And Turnips, Too

Absentee farming is an oxymoron, with the possible exception of turnips. We have grown from seed for two seasons now with relative success. Mix with potatoes and mash together. Or for the true gourmet not afraid of heavy cream, the Union Square Café recipe with caramelized shallots (Thank You Molly O’Neill). The greens sautéed are an extraordinary source of Vitamin A, just the ticket for your chigger bites incurred while harvesting. I trust that at some point in our de-leveraged future we will write in “hunter-gatherer” on our IRS Schedule C and Sec 179 expense our 2% Hydrocortisone cream.
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