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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!

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

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!

Distribution News!

Check out this week’s newsletter ( Aqui puede leer el boletin de esta semana):
Bronx CSA Newsletter Issue 4 2013

This week members got: Mint, Dill, Kale, Carrots, Onions, Boston Lettuce, Green Leaf Lettuce, Beets, Cilantro, and Snap Peas!

Important CSA news: Everyone please remember to sign up for your mandatory volunteer hours! Volunteering ensures that the CSA runs smoothly and that everyone does their part in this COMMUNITY SUPPORTED program.

Also, a reminder that if you miss 3 consecutive pick-ups in a row you will be dropped as a member of the CSA and your share will be available for resale. Please contact us if you have any questions about this policy.

PS- you can check out last week’s newsletter here: Bronx CSA Newsletter Issue 3 2013

Second Distribution News

Hi everyone! This week was our second distribution and it went great! We have officially sold out all of our vegetable and fruit shares, so if anyone else is interested they will be put on our waiting list.

Check out this week’s newsletter! ( In English and Spanish)

Bronx CSA Newsletter Issue 2 2013

And don’t forget to sign up for your volunteer hours!!

First Distribution!

We had our first distribution of the season for the Bronx CSA! Check out the produce our members got and some interesting nutritional tips in our weekly newsletter:

Bronx CSA Newsletter Issue 1 2013

Bronx CSA Newsletter Issue 1 2013 SPANISH

One Week Away!

We are now only 1 week away from the first distribution of the 2013 season!! We hope that you’re excited as we are!!

Until then, 2 reminders:

1. We will be having one last information meeting & sign up event TOMORROW, June 4th at the Grand Concourse Seventh Day Adventist Temple (1275 Grand Concourse at 169th st). The meeting will take place from 5:30-7 pm, but there is no need to get there exactly at 5:30 or to stay for the entire time. If you’re on the fence about joining or just want to know what we’re all about come ask questions and learn more!

2. If you are interested in signing up, please do so ASAP and don’t forget to send in your 10% deposit (even members using SNAP).

Shares still available

Vegetable and fruit shares are still available for the 2013 CSA season! Head over to our How to Join page to learn more! Make sure to follow us on Twitter for up to date information about our weekly sign-up events!

General Information Meeting

Come learn more about the Bronx CSA at our first General Info Meeting of the season!

The meeting will be this Thursday, April 18th at our distribution site, The Grand Concourse Seventh Day Adventist Temple ( 1275 Grand Concourse at 169th st.). It will take place from 5:30-7pm, but there is no need to get there exactly at 5:30 or stay for the entire time!

We will be discussing basic CSA information such as distribution, share prices, and the types of produce that can be expected. We will also be going over any questions you may have.

Hope to see you there!