Jason

About Jason

Jason is the CSA Coordinator for the Farm, and was a member of the CSA program for a couple of years prior to stepping up to become its Coordinator in mid-2011.

Carrot Parsnip Soup

Ingredients: ¼ cup water 6 ounces leeks, thoroughly washed and finely sliced 4-6 carrots, cut into chunks 1¼ cups grated parsnip ¼ teaspoon freshly ground nutmeg Sea salt and freshly ground black pepper 8 cups stock of choice Directions: 1. In a large saucepan, cook the leeks in water until soft. Add all the other [...]

By | 2016-11-02T10:45:47+00:00 October 31st, 2016|Recipes|Comments Off on Carrot Parsnip Soup

Freshness Test for Eggs, and Other Info

The way to test the freshness of an egg is to do a "float test". Fill a bowl of water to twice as tall as the egg, then gently slip the egg into it. A fresh egg will rest flat on its side on the bottom; a bad egg will float to the top; and [...]

By | 2016-04-16T10:07:39+00:00 April 2nd, 2016|CSA|Comments Off on Freshness Test for Eggs, and Other Info

How to make a one-time monetary contribution

The way to make a one-time monetary contribution to your CSA balance is either by clicking the link below, or by using the blue Make Payment button located above the Summary box in your online account. Once you have reached the place where you can choose a payment amount, scroll to the bottom of the [...]

By | 2016-03-15T12:57:44+00:00 March 14th, 2016|CSA|Comments Off on How to make a one-time monetary contribution

Choice Share Instructions

Here is how the Choice Share works: Each week, Farmer Tom will pre-fill the Shares with available items valued at an average of $25.00. If you do not make any changes to your Share, you will receive the pre-selected contents as your Share for the week. If you want to make changes to your Share [...]

By | 2016-05-23T11:58:49+00:00 December 5th, 2015|CSA|Comments Off on Choice Share Instructions

How to Change Your Pick-up Location

Changes to your Subscription, like Delivery Holds and Location changes, are made through your online Account.  Here's the link to log in:  http://www.farmigo.com/account/liveearthfarmchoice Changes to your Pick-up Location can be made between 8:00am Friday and 11:00am Monday for your upcoming delivery. Once in your Account, click on the blue Change Location button located in the [...]

By | 2016-01-15T12:08:30+00:00 November 1st, 2015|CSA|Comments Off on How to Change Your Pick-up Location

Annual Fall Harvest Festival 2015

October 24th, 2015 2:00PM – Dark Join Us on the Farm to Honor the Change of the Seasons and Celebrate the Harvest and Bounty of the Pajaro Valley and Monterey Bay Area! Fun Events and Activites for the Whole Family! Come to the “Upper Farm” at 172 Litchfield Lane $15-$20 sliding scale per car in [...]

By | 2015-10-20T12:46:41+00:00 October 20th, 2015|Events|Comments Off on Annual Fall Harvest Festival 2015

Community U-Pick: Tomatoes & Apples

Join us Saturday, August 29, 2015 from 10:00am - 3:00pm to U-pick Dry-farmed Early Girl Tomatoes, Royal Gala Apples, and more! Details: - Use our Green Valley Entrance (click for directions) - Price will be $1.50 per pound for Tomatoes & Apples - No harvest limit - Other possible u-pick opportunities: Berries, Peppers, and Cherry [...]

By | 2016-08-10T11:24:32+00:00 August 27th, 2015|Events|Comments Off on Community U-Pick: Tomatoes & Apples

Community Farm Day – June 27, 2015

 Join us on the Farm! Saturday, June 27, 2015 from 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM The Details: - Use our Green Valley Entrance (click here for directions) - Follow the Signs for Parking - No Entrance Fee What else: - Our Green Valley Barn Farm Stand will be OPEN, so you can load up on [...]

By | 2016-08-10T11:23:48+00:00 June 18th, 2015|Events|Comments Off on Community Farm Day – June 27, 2015

Community Farm Day & Strawberry U-pick

On Saturday May 30th, everyone is invited to come to the farm for a Community Farm Day and Strawberry U-Pick.  Participating in Community Days is a great way to get to know the farm; experiencing it from a more hands-on perspective. Details When: Saturday May 30th, 10am - 3pm Where: Use our "Green Valley Entrance" [...]

By | 2015-05-25T10:16:14+00:00 May 11th, 2015|Events|Comments Off on Community Farm Day & Strawberry U-pick

FAQs about our Shares

Here are some Frequently Asked Questions about our Shares. How do your Shares give me choice? Each week, Farmer Tom will pre-fill your Share with Farm produced items with a total average value of $25.  The contents of your Share can then be edited by you, and items can either be added or removed based [...]

By | 2016-03-07T08:57:15+00:00 April 2nd, 2015|CSA|Comments Off on FAQs about our Shares