Archive for May, 2011

White Corn

Farmer’s Market Report May 27, 2011

White Corn
Grower: Gloria Tamai

 

Seasons/Availability: White Corn is harvested Mid May to October.

Description/Taste: The tender kernels of this especially sweet corn variety are a very pale white and offer their finest flavor at milk stage.

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THE FARMS:

Fitzgerald Farms – Reedley, CA

  • Yellow Peaches
  • Apriums
  • Saturn Peaches
  • Yellow Nectarines

Be Wise Ranch – Escondido, CA

  • Strawberries
  • Bok Choy
  • Dandelion Greens
  • Chard- Rainbow, Red, and Green
  • Kale- Dino, Red, and Green
  • Beets- Red, Golden, and Striped
  • Zucchini

Murray Family Farm – Bakersfield, CA

  • Brooks Cherries
  • Rainier Cherries

Tierra Miguel Foundation (SD Growers Assc)

  • Blood Oranges
  • Star Ruby Grapefruit
  • Eureka Lemons
  • Limes
  • Tangelos
  • Gold Nugget Tangerines
  • Cabbage
  • Kale
  • Lettuce
  • Beets

JJ Lone Daughter Ranch

  • Tarocco Blood Oranges
  • Avocados – Fuerte & Pinkerton

Polito Farms – Escondido, CA

  • Oro Blanco Grapefruit
  • Eureka Lemons

Life’s a Choke – Lompoc, CA

  • Asparagus – Pencil, Medium, or Large
  • Baby Purple Artichokes
  • Baby Anzious Artichokes
  • White Cauliflower
  • Lyon Artichokes

Rutiz – Arroyo Grande, CA

  • Emerald Artichokes
  • Wild Surrey Arugula
  • Sugar Snap Peas
  • Jerry’s Strawberries
  • Snow Peas
  • Tuscano Kale
  • Romaine Lettuce
  • Fennel
  • Baby Broccoli
  • French Breakfast Radish
  • Herbs – Itl Parsley, Rosemary, Mint, Cilantro, Sage,

Coastal Organics – Camarillo, CA

  • Spring Onions
  • Baby Summer Squash Mix
  • Cavolo Nero
  • Baby Broccoli
  • Chard – Red & Green
  • Baby Turnips – White, Pink, and Gold
  • Asst Head Lett

Rancho Del Sol – Jamul, CA

  • Sorrento Lemons
  • Meyer Lemon
  • Minneola Tangelos
  • Gold Nuggets

Carlsbad Aquafarm – Carlsbad, CA

  • Luna Oysters
  • Blonde Oysters

Garcia Organic Farm – Fallbrook, CA

  • Oro Blanco Grapefruit
  • Pinkerton Avocados
  • Fremont Tangerines
  • Encore Tangerines

Schaner Farm – Valley Center, CA

  • Hen Eggs

Ramona Duck Farm – Ramona, CA

  • Duck Eggs

Beylik Family Farms – Fillmore, CA

  • Japanese Tomatoes
  • Yellow Tomatoes
  • Persian Cucumbers

Coleman Family Farm – Carpinteria, CA

  • Freckles Lettuce
  • Frisee
  • Red Bok Choy
  • Vulcan Lettuce
  • Pirat Lettuce
  • Pirella Lettuce
  • Deer Tongue Lettuce
  • Shunkyo Radish
  • Brocolli Spigarello
  • Black Kale
  • Radicchio
  • Baby Broccoli
  • Rosemary
  • Tarragon

Gloria Tamai Farms, Oxnard, CA

  • Beets
  • Sweet White Corn
  • Strawberries – Gaviota and Cambrosa
  • Herbs – Cilantro, Mint, Dill, Itl Parsley
  • Sweet White Corn

Rancho La Vina

  • Walnut Oil
  • Walnuts

Mike and Son Egg Ranch – Ontario, CA

  • Brown Eggs

Pudwill Farm – Nipomo, CA

  • Blackberrries
  • Blueberries
  • Raspberries – Red & Yellow

Tutti Frutti – Santa Barbara County and Carpinteria

  • Bloomsdale Spinach
  • Baby Crookneck Squash
  • Fava Beans
  • Green Zucchini
  • Yellow Patty Pan Squash
  • Broccoli
  • Emerald Artichokes
  • English Peas
  • Baby Broccoli
  • Sugar Snap Peas

Weiser Family Farm – Bakersfield, CA

  • Ozette Potatoes
  • Semi Savoy Spinach
  • Peewee Potato Mix
  • Purple Peruvian Potatoes
  • Russian Banana Fingerlings

Flora Bella

  • Mustard Greens
  • Savoy Cabbage
  • Green Cabbage
  • Swiss Chard
  • Lamb’s Quarter
  • Fava Beans
  • Nettles

Yasutomi Farm – Pico Rivera, CA

  • Baby Bok Choy
  • Baby Celery

2 Peas in a Pod – Arroyo Grande, CA

  • Snap Peas
  • English Peas

McGrath Farms – Oxnard, CA

  • Baby turnips – white & japanese
  • Rapini
  • Black Radish
  • Watermelon Radish
  • Baby Red Scallions

Jaime Farms

  • Beets – White, Red, Gold, Striped, Forno
  • Red & White Scallions
  • Strawberries
  • Green Onions
  • Mexican Squash
  • Eight Ball Squash
  • Red Spring Onions
  • Artichokes
  • Strawberries
  • Celery



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Farmers’ Market Bag 5-25-11

Baby Round Carrots – Jaime Farms
Baby Celery – Yasutomi Farms
Emerald Artichokes, Leeks & Cilantro – Rutiz Farms
Romaine Lettuce & Garlic Chives – Coleman Farms
Laker Baker Potatoes – Weiser Farms
Carmen Miranda Nectarines & Yellow Peaches – Fitzgerald Farms

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