In the Box–June 30, 2016

The Lewis Waite and veggie pickup for Thursday, June 30th will be at Sunnyside Community Services from 5-8pm.

Here’s what you’ll be getting:

Sugarloaf Chicory
Red Romaine Lettuce
Green Romaine Lettuce
Swiss Chard
Zucchini and/or
Summer Squash

Please note that any boxes not picked up by 8pm will be donated to SCS and items are subject to change.

In general, greens should be stored in an airtight plastic bag or container. They “go bad” when they dehydrate, so never put them straight in your fridge. If you find that they have gone “limp”, a tell-tale sigh of dehydration, you can try soaking them in a bowl of cold water for a period of time. Often they will perk right back up again!

For more tips, recipe ideas, and more information on this week’s produce, check out the Golden Earthworm blog.

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