Crop Talk 08/15/2016

PMA Foodservice - Monterey, CA

PMA Foodservice Conference ExpoPMA Foodservice Expo 2016 was a HUGE win for Babé Farms. In addition to building new relationships and seeing longtime friends, we had the opportunity to show off our beautiful new backdrop. Not to mention our usual bounty of colorful Babé Farms veggies. Our staff had an amazing time at the show and we cant wait to come back next year!

PMA Foodservice Expo - Babe Farms

Best in Season - Purple Carrots


Due to the warm, dry weather we have experienced in the Santa Maria Valley, we have a plentiful supply of the following items:

Green Brussels Sprouts Stalks - 6 Ct. - Stalk Up!
Parsley Root 12 Ct. - Ready and Available now!
Lg. Romanesco 12 & 16 Ct. - Get it while it's here!
Lettuce, Baby (Heads) 2# and 4# - Lolla Rosso & Green Romaine in Good Supply!
Specialty Radishes 24 Ct. - Good supplies available!
Kohlrabi, Medium Green 12 Ct. - Great Supplies!
Cauliflower, Baby White & Romanesco 24 Ct. - Golf Ball Size!
Radicchio, 12 Ct. - Local, Now in Season!
Celery Root 12 Ct. - Good supplies through the summer!
See Rocio Harvesting Celery Root!


School is right around the corner and there's nothing better for school lunch programs than Babé Farms produce! Baby Lacinato Kale Salad and Celery Root are two healthy items that kids will love. Check out the recipes below!

Baby Kale Salad with Lemon, Parmesan & Crispy Roasted Chickpeas

Back-2-School Recipes

Celery Root and Apple Salad

Babe Farms - Digital CatalogueBabé Farms recently launched a digital catalogue where anyone can view our entire product line. We feel this will help our customers to better familiarize themselves with our products, pack sizes, etc.

View Our Digital Catalogue Here!







Limited Items

Bok Choy, Baby 10# & 30# - Limited Availability
Cabbage, Red 40# - Limited Availability
Carrots, Baby Maroon - Limited Availability
Tokyo Turnips 2 dz. Bunch - Limited Availability
Radish, Purple Ninja 2 dz. - N/A
Beets, Bulk/Sack 25# - All Colors Limited Availability
Beets, Baby Red 2 dz. Bunch - Limited Availability Temporarily

*Check with your Babé Farms sales representative for more information

Sta. Rita Hills Winegrowers AllianceWINE & FIRE

Last weekend, Babé Farms took part in the Wine & Fire event at La Purisima in Lompoc. Our team of Ramona, Terrie, Eddie, and Karli had fun passing out salad and showing off these beautiful veggie bouquets!

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Babe Farms - Wine & FIre Event

Tempura Stuffed Squash BlossomsBon Appétit Babé

Recently, we've been experimenting with new recipes for Babé Farms produce. Here's our latest creation:

~Tempura fried squash blossoms stuffed with: ricotta cheese, Tokyo turnips, and purple ninja radish, and lightly drizzled with a balsamic reduction sauce.







Pet Talk

Say hello to Babé Farms pups, Lexi and Teddy! Lexi is a 7 month old full breed Boxer and Teddy is a 7 year old Chihuahua. These beautiful canines belong to our friend Carina Placencia. Carina works in our Production Office and is in charge of Grower Accounting at Babé Farms. She says that Lexi is full of energy and loves walks, while her brother Teddy is an old man and prefers to nap.

Pet Talk Lexi & Teddy