Category: Growing

Growing

Anyone Can Cook Summer Squash!

RECIPESummer Squash Tips Summer squash is harvested when immature. Their rind, seeds, and flesh are tender and edible raw or cooked. Common types include zucchini, yellow squash, pattypan squash. The squash can be steamed, grilled, stir-fried, stuffed, and used in baked goods. Ingredients Summer squash Seasoned Salt:   Salt, paprika, pepper, garlic Olive Oil Tomato […]

Growing

Anyone Can Cook Eggplant!

RECIPE Eggplant Tips Types of eggplant: Traditional – frying, grilling, roasting Japanese – sautéing, pickling, stuffing Some eggplant can be bitter, especially if not freshly harvested. Eliminate bitterness with “sweating”. Lightly salt eggplant slices and place them between absorbent towels. Fresh eggplants should have a smooth, glossy skin and are firm to the touch. You […]

Green, Growing, Playing

Gravel Tour and Annual Giving Gardens Family Ride July 7

For further information, contact Kate Wiley at katherine.wiley@richmond.edu and Imagine Grinnell at imaginegrinnell@iowatelecom.net, 641-236-5518 or follow the event on Facebook. On Saturday, July 7, Imagine Grinnell (IG) will combine its third annual Giving Gardens bike tour with a new offering—the first annual Grinnell Gravel Tour, a cycling option that is growing in popularity nationwide and […]