How Our CSA Works
Otherwise known as Community Supported Agriculture, 2019 is our tenth year of running our CSA program. We started small with 30 shares in the first year and have grown to supply 100 families with certified organic vegetables from spring until fall.
This year we are continuing our CSA in its NEW format. The cost for the 2019 season is $500 and for that we will supply you with a total of $560 worth of Certified Organic vegetables of your own choice. Our farmers markets start up on Saturday May 4th but you can join our CSA program at any time during our farmers market season until December 22nd, 2019.
Many farms run their CSA’s based on this model. This gives you, the consumer, the option to purchase the vegetables that you will most enjoy. If you are away on vacation you don’t have to worry about asking a friend or neighbour to pick up your CSA share. You simply don’t purchase anything that week. If you are having a party and need extra beans or lettuce then you can just pick them up at our farmers market. This is a vegetable only CSA and does not include meats, eggs, breads or prepared foods. The CSA ends when our farmers markets end and any unused balance is non-refundable.
You can pick up your CSA share items at the Cobourg Farmers Market on Saturdays starting the first week in May.
Please follow us on Facebook to see what items we will be bringing to the market each week.