Tuesday, March 13, 2012

2012 Millburn-Short Hills CSA Details

The CSA runs 23-24 weeks from June 15 to November 21, 2012. Pick up is every Friday except the last week when pick up will be Wednesday November 21st (the day before Thanksgiving). Members can purchase vegetable and/or fruit shares with add ons of egg and pasta shares. You cannot just purchase eggs or pasta shares.

Produce Share: Certified organic vegetable delivery from Starbrite Farms in Andover, NJ, $600 ($625 if paid after April 1st). The quantity of each week’s share varies. Share produce may include but is not limited to tomatoes, summer and winter squash, garlic, onions, different types lettuce, broccoli, cauliflower, turnips, beets, eggplant, peppers, swiss chard, beans, herbs, carrots, cabbage, spinach, and more. Usually 5-10 types per week.

Fruit Share: Organic (eco- certified) fruit delivery from Breezy Hill Orchard in New York, $276. Weather permitting, shares will include cherries, strawberries, raspberries, apples, peaches, apples, pears, nectarines, rhubarb and possibly cranberries (from an organic farm in Massachusetts).

Egg Share: Egg share (pastured, free range, anti-biotic and hormone free, organic brown) from Knoll Krest Farm in New York, $92. One dozen a week.

Pasta Share: Fresh homemade pasta made with free range, antibiotic and hormone free, organic brown eggs from Knoll Krest Farm in New York, $97.75. 12 oz per week, a different shape and flavor each week.

Pick up hours: 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Day: Friday (except last day, which will be Wednesday, November 21)

Pick up location: Wells Fargo parking lot in Millburn at the corner of Essex and Spring Streets behind Bhakti Barn Yoga

To join the 2012 Millburn-Short Hills CSA, click contact us to request the 2012 contract.