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Organic Produce Report: September 16 – September 22

Weekly Fresh Deal (sale price good from 9/18 – 9/24)

Washington grown organic yellow onions 79¢/lb, reg. $1.19/lb

Produce Feature: Organic Radicchio from Boldly Grown Farms

We currently have Treviso and Chiogga varieties, both slightly bitter and delicious raw in salads, or cooked –  try them braised with brown sugar and balsamic!

Weekly Organic Produce Specials

  • bunched broccolette $1.99 each
  • Fuji apples $1.69/lb
  • 5lb russet potato bag $4.99 each
  • yellow & white peaches $2.69/lb
  • celery $1.29/lb
  • Keith mangoes $1.49/lb
  • celery roots $2.19/lb
  • shallots $3.99/lb
  • Bartlett pears $1.99/lb
  • radicchio $2.99/lb
  • local cherry tomatoes $4.49 each

Co+op Basics Everyday Low Prices

  • GROW bananas 89¢ lb
  • Crimini mushrooms $4.49 lb
  • garnet yams $1.79 lb
  • green & red seedless grapes $2.99 lb
  • 3lb yellow onions $2.49 each
  • Valencia oranges $1.49 lb

 Local Produce – a current rundown of local produce

  • Organic Antics: Dried mixed wild mushrooms in a jar, chanterelles, lobster mushrooms
  • Cascadia Mushrooms: Shiitakes, shiitake kits, dried reishi, petite shiitakes, and mixed mushrooms.
  • Cedardale Farms: Gallon, half gallon, and pint cider (not organic).
  • Dahlia Depot: Pea shoots, spicy mix microgreens, mild mix microgreens (not certified organic).
  • Tops and Bottoms Farm: Dragon mix microgreens, broccoli microgreens, fava shoots.
  • Happy Valley: Clover sprouts (not certified).
  • Ralph’s Greenhouse: Bunched rainbow carrots, green and red cabbage, red and green dandelion, juicing carrots, leeks, bulk carrots, bulk gold beets, green onions, collard greens.
  • Moondance Farm: Sunflower sprouts, Napa cabbage, pickling cucumbers, lemon cucumbers, Japanese cucumbers, baby bok choy, tomatillos, Bull’s Horn sweet peppers, Padron peppers.
  • Blue Heron: Bagged baby arugula, bagged spicy mix, bagged kale mix, radishes, cilantro, rainbow and red chard, purslane, mustard greens, kohlrabi, curly and Italian parsley, bunched spinach.
  • Crows Farm: Tarragon, thyme, rosemary, chives, oregano, mint, cilantro, baby dill, pickling dill, curly and Italian parsley, heirloom tomatoes, artichokes, fennel, and Persian cucumbers.
  • Well Fed Farm: Salad mix, bulk red beets, bunched red and Chioggia beets, bulk red and gold beets, slicer tomatoes, mixed and red cherry tomatoes, green kale, blonde cucumbers, Daikon radish, red Kabocha squash, sugar pie pumpkins, Acorn squash, mini spaghetti squash, grey ghost Kabocha squash.
  • Skagit Flats: Red leaf lettuce, green leaf lettuce, Romaine lettuce, yellow and green zucchini.
  • Waxwing: Lacinato kale, Sungold cherry tomatoes, Persian cucumbers, white bell peppers, radishes, Shishito peppers, curly and Italian parsley, green beans, baby bok choy.
  • Boldly Grown: Broccoli, Roma tomatoes, Savoy cabbage, Chioggia and Treviso radicchio, Frisee, Roma tomatoes, baby blue Hubbard squash, Kabocha squash, Delicata squash.
  • Highwater: Slicer cucumbers, and bunched carrots.
  • Brownfield Orchards: Zestar, Gingergold, and Gala apples, Bartlett pears, and Stark Crimson pears.
  • Gibbs Family Farm: Gravenstein & Macintosh apples, Bartlett pears.
  • Hedlin: Sweet corn, Lacinato & green kale, red & rainbow chard, Serrano, Anaheim, and Jalapeno peppers.
  • Edible Acres: Green Gage plums, assorted eggplant, assorted melons, pluots.
  • Nick Young: “Divergent” cantaloupe (not certified organic), Yellow Doll and Dark Belle watermelons.
  • Silvia Farm: Strawberries & blueberries.
  • First Cut Farm: Red and yellow potatoes.
  • Dry Slough Orchards: Mishirasu and Kosui Asian pears.
  • Mitchell Bay Farm: Anna Kiwis, AKA Kiwiberries, AKA Hardy Kiwis – arriving Thursday, Sept. 12
  • Moonbeam Farm: Kosui Asian pears
By: Co-op Staff

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