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WSCSA Pickup #7 Tuesday August 1

Posted 7/31/2017 9:36pm by Core Committee.

WHAT'S COMING

Here's what to expect tomorrow:

  • Corn
  • Carrots
  • Beans
  • Onions
  • Cucumbers
  • Squash
  • Peppers

Weekly/Bi-Weekly fruit share:

  • Tart Cherry
  • Nectarines 
  • Peaches

WEEKLY RECIPE INSPIRATION

Pesto Zucchini and Corn Quinoa Salad

quinoa veggie pesto

This is one of my favorite "everything from the vegetable crisper" dinners. You can sauté or roast any of the veggies from our share and toss them in here with the pesto dressing and quinoa. And the chickpeas add some protein!


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WSCSA NEWS AND UPDATES

Hi Members,

Can you believe it's August already? We're looking forward to the summer bounty this week! We're also in need of a few volunteers in the 2-4pm and 6:30-8PM time slot. If you would like to help out, please sign up here or email us at our info account.  

MARKET DAY

Our next Market Day is August 22nd! Please place your orders here by Thursday August 17. Don't forget that if your you're interested in purchasing something from Lewis Waite Farms that isn't on the order form, you can reach out to use and we'll see if we can add it to the order. 

We'll also be hosting a Market Day Pre-Order Happy Hour during pickup the week before, August 15. So be sure to swing by and grab a drink, taste test some products, and order on the spot if you're interested. 

CSA SWAG

We're planning to order custom Washington Square CSA tote bags this year! At tomorrow's pickup, we'll display two designs (created by one of our awesome members) and you can cast your vote for which design we should put on our tote. We're planning another Instagram Giveaway for one lucky member to receive a tote for free. Keep an eye on our Instagram account for details! 


THIS WEEK IN FOOD TALK

future food

The Future of the Grocery Store

At the Food Forward summit in Washington DC last week, Food Dive sat down with two food futurists to discuss what's in store for the future of grocery shopping and what trends are already starting to arise. 
 
Some predictions: people will take a more active role in what they eat, have more opportunities to interact and know more about how food impacts their bodies. So how does the place we shop respond to these changing goals? 

Read more here.

Cheers,
The WSCSA Core Committee 


If you have any questions, concerns, or feedback, please don't hesitate to let us know by emailing us at info@washingtonsquarecsa.com!

 

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