Farmer’s Pick ™ Produce – Boise, Idaho

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Hello- Autumn and cooler temperatures have arrived. We have already been hit with frost which took out the cucumber, summer squash and melon plants. A light frost actually helps sweeten the root vegetables still in the ground, such as carrots, of which we have orange, red and purple carrots available. A colorful medley. See the …

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Hello- Our melons are finally ripening and are being picked daily now. Since we do not ship or store our melons, we can pick them at their peak ripeness. We harvest our melons when they naturally slip off the vine to insure maximum sugar content. Three varieties to choose from: ‘Eel River’ or ‘Crane’ Heirloom …

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Hello- With the 110ºF temperatures we got in Boise last week, our watermelons and large indeterminate tomatoes ripened suddenly. The watermelons we grew were developed in Northern Idaho in the 1970’s for the short growing season, an open-pollinated early maturing variety called ‘Blacktail Mountain’. The flesh is red and deliciously sweet. Personal size, average weight …

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Hello- Our Rocambole Garlic is starting to produce it’s flowering center stem, or scape. When the scapes are just starting to poke out above the leaves, they are tender enough to pick and eat fresh. Garlic Scapes are surprisingly versatile in the kitchen. Their flavor is milder than the garlic bulb. Available for about two …

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Hello- We have a row of tender young Arugula greens ready to pick and offer for sale. Arugula is an edible annual plant in the Brassicaceae family of cruciferous vegetables used as a leafy green vegetable for its fresh peppery-nutty flavor. Native to the Mediterranean region, Arugula has a number of different names depending on …

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