CSA Membership

the freshly inspired CSA—your weekly box of freshness!

You’ll find the freshest produce of the season in every freshly inspired box. Each week, our team picks only the best fruits and vegetables and carefully packs them for you.

Sometimes you’ll discover an added surprise─like plants to start your own herb garden and recipes with new tastes and techniques.

Don’t miss your chance to join this year’s freshly inspired CSA. It’s the best way to truly savor the season.

Inspired savings – Use our smart payment plans and early-enrollment discounts when offered to save.

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You can still enroll in Farmer’s Harvest 2020 CSA which ends on November 24th, 2020 by clicking here.

Enroll now for a Holiday Harvest Share!

Imagine what it would be like having local, freshly harvested fruits and vegetables in December! Well, don’t imagine – become a Holiday Harvest CSA Member and receive your weekly box of our fresh produce each week in December. Shares will be distributed on the following Tuesdays in December: December 1st, 8th, 15th, and 22nd. Holiday harvest pickup locations include many local chapters, our Chester farm store, or  local home delivery.

Share contents may include greenhouse tomatoes, peppers, herbs, cauliflower, broccoli, cabbage, potatoes, beets, parsnips, Brussels sprouts, onions, popcorn, apples, sweet potatoes, cranberries, kale, collards, lettuces, spinach, radishes, mizuna, our own fresh-pressed apple cider and so much more! We’ll be including fun add-ons and seasonal surprises also! View last year’s Holiday Harvest Share contents to get a peek at what we offer.

Please note that we are transitioning over to a new CSA platform called Harvie. Full details on Holiday Harvest shares including pickup locations can be found on Harvie.

FOLLOW STEPS BELOW TO ENROLL:

To enroll in a Holiday Harvest membership now, click the link to the HARVIE platform

Once on the Harvie platform, click ADD-ONS –> Holiday Harvest Share–>select share

Why Choose Our CSA?

  • More variety than any other CSA! Seasonal, homegrown, sustainable and certified organic items – Over 250 different varieties of non-GMO fruits and vegetables are grown utilizing water and soil conservation methods, and integrated pest management. A portion of our farm is certified organic by the USDA and those crops are proudly listed as certified organic.
  • Experience more fresh fruit – Your freshly inspired vegetables will never be lonely with the accompanying fruit grown on our farm including berries and many varieties of tree fruit starting with strawberries and continuing with blueberries, peaches, plums, pears, nectarines, apples, cranberries, and more! More fruit options than any other CSA!
  • More customization than any other CSA program! All of our members are able to fully customize their shares every week! Using specialized CSA software, HARVIE, you are able to set up your produce preferences and each week you will have options to add items, swap items, and remove items from your box! This helps you reduce waste and get the most out of your CSA experience.
  • Onsite expertise – Your membership lets you spend time with our on-site expert Jennifer Borealo, who’s ready to give you fresh ideas and advice and help you live freshly inspired. Members receive recipes curated by Jenn each week, and can email and discuss their share contents and recipe ideas throughout the season.
  • How-to wisdom in each box – Learn about what’s in the box, along with nutrition and dietary information, recipe ideas, and tips for care and storage all packaged in one newsletter in your box, AND NEW THIS SEASON- weekly recipes and storage tips emailed directly to you each week to help you meal prep for the week!
  • Seasonal surprises –You have access to a variety of seasonal, locally grown products—such as cranberries in the fall, locally raised turkeys, Christmas trees, and fresh-pressed apple cider from our own orchard and cider mill!
  • Free family admissions so you can “pick your own” – Come back again and again to our fields and orchards, all year!
  • Option to pack your own box – Some like their boxes packed for them, both for convenience and for the surprise of receiving new, fresh ideas. Others find ultimate satisfaction in taking the time to pack their own boxes. The choice is yours, if you’d like to pack your own share at our farm store in Chester, we are happy to help!

Sign Up to be Freshly Inspired

Your freshly inspired box lets you revel in new discoveries each week. You’ll enjoy freshly picked produce staples as well as a constantly changing adventure of newly ripened crops—in a delightful variety that unfolds throughout the year.

Want to see what our typical CSA weeks look like? Visit our archives page to see what we offer.

full share

  • Average 25-30 lbs. of produce each week.
  • Perfect for a larger family or a smaller family looking to try new things and get the most variety that we have to offer. Full Share members will often receive our more unusual or limited-quantity items in their shares throughout the season.
  • Free PYO Entry for CSA Members and members of their household, Tuesday-Thursday 9-11AM

half share

  • Average 12-15 lbs. of produce each week.
  • Our most popular share size! More variety than our personal share size, and more bang for your buck!
  • Free PYO Entry for CSA Members and members of their household, Tuesday-Thursday 9-11AM

personal share

  • Average 8-10 lbs. of produce each week.
  • A great share size for a single person or a couple on-the-go who still wants to enjoy a smaller amount of seasonal fruits and vegetables each week.
  • Free PYO Entry for CSA Members and members of their household, Tuesday-Thursday 9-11AM.

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