw, Orange & Green Honeydew Melons, Red & Sugar Plum Cherry Tomatoes, Butternut Squash, Zucchini and Patty Pan Squash, and Asian Pears.

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