This Week’s Share
|Basil||3 ounces||1.5 ounces|
|Carrots||2 pounds||1 pound|
|Chard||2 bunches||1 bunch|
|Cucumbers||2 each||1 each|
|Green Beans or Eggplant, Orient Express||tbd||tbd|
|Lettuce||2 heads||1 head|
|Onions, Torpedo||2 each||1 each|
|Summer Squash||2 pounds||1 pound|
- Carrots: Make sure to give your carrots an extra thorough scrub this week, our root washing machine is out of commission for the week so they received a spray rinse, but may be are likely to have some lingering dirt.
- Green Beans or Eggplant: Just as we started out with the cucumbers and summer squash on rotation, the same will be true for Green Beans and Eggplant starting this week. All shares will receive one or the other this week, and the rotation will continue into next week.
Your Invited to the SIO Annual Potato Harvest Party & French Fry Feast
Saturday August, 10th 10am-2pm
Join us for our annual Potato Harvest Party & French Fry Feast. This is a very kid friendly event, and in addition to potato harvesting we’ll be cooking up fresh from the field french fries and have sprinklers running to cool you down. Please bring a potluck dish to share, as well as blankets and/or chairs for lunch, and a water bottle to keep hydrated. Join us anytime during the event, even just for lunch!
- 10am-12pm Harvest Spuds
- 12pm-1pm Farm Tour
- 1pm-2pm Potluck Lunch
Sauvie Island Organics (Farm Fields)
Portland, OR 97231
Parking: When you turn right onto Howell Park Rd. drive down the short hill and you can park in the grass field directly on your left just past the mailboxes. Then walk up the road another 100 yards and you’ll see the sign for Sauvie Island Organics at the end of our driveway. Make your way to the end of our gravel driveway and someone from the farm will be there to greet you.
Calling All CSA Share Containers
Help the farm by returning any CSA Share Containers you may have accumulated so far. We are charged a fee for each container that is not returned after 30 days, and appreciate your help in returning them in a timely manner. Thank you in advance.