In Your Bag: Week of March 2nd

Donna WilliamsFebruary 28, 2020

Here’s what you can expect to find in Field Goods fruit and vegetable bags for this week. At-a-glance list is below, scroll for more details!

Fruit & Vegetable Bags

Family, Standard, & Small Bags Include:

  • White Button Mushrooms
  • Baby Red Russian Kale
  • Frozen Tomato Puree
  • Frozen Diced Peppers
  • Smitten Apples
  • Red and Green Lettuce

Single Bags Include:

  • White Button Mushrooms
  • Baby Red Russian Kale
  • Frozen Tomato Puree
  • Frozen Diced Peppers
  • Smitten Apples

Carb-Conscious Bags Include:

  • White Button Mushrooms
  • Baby Red Russian Kale
  • Frozen Tomato Puree
  • Frozen Diced Peppers
  • Red and Green Lettuce


Mixed Fruit Bags

  • Smitten Apples: Chelini Farms (Integrated Pest Management in Williamson, NY)
  • Blood Oranges: Bernard Ranches (Organically Grown in Riverside, CA)
  • Black Mission Figs: Product of Ecuador (Conventional)
  • Petite Bananas: Product of Ecuador (Conventional)

Additional Subscriptions

  • Bread: [East NY / West CT / North NJ] Whole Spelt from Bread Alone (Kingston, NY);
    [Syracuse / North NY] Challah from Bread Alone (Kingston, NY)
  • Salad Mix: Spring Mix from Radicle Farm (Organically Grown in New York, NY)
  • Yogurt: Plain Yogurt from North Country Creamery (Organically Grown in Keeseville, NY)
  • Cheese: Seeded Chevre from Nettle Meadow (Organically Grown in Thurman, NY)
  • Eggs: One Dozen from Latremore Farm (Certified Organic in Chazy, NY)
  • Pasta: Semolina Penne from Sfoglini Pasta (Certified Organic in Coxsackie, NY)
  • Fruit: Rome Apples from Yonder Farms (Family Farm in Valatie, NY)
  • Herb & Allium: Leeks from Satur Farms (Organically Grown in Cutchogue, NY)


White Button Mushrooms

From: Kennett Square Farm (Integrated Pest Management in New Jersey)

White Buttons are some of the best mushrooms for retaining flavor, and are far more forgiving with recipes than other wild mushrooms. Prep them for stews, stir frys, soups, and salads, or add some texture and flavor to your meat, sauce, and bread dishes. More info

Recipe Ideas:
Garlic Mushrooms in Butter Sauce
Best Ever Mushroom Soup
Ginger Chicken Stir Fry With Mushrooms
Creamy Mushrooms Dish
Sautéed Button Mushrooms in White Wine Sauce

How Much to Expect in Your Bag:
Family: 0.95 lbs
Standard: 0.95 lbs
Small: 0.70 lbs
Single: 0.50 lbs
Carb-Conscious: 0.22 lbs

Baby Red Russian Kale

From: Rolling Acres Organic (Certified Organic in Interlaken, NY)

The hardiest of kale, a Siberian variety that laughs at cold weather and flooding. Its sweet flavor is tasty in salads, but holds up in soups and stews (blanch first). More info

Recipes Ideas:
How to Kale
Kale Caesar Slaw
Lemony Kale Salad
Grilled Kale
Kale Chips

How Much to Expect in Your Bag:
Family: 2 5-oz bags
Standard: 1 5-oz bag
Small: 1 5-oz bag
Single: 1 5-oz bag
Carb-Conscious: 1 5-oz bag

Frozen Tomato Puree

From: Altobelli Farm (Integrated Pest Management in Kinderhook, NY)

Pizza time! Simmer up with some garlic and oregano. Tastes like the sweetness of summer. Add a little vinegar if you want to balance out the sweetness.

Recipe Ideas:
Easy Tomato Pasta Sauce
Simple Pizza Sauce
Spaghetti Squash Marinara

How Much to Expect in Your Bag:
Family: 1 10-oz pack
Standard: 1 10-oz pack
Small: 1 10-oz pack
Single: 1 10-oz pack
Carb-Conscious: 1 10-oz pack

Frozen Diced Peppers

From: Hepworth Farms (Certified Organic in Milton, NY)

Making life easy, they’re diced for you! A fabulous mix of green, red, and orange diced peppers ready to go. A cup of sliced raw bell pepper, especially red, has 150% of your daily value Vitamin C. Talk about nutritious! Just thaw them out (rinse under warm water, or leave in the fridge), and you’re ready to make any of these amazingly tasty dishes. We love to stir-fry them, because it’s an easy and fast way to create a warm and hearty dish! More info

Recipe Ideas:
Stuffed Pepper Soup
Quick Beef Stir-Fry with Bell Peppers

How Much to Expect in Your Bag:
Family: 1 10-oz pack
Standard: 1 10-oz pack
Small: 1 10-oz pack
Single: 1 10-oz pack
Carb-Conscious: 1 10-oz pack

Smitten Apples

From: Chelini Farms (Integrated Pest Management in Williamson, NY )

These exciting new apples were bred in New Zealand and made their way to Washington state. They have a great crunch. They are great for baking as well as snacking. More info

Recipes Ideas:
Wintry Apple Bake with Double Ginger Crumble
Apple Sharlotka
Maple Apple Breakfast Crisp

How Much to Expect in Your Bag:
Family: 3 lbs
Standard: 2.8 lbs
Small: 1.65 lbs
Single: 0.90 lbs
Carb-Conscious: Not Included

Red and Green Lettuce

From: SA Farms (Integrated Pest Management in Berlin, NY)

Put fresh salads on your table as often as you can. For a more filling and flavorful boost: add roasted nuts, dried cranberries, roasted sunflower seeds, shaved parmesan, or chick peas.

Recipe Ideas:
Chicken Lettuce Wrap
Stir-Fried Lettuce Dish
Favorite Green Salad With Cranberries + Peppers

How Much to Expect in Your Bag:
Family: 2
Standard: 2
Small: 1
Single: Not Included
Carb-Conscious: 1



All of our products are non-GMO! More info on Farming Methods and read about Our Farmers.

  • Certified Organic: Farm uses organic methods and is certified.
  • Organically Grown: Farm uses organic methods but does not have certification.
  • Integrated Pest Management: Farm uses methods to reduce the use of pesticides and chemical fertilizers.
  • Family Farm: Farm often uses organic and IPM methods but may also use chemical fertilizers and pesticides. Small farms use far fewer chemicals than large industrialized operations.
  • Conventional: Farm uses conventional growing methods.


  • Tip 1: Any item you would cook, you can also freeze.
  • Tip 2: A dull knife conspires against you and slows you down. A sharp knife makes your food taste better, and look better too! New York Times Article
  • Tip 3: Any greens need to be as dry as possible and kept in the fridge crisper.


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  • Items are subject to change depending on weather and farm availability, and may not look exactly like the items pictured above.
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