Thursday, October 20, 2011
☞ SHOP: Community Farm Share at Karrot
Karrot C.S.A. Season length: Six weeks starting November 9 and continuing through December 21 (skipping the week of Thanksgiving). Pick-up day & time: Wednesdays from 4-7 p.m.
* Half vegetable share for $105 (4-9 certified organic veggies per week, same as the Farm Share's "full share")
* Full vegetable share for $168 (7-12 certified organic veggies per week, same as the Farm Share's "pantry share")
* Egg share for $24 (one dozen certified organic eggs per week)
Farmers: Lancaster Farm Fresh Cooperative (the Farm Share's farmers), a cooperative of 75 or so mostly Amish family farms based in Lancaster County, Pa.
To sign up & pay: The application process is completely online, and you submit your payment directly to the co-op with a credit card via Pay Pal OR check or money order via mail. To sign up, follow the link on Karrot C.S.A.'s new webpage: www.karrot-csa.com. AND DO IT FAST: The co-op must have 60 confirmed sign-ups by this Friday, October 21, in order to make the new C.S.A. a reality. Each half-share sign-up counts as 1 and each full-share sign-up counts as 2 toward the 60 minimum, so get as many veggies as you can handle!