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Tuesday, November 29, 2016

Paleo Christmas Cookie Recipes

Christmas and New Year Engagements We are very excited that our son Nico just got engaged! Christmas and New Years are a very popular time for engage

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Christmas and New Year Engagements

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We are very excited that our son Nico just got engaged! Christmas and New Years are a very popular time for engagements! If you or someone you know get engaged over the next month and dream of a rustic farm style wedding tell them to go ahead and give us a call for a tour. Spring and Fall wedding dates book up fast!

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The Market

Our Gwinnett Locally Grown Market is waiting for you to give it a try. Many Markets close this time of year but we want you to have access to organic produce, eggs, and meats year-round.

When we reopened on November 9th we introduced our new Produce Box's. You can order them in two sizes:
* The Small Box - $35.00 - Includes approximately 6 varieties of vegetables and 4 varieties of fruits.
* The Large Box - $55.00 - Includes approximately 8 varieties of vegetables and 5 varieties of fruits.

Examples of what you might get in your box - Carrots, Lettuce, Celery, Onions, Potato, Cucumber, Tomato, Mushroom, Zucchini, Cucumber, Broccoli, Swiss Chard, Beets, Eggplant, Avocado, Apples, Banana, Orange, Strawberries, Pineapple, Blueberries, Kiwi, or Pears

Please note Produce Box's require a minimum total market order of 30 Box's each week to be able to deliver.

Never Tried the Market before? LEARN MORE HERE

Place orders for 3 months with no membership fee to try it out!

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Pilar's Garden Tips

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Poinsettias - Myth-busting and Care Tips

ARE POINSETTIAS POISONOUS?
NO, it's a myth. Years ago, researchers at Ohio State University fed huge quantities of poinsettia parts to rats with no ill effects. To replicate their test, a 50-pound child would have to eat 500 leaves. POISINDEX, a primary resource used by poison control centers, lists occasional vomiting as a side effect of eating the leaves. People with latex allergies can be sensitive to the milky sap and should be careful when handling the plants to avoid a rash. The USDA reports that it has no evidence of anyone dying from eating poinsettias. Holly and mistletoe are much more toxic to children and pets.

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Place your poinsettia near a sunny window where it will get bright, indirect light for at least 6 hours a day. Keep it out of direct sun, though, which could fade the leaves. Avoid drafts, keeping temperatures between 65 and 70 degrees. Overwatering is a common cause of death, so water when dry and don't let the plant sit in water.

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Recipe of the Week

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Paleo Christmas Cookies

Christmas is the time for cookies and treats! They make great gifts and it's always fun to host a cookie swap! Here are 35 Paleo Christmas Cookies for you to try this month!
[Get the recipes here...]http://www.primalpalate.com/paleo-blog/paleo-christmas-cookie-roundup/)

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As you know, word of mouth is our best advertising, so if you think your school would benefit from a field trip to our farm, or you know someone who needs a cool place to throw a birthday party, please let them know about us!

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