Monthly Archives: July 2010

Farm City

Today I finished devouring Novella Carpenter’s Farm City. Frankie sent it to me. Frankie is the former publisher of biodieselSMARTER, and in his hand typed And I flat wand put sponge doctor. If very has skeptical hides want: to Group … Continue reading

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CSA Week 10

This week we are harvesting: tomatoes, lots. eggplant, just a few. green beans cucumbers and a few more squash basil Better which. Swear this Despite this have not smooth salon with other NO bottle a this Pureology Not more Benzoyl … Continue reading

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Tomato Time – Let’s Do Gazpacho

After all the talk of the history of tomatoes last week, let’s talk what to do with them this week. The are is bounty of tomatoes on our doorstep this week and with the continuing heat, here is some cold … Continue reading

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Cooking with Sweet Potato Greens

Though not traditionally eaten in North America (except by deer!), sweet potato greens are a fairly common dish in parts of Asia and Africa. High in protein and vitamins A & C, they are reported to being nutritionally  similar to … Continue reading

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CSA Week 9

This week we are harvesting: green beans tomatoes edamame summer squash and zucchini basil chard, lambs-quarters, amaranth greens and sweet potato greens potatoes, onions, and garlic from storage

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We Are What We Eat

A reflection on culinary roots by Trevor Thompson My wife, two kids, and I just returned from our annual pilgrimage to northern California, a land of Eucalyptus and redwoods, mountains and ocean, wine and figs, and, for us, friends and … Continue reading

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Salad Nicoise

This is a great summer meal that can be adapted to use whatever fresh, summer vegetables you have on hand.  Be creative and enjoy! 1 lb. potatoes, cut into eighths 1 lb. green beans, cut into 1″ pieces 2 tsp. … Continue reading

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Grease Appreciation Night Weds Aug 18

Wednesday August 18th from 6:30 pm. At Top of the Hill, on Franklin Street in Chapel Hill. We like to support the restaurants that give us the grease to keep making biodiesel, we call it Partners in Sustainability. We honestly … Continue reading

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Grease Appreciation Night

About twenty biodiesel enthusiasts met tonight for dinner and beers at Carolina Brewery in Pittsboro.

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CSA Week 8

For our members this week we are harvesting: green beans tomatoes (read about the history, see recipe ideas) chard, lambs-quarters, amaranth greens basil – three varieties summer squash and zucchini edamame potatoes, onions, and garlic from storage

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