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What's In Season - Weekly Newsletter #6

This week: Order by Noon Tuesday for Wednesday delivery or pickup.

MONDAY, AUGUST 29th, 2022

We have lots new on the farm and in The Market this week, so I'm just going to dive right in!

Frankly, we have more new items than I have time to name! Some of the favorites are our colorful Winter Mini-Daikon Radishes, Honey Select Yellow Corn, Beefsteak Tomatoes, Shishito "Roulette" Peppers, and Red Norland New Potatoes. In fruit, we'll be picking up Nectarines, Apricots, Honey Crisps and Zestar Apples in addition to Red Haven Peaches, Plums, Pears, and Blueberries!

Our next bean patch is a wonder: we have a fantastic variety of Italian beans called "Kentucky Wonder--super tender & flavorful! Our Tri-Color Bean Mix is also back in both baby french filet size and regular full-size, while our first Fresh Shelling Beans, Dragon Tongue, are ready as well.

With all of this bounty, it's no wonder we're scrambling to get everything harvested in time! But, 'tis the season!

We have at least 14 weeks left to the season, so, if you haven't already, you're still welcome to become a Market Subscriber. Signing up will grant you access to our choose-your-own box for the entire season, including any extra weeks at the end of the year. If you're looking to choose what goes in your box and expect to order only a handful of times this season, try out our Trial's only $180 and you get $180 back in Market Credit to spend as you please.

Please note that there was a small change on the online market site this past weekend. I'm still trying (in my spare time;) to make the process as easy, clear and streamlined as possible, so I switched around some buttons on the Welcome Page and merged the two "Weekly Box Choice" pages into one. I realize the less navigating you have to do, the better. So, hopefully, the changes help rather than drive you nuts!

Thanks so much!

All the best,

The Centgraf Family



Hot Banana Peppers

Shishito Peppers

Dragon Tongue Shelling Beans


Red Norland New Potatoes

Honey Select Yellow Corn

Winter Radish Mix

Easter Egg Radishes

Radish Pods

Beefsteak Tomatoes

Italian Beans

French Filet & Snap Beans (all colors)

Bulk Beets & Carrots



Zestar Apples

Early Honey Crisp Apples


Napa Cabbage

Mixed Lettuce Bunches


Heirloom Tomatoes

Multi-Color Mixed Beets


Zucchini & Patty Pan Squash

Montauk Sweet Corn

Rainbow Carrots

Red Haven Peaches

Fairy Tale Eggplant

Scarlet Frills & Arugula

Photos Starting From Top: Tri-Color Snap Beans, Shishito Peppers, Winter Radish Mix, Dragon Tongue Shelling Beans (photo of our shelled beans courtesy of Lori Fredrich), Fresh Apricots.



1 Bunch Italian Parsley

1 Quart Kentucky Wonder Beans

2.5 Pounds New Potatoes

1 Pound Salad Cucumbers

5 oz. Salad Mix

VALUE OF $18.75


1 Bunch Italian Parsley

1 Quart Kentucky Wonder Beans

1 Pound Yellow Summer Squash

2.5 Pounds New Potatoes

1 Pound Salad Cucumbers

5 oz. Salad Mix

1 Pound Cylindra Beets

1 Pint Burbank Plums

1 Pound Nectarines

VALUE OF $32.80


1 Bunch Italian Parsley

2 Quarts Kentucky Wonder Beans

2 Pounds Yellow Summer Squash

2.5 Pounds New Potatoes

2 Pounds Salad Cucumbers

8 oz. Salad Mix

3 Pounds Cylindra Beets

1 Pint Burbank Plums

1 Pound Nectarines

VALUE OF $48.25



The best recipes are often the simplest! And during peak season, a dish that takes less than 10 minutes is a blessing! I love this rendition as it calls for a light panko bread crumb topping, fresh herbed olive oil and the tiniest bit of garlic.

Try it out on our Yellow Crookneck Summer Squash (or Patty pans, or Zucchini Mix.) We pick our squash on the small's better for the plants and tastier, so you'll likely need more than just three squash!

Join our Community Page to find & share other great recipes!


Weekly Order Cut-Off Time is Noon on Tuesday.

Deliveries & Pickups are on Wednesday evening.

Please note that next week our delivery / pickup day will fall on Thursday 9/8 due to the holiday.


Join Our Community!

Join our new Centgraf Farms Online Community to get updates and news. It's also a great place to share photos, get recipe ideas, and interact with other members!

We even have a downloadable app now for your smartphone. Get instant notifications when the Market has been restocked or an item added and shop sooner in the week!

Free Pickup Locations and Home Delivery available every Wednesday. We're planning for the season to last until at least December 7th, but will likely go until Christmas.

*Delivery/pickup will sometimes fall on different days of the week.

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