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CSA Q&A

What is CSA?    Community Supported Agriculture is a relationship of mutual support and commitment between farmers and members. In return for annual fees which cover the production costs of the farm, CSA members receive a weekly share of the highest quality harvest during the  growing season. 

Why CSA?   It’s is an alternative, locally-based economic model of agriculture and food distribution.   Farming is the ultimate risky business since it’s entirely dependent on the fickle weather and not my tidy planting schedule–sigh… In the CSA model, growers and consumers share the risks and benefits of food production.   When an untimely frost puts and end to the basil and tomatoes, we all feel the pain.  And when spring is cooperative, we collectively bask in the goodness of strawberry-bellyaches.  So, you see?  We’re in this together!

What kinds of shares do you offer?
Harvest Box Shares: due to popular demand we are offering boxes with less volume.  That's right!  No need to feel guilty over unused produce.  You can expect a different selection of 5-6 fruits & veggies in you box each week. 
Harvest Box + Egg Shares:  All the goodness of our harvest box with the addition of one dozen pasture raised, eggs per week.  Certified organic feed.
Chicken Meat Shares: New this year, we are offering quarterly meat shares that will be delivered right to your door.

How big is the Harvest Box Share?   Since our boxes are put together based on value and not volume, box sizes can vary from week to week.  For example, tomatoes and kale are two veggies of very different size, weight, and value.  Tomatoes and potatoes, on the other hand, are similar in size and weight, but have very different values.    Though the box sizes may vary a bit from week to week, we promise to give you the full value of your subscription with a nice selection of  5-6 seasonal items per box.
 
How long is the season?   20 consecutive weeks.

Do you offer refunds?  No, we don't offer refunds.  Once the order has been placed, we take into account how many seeds, plants, rows, or beds we need to sow and the work begins long before you ever see the first harvest.  Keep in mind, CSA is a mutual relationship.  We promise to provide you with the freshest products we can provide at the best value.  You promise to support our best efforts no matter what variables are thrown our way.

Where can I pick up my shares?  
We deliver shares to established drop points, at workplaces, and in neighborhoods throughout Skagit and Whatcom Counties.  It only takes 5 shareholders to secure a drop site so if you’d like to host a drop site in your neighborhood or place of work contact us for more details.

2017 CSA starts on Thrusday June 15th!June 8th, 2017

That's right! Just one week from today, our CSA members will be receiving their first box of produce & eggs.  Keep your eye out for an email from the farm with welcomes, introductions, and in

Spring is on it's way!April 29th, 2017

News from UW meteorologist Cliff Mass is that this is the rainiest springs in at least 20 years.  That's tough news on the farm because we need at least 2-3 consecutive dry days in the mid 50's-6

We're closed for the season. We open again in late May '18. on 12/5/2017April 25th, 2017

Thank you for a great season.  We will open again the last week of May.  We'll begin taking reservations for commercial producers in February of 2018.  A commercial producer is a farm t