6 Ways to Use Swiss Chard

Swiss chard is more than a salad green! Try boosting your favorite recipes with this versatile vegetable.

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Create a Permaculture Plate

While permaculture may be a buzz word in sustainable-agriculture circles, most of the discussion focuses on garden planning and growing, not taking the concept all the way to the plate.

Locavore Recipe: All-Purpose Casserole

Photo by Judith Hausman This all-purpose casserole will make delicious use of your extra crops. Originally intended to make use of a bumper crop of summer squash, this easy dish works for nearly any abundance you receive. The squash version uses about 2 cups-plus of raw, grated summer squash but for this one, I began […]

Eat Fresh: Cream Your Greens

Building on the “eat fresh” theme of our Spring Peapod Stirfry recipe, we turn this week to spinach.

Swiss Chard Quiche: Savoring the Late-fall Garden

After a near-tropical burst of warm weather here in Wisconsin lately, the reality of the real-deal hard frosts knocks at our farm door. Or more specifically, the fall greens are on their last hurrah.