Pesky Aphids

Are sap suckers… literally Aphids come in all sorts of shapes and colors, but are relatively harmless compared to caterpillars. They feed on plant and

pests and bugs

Snap Pea Shoots

A delicacy hiding in plain site We have all had snap peas before, but did you know you can actually get more deliciousness from your

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Mistletoe Magic?

Mysterious Origins Mistletoe is more than just an above the door ornament for the holidays?  Yeah, we had no clue what it was used for outside

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Winter Season Veggies – 2016

Hello Beautiful One of the beautiful things about living in San Diego is the ability to grow a winter garden.  While the rest of the states


Recipe: Grilled Cheese with Chard

Ingredients 6 slices of potato bread (substitute your favorite bread) 12 slices of sharp cheddar (we used Tillamook and highly reccommend it!) 4 large chard


Recipe: Pumpkin Seed Chard Saute

Ingredients 3 tablespoons olive oil 1/4 cup raw pumpkin seeds 1 large bunch of chard (about 10-15 stems worth) 1 garlic clove 1 lemon Salt and


Recipe: Oregano pesto

Ingredients 1 cup of fresh oregano 1/2 cup grated parmesan 1 garlic clove (peeled) 1/2 cup pine nuts 1/2 cup olive oil Salt and pepper

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Recipe: Garlic Chive Garlic Chard

Ingredients Extra virgin olive oil 1/2 yellow onion (sliced) 2 garlic cloves (sliced) 1 yellow pepper (sliced) 4 ounces garlic chives (cut in 1″ lengths)

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Fall Season Veggies

What VEG members are growing this fall  

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