Classic American Stew Classic American Stew. I spent the winters of my childhood going to deer camp with my parents. It was quite the two week to-do. We had an old canvas military tent that sort of resembled a yurt, complete with a wood stove inside. Something always bubbling in a cast iron
New Orleans Style Gumbo, but Better Gumbo is special. I grew up in the south, but New Orleans south is different. I’m going to go ahead and say it, I like it better. At least for the food. There is something about cajun creole culinary delights that sing to my soul. I was
The days are getting longer and we are seeding for the summer! February has come and gone in a blur. While it is the shortest month and we had a serious cold snap and a delightful amount of snow, the days are starting to get longer and the hoop houses are exploding
The Significance of Supporting Local Businesses A recent study conducted in Central Oregon found that when a dollar was spent on a local food item, $0.76 remains in our local economy. Comparatively, each dollar spent on food from outside the region resulted in only $0.28 remaining in the local economy. Keeping these dollars
The Environmental Impact of our Food Choices On average, food at a traditional grocery store is estimated to travel 1,500 miles to reach your plate. That is so far! Food, grown at Rainshadow Organics, will travel about 30 miles to reach you. AND it is harvested straight from the ground only a day before your
Jamaican Curry Chicken Snow is in the forecast all week. The air is crisp, with a sparkly white blanket of the fluffy stuff outside as I type. Many feel warm this time of year with all holidays, hot toddies, and fuzzy slippers, but I prefer the warmth of the tropics.
The Organic Seal for your Peace of Mind If you’re anything like us, you are overwhelmed by all the un-trustworthy food out there. You need to eat, and you need access to food you can trust. It doesn’t help that as of 2017, only 27% of surveyed CSA farms in the U.S. were Certified
What is the value of a Rainshadow Organics summer CSA share? We at Rainshadow Organics are excited to share our 2021 Summer CSA sign up with you! Can you believe we’re already dreaming up our summer season in February? In fact, we have already seeded our first round of starts for the 2021 Summer CSA: shallots, leeks,