The Farm Dirt
News from Bartlett's Farm 
June 17,  2015
8-6 Today
Beginning Thursday 6/18...8-7 every day
21 Old South Wharf 9-6
Main Street Truck Mon-Sat 9-1 
It's Strawberry Season!
Pick Your Own every day 8-5
Get them in the market 
Get them on the Main St. Truck
Get them at our store at 21 Old South Wharf
$5 / qt to pick your own
$7 / qt to purchase pre-picked

From a happy strawberry lover...
"They may be the most beautiful strawberries I’ve ever seen. They may be the most fragrant I’ve ever smelled. They ARE the most luscious I’ve ever tasted. Full and ripe but with an undertone of tart. " ~paul b
Strawberry Festival
June 27 9 am-4 pm

Pick Your Own Strawberries
Pony Rides
Strawberry Shortcake
Strawberry Hulling Contest
Cooking Demonstrations
Face Painting
Learn all about growing strawberries from Farmer Andrew 

Farm Talk this Saturday
JUNE 20 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Celebrate the summer solstice and learn how the sun can help wrangle down your electric bills. Zach will discuss Solar Electric technologies and the incentives that are currently available.
Coffee, tea and farm-baked goodies with be served.
This event is FREE and open to the public.
Kombucha is on tap here at the farm! 
Aqua- Vitea is available in four flavors that you are going to love: Blood Orange, Ginger, Hibiscus Ginger Lime, and Turmeric Sunrise! Start with a 16 oz refillable bottle, or choose the family-size growler. Its makes a perfect refreshing beach drink. Or grab one before or after your yoga class.  
Ask about the Kombucha Card - Buy 10 get one 16 oz refill free!
Rave Reviews For Our Sandwiches!
Did you know our Lobster Roll won first place in the
Thank you readers!  It's available every day!

And did you know we serve breakfast sandwiches made to order every day?  Nantucket blACKbook does and they put in on their list of 
Thanks Nantucket blACKbook! 
What's Fresh From the Fields and Greenhouses?
Arugula, Kale, Spinach, Greens Mix, Mesclun Mix, Sage, Basil, Italian Parsley, Curly Parsley, Thyme, Rosemary, Chives,
Mint, Tarragon, Lemon Verbena
10 varieties of Head Lettuce
Hot House Tomatoes

Time to Prune Tomatoes!

And it's not too late to plant!
Mighty Matos are vigorous and ready to take off in your garden! And they are on sale! 

Mighty Mato...Buy 1 get 1 Free

Lilies Make Everybody Smile...And they're on sale in the garden center!
Potted lilies are a great investment for the future of your garden, providing bloom for years to come. 

One and two gallon pots are on sale at 30% off

And if you love iris, now is a great time to plant - they are 40% off!

Lobster Dinner to go...every night!
Starting Thursday June 11
Pick up any time after 2 pm.  
Steamed while you wait, any night of the week!
1 ¼ lb Lobster with cracked claws ,
corn, red bliss potatoes, butter  $29.99
1/2 Doz Little Neck Clams $6.00 
Cup of chowder - $4.00 
(or just come in any time after 2 pm)
And your favorites are still on the menu...
Tuesdays - Prime Rib with two sides (starts at 4 pm)
Fridays - Roast Chicken with two sides (starts at 4 pm)
Fathers Day is
This Sunday!

Show him the love for all those years of believing in you!
Can't decide?
Dad would love a gift card!
CSA shares get picked up on Thursdays!
Sign up now to so you don't miss the next one!
Fresh Greens Every Week
Be the first to try new produce
Get Creative Recipes
Know YOUR Farmer
Eat healthy
Buy Local

Mentoring Youth Nantucket
serves Nantucket kids and their families.  These two fundraisers are their main events for the year. Blooming Bids is held in the Garden Center, and the Iron Team relay is this weekend.  Let's help support this important organization!
Sunday, June 21 10:00 a.m.
The Iron Teams Relay is a six-leg, 33-mile adventure race across Nantucket. Read more here. 

Tuesday, July 14 5:30 p.m.
Bites! Bubbles! Blossoms! Bids! Back at Bartlett's.
Read more and buy tickets at the following link!
Upcoming Events-So Much Going On!

 July 10-12  Nantucket Yoga Festival
July 16 – 19 - Small Friends Event Under The Tent 
24th Annual The Nantucket Art & Artisans Show to benefit Small Friends
July 29-August 3 Nantucket Historical Association Antiques and Design Show of Nantucket 
There’s a new app for Nantucketers 
It's free to download, easy to use, and perfect for finding information we all need every day: CALL NANTUCKET.  

Call Nantucket is the digital version of The Nantucket Directory, the phone book for our island known as “the black book.”  It’s perfect for looking up telephone numbers, addresses, websites, and email addresses from your smartphone or tablet.

Just a simple, free download will install this app on your phone or tablet: