Wow! It is already the 4th of July! Every single year it seems the catch us by surprise and every single year we get asked the same question...When will the Corn be ready? Some years people start asking in late June and in other years, like last year (85 degree weather in May) some of our guests were asking on Mother's Day!
"When is the corn ready"
"Will the corn be ready early this year?"
"Why is the corn so late?"
"I want my corn and I want it now!"
....and the list
Fresh Spinach, Escarole, Cherry Tomatoes, Boston Lettuce, Fiddleheads Who knew that Spring was so healthy for you? Confreda's now has all of those locally grown in our Farmers Market. One of those vegetables stands out among the rest.
The Elusive Fiddlehead.
Fiddleheads or fiddlehead greens are the furled fronds of a young fern, harvested for use as a vegetable. These curly ground plant-critters are normally left on the plant, each fiddlehead would unroll into a new frond