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WSCSA Fall Pickup - Tuesday Sept 19

Posted 9/18/2017 9:01pm by Core Committee.

WHAT'S COMING

Here's what to expect:

  • Parsnips
  • Husk Cherries
  • Pac Choy
  • Mixed Greens
  • Soy Beans
  • Lettuce
  • Peppers
  • Squash

Weekly fruit share:

  • Apples
  • Plums

WEEKLY RECIPE INSPIRATION

Grilled Bok Choy with Breadcrumbs, Parmesan and Lemon

bok choi

I know not all of us own grills in New York City, but if you have a grill pan, or even just want to roast these in the oven, this recipe is a delicious way to prepare an easy and fulfilling dish.


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WSCSA NEWS AND UPDATES

Hi Members,  

We're looking forward to another week of fresh, local produce! Please remember that we need volunteers to make the CSA run smoothly each week. If you haven't signed up for your volunteer shift yet, you can do so here

CSA SMACKDOWN

We're having another CSA Smackdown this fall! The WSCSA Smackdown is a culinary competition composed of teams of 1 or 2 people. The competition takes place during normal pick-up hours. Teams will have 30 minutes to create an original dish using only their CSA share and 3 herbs or spices that they may bring. Staple pantry ingredients and cooking implements will be provided. Winning team will be granted a fantastic prize and has potential to advance to the Just Food Smackdown finals.

This year's event will take place in October. As we finalize details, we'd like to know which members are interested in participating or just coming to watch! Let us know by filling out a quick survey here


THIS WEEK IN FOOD NEWS

NYT Brazil Junk Food

How Big Business Got Brazil Hooked on Junk Food

A New York Times article out this week examines how as growth slows in wealthy countries, processed food manufacturers are expanding their presence in developing nations, furthering the already widespread obesity and disease. This is the first time in modern history where there are more obese adults than underweight adults in the world, and these big business food brands are to blame.

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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