Produce

24
Mar
2017

Due to persistent insect and mildew pressure from California’s record rainfall our baby leaf components, salads, spinach, chards, lettuces, kales, as well as broccoli and cauliflower inventory and total available supply has declined sharply. As growers of California spring vegetables transition back to northern growing regions, there will be supply gaps and possible quality issues […]

06
Mar
2017

  For the fifth time, the award for the world’s finest light fruity DOP-label extra-virgin olive oil goes to an Italian firm, Frantoio Bonamini in Verona, for its “Veneto – Valpolicella DOP”. On the “Best 20” international list, Frantoio Bonamini stood out with an oil made from the Favarol and Grignano olive varieties, cold pressed […]

19
Dec
2016

Closer to Heaven Farm delivers fresh regional, high quality eggs to Moonflower. Paul and Susan Chenault have been in business for 15 years. The farm is located on the Red Lands Mesa outside Hotchkiss, Colorado. At 6,500 feet elevation, they truly are “closer to Heaven.” The Chenault’s along with their chickens and goats have views […]

01
Nov
2016

November 2016 Newsletter Guess what? Construction will commence this month! Learn about regional essential oils, natural organic face masks and making sauerkraut. Also, check out the Lactic-Acid Superfoods class being held in November.

26
Sep
2016

Look at these eggplants from local Paradox produce! White eggplant, botanically known as part of Solanum melongena is scienticially considered a perennial fruit though agriculturally it is grown as an annual vegetable. All eggplants are part of the Solanaceae family along with potatoes, tomatoes and peppers.