What’s Ripe Now: Broccoli, cauliflower, cabbage, butternut squash, spinach, carrots, and lettuce.

What’s Sprouting Next: More sweet, cool-weather greens. Eat your greens and stay healthy this winter!

Favorite Bloom: Carrots! “This is the best time of the year for carrots,” said John Tecklin, owner of Mountain Bounty Farm. “They are noticeably sweeter and crunchier.”

Don’t forget to sign up for Mountain Bounty Farm’s winter veggie and fruit CSA. The season starts in November, just in time for Thanksgiving. Sign up online at mountainbountyfarm.com.