The Farm Dirt
News from Bartlett's Farm 
July 15,  2015
Open 8-7 every day
Open 9-6 Every Day at 21 Old South Wharf
Main Street Truck and 'Sconset Truck -  Mon-Sat 9-1 
Corn is coming soon!
Stop by the farm and enter your guess for the date of the first corn harvest of 2015. The winner will receive a corn-themed gift basket along with a dozen ears of delicious, farm grown sweet corn.
All of our Cut Flowers
are grown in our fields and greenhouses!
Cosmos, snapdragons, coleus, agastache, salvia,
sunflowers, statice, gypsophila, zinnias, and more!
Purchase them bunched in the market, on the produce truck and at our Old South Wharf location or take a field tour and
pick-your-own on July 21!
(space is limited + advance registration is required)

From the Garden Center
Lots of annuals and perennials for your garden

On sale:

8” and 10” Hanging Basket 50% OFF (Does not include Moss Baskets)

Mighty Mato’s & 4” Vegetable Plants 50% OFF

4” Geranium 50% Off

Fairy Gardens figures have arrived just in time for
The Garden Festival's Fairy Garden Contest
Wine Tasting Today
In the market - 4pm-6:30.  
Lobster Dinner to go...every night!
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 
Three ways to order
Call 508-228-9403 x 18
or just come in any time after 2 pm

Don't want a full lobster dinner?  
Ask Joan at the Nantucket Fresh Catch counter to
steam a couple for you!
...more favorites...
Fried Clams every day from 12-3 served with fries - $15.99
Tuesdays - Prime Rib with two sides (starts at 4 pm)
Fridays - Roast Chicken with two sides (starts at 4 pm)
What's Fresh From the Fields and Greenhouses?
Arugula, Kale, Spinach, Greens Mix, Mesclun Mix, Swiss Chard
  Basil, Chives, Cilantro, Curly Parsley, Dill, Italian Parsley, Lemon Thyme, Lemon Verbena, Mint, Oregano, Rosemary, Sage, Thyme, Tarragon 
'Pick Your Own' Strawberries 8-6 every day

Cabbage - green + purple
Carrots (3 varieties)
Cauliflower - white, cheddar (orange) + graffiti (purple)
Cucumbers - green + white + pickling
(Try this
Fattoush Salad with the white slicers)
Cue Ball, 8-ball and Summer Ball Squash
Head Lettuce - 10 varieties
Hot House Tomatoes
Radishes - red, amethyst + ping pong (white)
Scallions (Green and Purple)
Snow Peas
Sugar Snap Peas
Zucchini - Green + Golden
Green Beans and Wax Beans - New
Purple Beans-soon
Cherry Tomatoes for the weekend
Grape Tomatoes for the weekend
Nantucket Preservation Trust
Buying tickets for the Summer Kitchen Tour is a fine way to support this great island preservation group.  Tour goers will have the chance to view historic kitchens along Liberty & Main Street. Combo tickets include admission to the tour & a boxed lunch available in 85 Main Street's garden - 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM. This is a not to be missed event!
Tour tickets $50    Combo tickets $65

From their website...

To preserve Nantucket’s historic architectural heritage for present and future generations.
Nantucket’s historic architecture is a unique and valuable asset that is a very important part of what makes the island special and has had a positive influence on our community.
To educate, inspire and encourage historic preservation across the island by involving all aspects of our community.
That you will join us in working to preserve our past for the future.

Bartlett's will have a table at the educational area of 83 Main St where we will have cookbooks and beach plum jam for sale! 
Harvesting Nantucket
Our latest cookbook full of delicious, farm fresh recipes and gorgeous pictures... it could inspire dinner tonight. It's also great way to remember your visit to Nantucket and it makes a beautiful hostess gift. Available in the market or online.
New Lower Price!
Every summer Small Friends on Nantucket hosts The Nantucket Art and Artisan Show.  The show is now in its 24th year! The show brings together over 60 locally and nationally recognized artisans and features an unparalleled selection of pottery, jewelry, textiles, art, photography, handcrafted furniture, folk art and many one-of-a-kind masterworks created by today’s most celebrated artisans. All proceeds from the show benefit Small Friends on Nantucket, a non-profit Early Learning Center for infants, toddlers and preschool aged children.

Rave Reviews!
Did you know our Lobster Roll won first place in the
Thank you readers!  It's available every day! I always ask for farm grown tomatoes with mine.

Upcoming Events-So Much Going On!

July 22 and 23 Nantucket Garden Festival 
(Various places around the island)

July 29-August 3 Nantucket Historical Association Antiques and Design Show of Nantucket (In the tent)

August 4 -  Paws for the Cause - Dressed to the K-nines a fundraiser for Nantucket Safe Harbor for Animals (In the Garden Center)