It’s CSA sign up time! If you’re an existing member, keep an eye out for an email with a link to the sign up form, arriving in your inbox in the next few days. And if you’re not yet a member, come find us at one of three in-person sign up events. Here are the dates: April 2, April 8, and April 15. We’ll have more details on times and locations as we get closer to the dates.
The 2016-17 winter CSA season is on! We will have distribution on six dates: November 5, November 19, December 3, December 17, January 7, and January 21. See you at distribution!
The summer 2016 season kicks off this Saturday, June 4, at 8.45 am! Yes, we have a new distribution time: 8.45 to 10.30 am. We are starting 15 minutes earlier and closing half an hour earlier. We will be offering the usual veggies and fruit, plus eggs, honey, coffee, dairy, and nuts. Beef distribution starts in July, and heirloom tomatoes will be distributed later in the season as well. See you at Habana!
Sign up for the Greene Harvest CSA this Saturday (April 16)!
Saturday, April 16 11am – 1pm at Habana Outpost: 757 Fulton Street at South Portland Avenue
- New members must sign up in person.
- Please bring your calendars so that you can sign up for your work shift. All members are required to work one distribution shift during the season (8am – 11:30am).
- There are several ways to pay for your share. Bring a check, or you can pay with Paypal, Popmoney or Chase Quickpay. We can’t take cash or credit cards.
We hope to see you there!
The final Winter CSA pick up has been postponed due to expected snowy weather on Saturday. Please pick up your share on January 30 instead.
Share Distribution (9 – 10am):
Work Shift (8:15 – 10:15am):
Members are not required to work during winter distribution
Winter CSA starts November 14, which means we’ll go straight through from Summer to Winter. There will be six distributions: November 14, November 21, December 5, December 19, January 9, and January 23, running from 9 to 10 am at Habana Outpost. Members are not required to work during winter CSA.
Fall is nearly here, dear members, but you know what is here? Tote bags!
At this weekend’s distribution, we will have freshly designed Greene Harvest CSA tote bags for sale at $10 each. All proceeds directly support our subsidized shares.
We’re still looking for a few volunteers to join us distributing veggies at the Bed-Stuy Mobile Market with City Harvest on October 3rdfrom 8:45am – 12pm. If you’re interested or want more info, please email Brigitte at firstname.lastname@example.org
One more thing before we get to the distribution. What are you doing October 11? Join us for a trip to The Farm at Miller’s Crossing in Hudson, NY, and meet the farmers who grow and harvest and package and deliver your vegetables! Save the date, and keep an eye out for more info in your email soon.
Share Distribution (9 – 11am):
1 bunch Turnips
1 Butternut Squash
1 lb Carrots
1 head Lettuce or Cabbage
1 head Garlic
1.5 lb Heirloom Tomatoes (maybe 1 lb)
1 lb Beefsteak Tomatoes
2 ears Sweet Corn
This week we will have:
Hard Cider (Please remember to return your empty growlers!)
Work Shift: 8 – 11:30am
2015 pick up dates are Saturday, June 6 – Saturday, Nov 7 (except for July 4!) 9am – 11am at Habana Outpost. Sign ups are closed for the season, but we do still have some subsidized shares available. Contact us for more info: email@example.com
Stop by Habana Outpost this Saturday, April 18, from 11 am until 2 pm, where we will be signing up new CSA members. Saturday is also Habana’s opening weekend, so this will definitely be the most festive of our sign-up events.