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Distribution News!

We’re officially more than halfway through the 2013 CSA season! Everyone please make sure you take the time to complete the mid-season survey!

Our farmers have been bringing us amazing fruits and veggies as you can see below:

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blackberries

Cantaloupes

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Check out our last few newsletters:

Bronx CSA Newsletter Issue 10 2013

Bronx CSA Newsletter Issue 11 2013

This week at the BXCSA

Here is this week’s newsletter (in English and Spanish): Bronx CSA Newsletter Issue 5 2013

Important news!

Please remember to sign up for your volunteer hours. The schedule will be at the sign-in table during every distribution!

Weekly attendance is important! If you miss more than 3 consecutive distributions, you will unfortunately be dropped as a member of the CSA and your share will be available for re-sale.

Would you like to get more involved in the BXCSA? Ask us for information about becoming a Core Group member! Send us an email at: bronxcsanyc@gmail.com.

Check out some pictures from last week!

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Fresh beets and kale for BXCSA members!

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Members also got dill and onions!

Bronx CSA in El Diario!!

Check out this great post about the Bronx CSA in El Diario:eldiariony.com

And here it is translated to English by Voices of NY : voicesofny.org

Remember, application deadlines are fast approaching! Don’t miss out on our 2013 CSA season!

Our CSA Is in the News!

Community Supported Agriculture Movement Hits Bronx

By Bill Weisbrod
Thursday, April 28, 2011 6:11 PM EDT

Vegetable season in the northeast is almost here, and Bronxites will have the chance to reap the benefits.

Community Supported Agriculture, or CSAs, are on the rise, especially in the Bronx. CSAs are programs in which individuals or families can buy a share, and are entitled to a certain amount of fresh produce every week, which is shipped directly from farms in the region. Read the entire story here