The Corner Chronicle
Chimacum, Washington, Thursday December 18, 2014

Archive for September, 2012

CORNER FOOD CART SHAKE-UP!
September 10th, 2012 by katyandcracker
card welcoming Rosa's Taco Cart and wishing luck to Zoog's new BBQ restaurant

One food cart leaves and another rejoins us:

Starting today, Rosa returns with her beloved Taco Truck and will be serving tacos, burritos, and changing chef specials on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays, 11am to 3pm – ¡Que Bien!

Zoog’s BBQ leaves the Corner at the end of Sept to open a restaurant and music venue in Hadlock. Sad for us, but great for the community and we wish Zoog and Michele the very best of luck!

FARM TOUR WEEKEND – Sept 15/16
September 9th, 2012 by katyandcracker
cartoon of Cracker and Mable (Holstein) making plans to tour the farms together on Sunday

It’s almost here – the long anticipated 10th annual WSU Jefferson County Farm Tour. On Sunday, Sept 16th from 10-4, fifteen local farms will open their gates and barn doors to visitors, offering self-guided tours and demonstrations. Many will offer live music and dining options. Stop by Chimacum Corner which will be acting as the tour headquarters to pick up your free guide booklet with descriptions of and directions to each of the participating farms.

Hey Chimacum, Let’s Sow Garlic!
September 9th, 2012 by katyandcracker
photo of an Asian Tempest garlic - such beautiful cloves and straight hard neck!

by Dan Hysko

It’s almost time (late Sept – late Nov) to get next year’s garlic crop bedded down and covered with sandy soil and mulch. Your reward: curvaceous green scapes next May and robust flavor-packed bulbs in June/July. From Willowood Farm on Whidbey Island we’re selling a selection of premier seeds selected to thrive in our dampish Quimper climate. Plus… we’ll tell you how to grow it.

Garlic is an amazing food, called a super food by some. It is likely antiviral, antifungal, anticancer and