Archive for the ‘Shares’ Category

Registration for the Bronx CSA 2015 Season Begins Now!

cilantroPlease take this opportunity to purchase and reserve your shares, we will open registration to the general public on April 30th if we have any remaining shares.

Once again, we are pleased to provide you with 2 convenient ways of purchasing your shares online. If you would like to purchase your share in full using a credit card go here. Please note that if you choose to pay with a credit card, the share prices reflect additional credit card fees.

If you prefer to pay by check or money order or are purchasing a share with your Food Stamp/SNAP benefits, go here.

We like to offer our members as many options as we can, so if you prefer downloading, completing and then mailing in your membership agreement, please go ahead and download it here.

This year we have a new distribution site partner.  Weekly CSA pick ups will take place at the Church of God of Prophecy at 85 E. 165th Street.  We will also begin our onsite registration at our new distribution location soon!

Please note that your share is not reserved until we receive your full payment or deposit as is applicable.

BXCSA Shares Available for the 2014 Season!

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Come join the Bronx CSA for the 2014 season! 

We still have shares available and will be having another sign up event TOMORROW, Tuesday, April 15th at our distribution site at the:

Grand Concourse Seventh Day Adventist Temple

1275 Grand Concourse (at 169th street)

4:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.

Remember, you can also sign up online at anytime.

Come to Our Sign Up Event!

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Come to our Sign up event Today!

 

Where: Grand Concourse Seventh Day Adventist Temple

                1275 Grand Concourse (at 169th Street)

When: Tuesdays, starting today from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m.

 For more information or to get a membership form contact us at: BronxCSANYC@gmail.com or call 212-825-0028 ext 221 or 217.

Come Join Us Saturday at the Green Thumb GrowTogether Conference at Hostos College!

IMGP0510Come visit the Bronx CSA table and sign up for your CSA shares at the 30th Annual Green Thumb’s GrowTogether Conference on Saturday, March 29 from 9:00 am to 4:30 pm at Hostos Community College located at:

Hostos Community College
500 Grand Concourse
Bronx, NY 10451

Join over a thousand community gardeners and greening professionals from all over New York City for a day of learning, sharing, networking, and greening inspiration…!  This year’s conference features exciting new workshops and returning favorites, including many hands-on workshops for gardeners of all ages.  Enjoy live music and dance performances, a children’s play area, raffle prizes and much more!

Directions:  Take 2,4 or 5 train to 149th Street (Eugenio María de Hostos Boulevard) and the Grand Concourse.
or by bus, take the Bx1 or cross-town Bx19 to 149th Street (Eugenio María de Hostos Boulevard)

 

Sign Up for Your BXCSA Share for the 2014 CSA Season Today!

IMG_8168The Bronx CSA 2014 season is here! OK, it’s really 3 months away, but it’s time to start purchasing your shares for the season.

Once again, we are pleased to provide you with 2 convenient ways of purchasing your shares online. If you would like to purchase your share in full using a credit card go here. Please note that if you choose to pay with a credit card, the share prices reflect additional credit card fees.

If you prefer to pay by check or money order or are purchasing a share with your Food Stamp/SNAP benefits, go here.

We like to offer our members as many options as we can, so if you prefer downloading, completing and then mailing in your membership agreement, please go ahead and download the membership agreement located here!

Please note that your share is not reserved until we receive your full payment or deposit as is applicable.

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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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!

This week BXCSA members received a great share!

We had: Cabbage, beets, carrots, onions, green bell peppers, cilantro, kale, romaine lettuce, green leaf lettuce, corn, tomatoes, yellow peaches, donut peaches, and yellow plums!

Check out this week’s newsletter: Bronx CSA Newsletter Issue 8 2013

Remember to email or bring in recipe ideas to be featured in the weekly newsletter!

We also have a couple of extra vegetable and fruit shares, so tell a friend!

Distribution news!

Our amazing farmer Felix from Fresh Radish Farm brought members an amazing vegetable share this week! We got: beets, radishes, onions, tomatoes, green beans, carrots, zuccchini, green peppers, green leaf lettuce, red leaf lettuce, cilantro, AND sweet corn!!

We also got delicious white peaches, sour cherries, and yellow plums in our fruit share from Hepworth Farms!

 

This week’s newsletter: Bronx CSA Newsletter Issue 7 2013

Distribution News!

Check out the BXCSA week 6 newsletter: Bronx CSA Newsletter Issue 6 2013

Important news:

We have a couple of extra fruit and vegetable shares to sell! Stop by during distribution hours (next Tuesday 5:00-7:30) and sign up!

If you have any recipe ideas you’d like to share, feel free to email them to: bronxcsanyc@gmail.com

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!