2020 Caldwell CSA Membership Form

Today may be the coldest day of the year but here’s a sure sign of Spring… the 2020 Caldwell CSA membership form is now available!

Early bird pricing is in effect until March 1 so don’t delay!  A full-priced full share this year will be $600 ($580 before 3/1) and a half share will be $300 ($290 before 3/1).  Share checks should be made out to Circle Brook Farm.  A site fee is also due ($20 for full shares, $10 for half shares) to cover the supply costs needed to run the CSA.  Site fees can be paid via Venmo or Paypal to Shana.  Farmer John anticipates the season to run from June 7 to November 15 this year.  For full details and instructions please see the membership form.

Update & Share: 11/19/19

To view Farmer John’s last update of the season, click here.

Today’s share will include: lettuce, carrots, bok choy, garlic, rutabaga, white potatoes, cabbage, brussels sprouts, squash and sweet potatoes.

On behalf of everybody of the Caldwell CSA, we would like to thank Farmer John and his staff for making 2019 a successful season!

Update & Share: 11/12/19

To view Farmer John’s latest update, click here.

The share for this week will include: parsnips, lettuce, salad turnips, baby bok choy, cauliflower, scallions, choice of an herb, brussels sprouts, Japanese sweet potatoes, and choice of a green.

From Ginger of Treelicious Farms:

Good evening!  We packed a mix of apples this week so our members may prepare fresh applesauce and apple crisp for a delicious dessert…we are sending 5.5 lbs or more of cortland and Stayman Winesap …these are also great for eating.

Update & Share: 10/29/19

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Today’s share will include: lettuce, salad turnips, choice of arugula or broccoli raab, garlic, spinach, peppers, sweet potatoes, daikon, sweet dumpling squash and choice of an herb.

Farmer John will be offering a stock-up share once again this year.  To learn more, click here.

Update & Share: 10/8/19

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Today’s share will include: peppers, broccoli or napa cabbage, purple majesty potatoes, parsnips, lettuce, radishes, choice of arugula or mustard greens, acorn squash, garlic, cauliflower, herb choice and warted gourds.

Update & Share: 10/1/19

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Today’s share will include: lettuce, peppers, choice of kale or chard, green beans, rainbow carrots, choice of broccoli raab or arugula, broccoli or cabbage, gold potatoes, squash, scallions and an herb choice.

Update & Share: 9/24/19

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Today’s share will include: beans, peppers, potatoes, beets, choice of kale or collards, red onions, choice of argula or broccoli raab, butternut squash and a choice of an herb.

From Ginger of Treelicious Farms:

This week we are sending a pint of mixed green gage and empress purple plums along with boxes of Macintosh and gala apples to each site. The pints are already packed for each full share. For the apples, we will ask each member to select for their share from the boxes of apples delivered 2lbs of gala apples and 2lbs of Macintosh – for a total of 4lbs per share. Each location will receive boxes of apples labeled with the variety and sufficient apples to provide each member with the apples and likely some extra to be enjoyed by the members. We are packing this way for this week only due to a family funeral today. We will resume packing individual shares next week. We thank you for your understanding.

This Saturday at the Orchard we are hosting a Harvest Festival at our Farm including vendors picking and live music. We are just starting to pick our Macoun apples. Saturday evening we are hosting a Farm to Table Dinner from 5pm to 8pm. Please join us for a day in the country. The Apple crop is spectacular this year – large apples and deep color.