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Fairytales, Red Warty Things, North Georgia Candy Roasters: Pumpkins that Look Cool and Taste Great

We raise about 50 varieties of pumpkins, winter squash and gourds. Some are strictly for their fancy looks, and some we grow just for eating. And then there are the pumpkins and squashes that do double duty. These… Read More

Winter Squash and Potatoes: Quick Fixes for Long Keepers

One of our most colorful, reliable and long-lasting crops, winter squash is a vegetable everyone should have on hand. There are many varieties: Some have bright orange flesh, others are yellow or even a creamy white inside. All are packed… Read More

Farm Recipe: Roasted Pumpkin or Squash Soup

Serves 2-4. Can be made vegan by substituting olive or coconut oil for butter and omitting the cream.

What’s in Season on Martha’s Vineyard: June

These are approximate harvest dates for our seasonal farm produce. Please keep in mind that many yields tend to start small and increase over a period of days to weeks, depending on the weather.

Stock Up on Winter Squash and Save

Butternut, Acorn, Hubbard, Sunshine: They’re all winter squash, a group that got its name because these late-ripening fruits last well into the winter when they’re properly stored.Kept in a cool, dark place, winter squash will reward you with… Read More

Island Grown Recipe: Gluten-Free Winter Squash Spice Cookies

Also please see our Gluten-Free Baking Tips »»

Farm Recipe: Spicy Pork and Butternut Soup with Kale and Cranberry Beans

This hearty recipe comes from our longtime greenhouse chief, Chloe Nelson. It yields three quarts.

Island Grown Recipe: Chris Fischer’s Butternut Squash Soup

Farm Recipe: Kale, Corn and Butternut Squash

(Serves 4, as a side)

Farm Recipe: Roasted Acorn Squash with Cranberry Butter

From our book Morning Glory’s Farm Food: Stories from the Fields, Recipes from the Kitchen