Inspired by Josh McFadden’s beans on toast recipe, this simple, savory dish showcases just how great shell beans can be when done right.
As we move into the cooler, darker time of year the farm’s crops take a decided turn towards the leaf and the root. As the cold, dry air that we’ve been experiencing settles into our valley, the crispness of the air translates into a sweetness for the cold loving crops we grow on the farm this time of year.
Rain water is the best kind of water. We must learn how to harvest it. In doing so, we reduce storm water runoff and provide high quality irrigation water. Plus, because the majority of Southern California’s water use goes to the garden, harvesting the rain will significantly reduce your utility bills! Best of all? It happens to be free.