March 2015 Market Thymes Newsletter
March 2015 Market Thymes The drought seems to be continuing this year with little rain in sight. Farmers are doing their best to bring you the season’s best fruits and vegetables. Read about how Cecchini & Cecchini Asparagus Farm is coping with, not just the drought, but with cheaper imported asparagus. This is the month to look for that fresh earthy asparagus. Winter’s citrus is still available so look for tiny kumquats, Meyer and Lisbon lemons, mandarins, tangerines, and navel oranges. Baby spring root vegetables are divine right now, small and sweet. Spring lettuce, spinach, arugula, and other greens are perfection. And spring onions and garlic are at their peak.