Swiss chard, also known as spinach-chard or silverbeet, is one of the favorite green leafy vegetables of European origin. Botanically, it belongs to the beet family (Chenopodiaceae) of plants which also includes table-beets, sugar-beets, garden-beets, etc. garden-beets, etc.
This weeks item of the week is Rainbow Carrots. Rainbow Carrots are a pretty normal veggie outside if the states but are seen as a novelty within the states as the use of plain orange carrots are the standard. The carrots this week come from Pete's Greens Farm in Vermont.