On Friday 9/26 from 3-5 Stearns Farm beekeeper Deb Frazier will demonstrate beekeeping at Stearns Farm and talk about the vital role that bees play in pollinating our crops. Deb will be joined by Chengsheng (Alex) Lu, associate professor of environmental exposure biology at the Harvard School of Public Health to discuss the threats posed to bees by pesticides and colony collapse disorder. Read about Professor Lu’s research here.
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In Your Share
Week of September 20th, 2021
Classic Harvest take 11, Farmer’s Choice take 8: Potatoes, carrots, winter squash, bok choy/napa cabbage choice, radishes/parsley/scallions choice, shallots/onions choice, eggplant, bell peppers, hot peppers, tomatoes, purple top turnips, kale/collards/chard choice, tomatillos.
PYO: Herbs (look for the stars), 12 flower stems, 1/2 pint of raspberries.
Although the crops listed on this page represent what the farmer anticipates will be available this week, the vegetables you receive may be different due to weather conditions and other factors that affect production. For an overview of the ebb and flow of the harvest throughout the season, check out the Harvest Chart.