Summer CSA

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Summer CSA 2015
June 3rd- October 28th


 About


Our Summer CSA runs for 22 weeks beginning June 3rd and ending October 28th.   There are two share sizes available; regular and large.    In addition to the produce share we also offer eggs, bread, cheese and mushroom shares.  Pickups are Wednesdays with three locations to choose from; West Reading, Bethlehem, or at the farm.  Registration begins the first week of January and ends April 1st.  Register before February 15th and receive one free week.


 Produce Share


Regular Share:  $484    $22/week, 22 weeks total
5-7 items of fruits and vegetables – suitable for a couple or small family

Large Share:  $706    $32/week, 22 weeks total
8-10 items of fruits and vegetables – suitable for a large family or a few people who eat a lot of veggies


 High Season “Opt-out”


 Members with their own garden may wish to opt out of the CSA during the high summer season. Opt-out members have the choice to suspend CSA pickups for 8 weeks, from July 15th to September 2nd. Pickups then resume on September 9th and continue as normal through October 28th.

Any selected add-on shares would continue through this opt out period as normal.

 Regular Share w/  “Opt-out”:   $308    $22/week, 14 weeks total

 Large Share w/  “Opt-out”:   $448    $32/week, 14 weeks total


 Add-Ons


 Weekly:

Egg Share:  $88   $4/week, 22 weeks total
One dozen farm fresh eggs from local pasture raised hens.

Bread Share:  $110   $5/week, 22 weeks total
A variety of rustic bread loaves, baked fresh in the farm’s wood-fired oven.

 Biweekly:

Cheese Share:  $165   $15/week, 11 weeks total
Artisan sheep, goat and cow milk cheeses from local farmers. You will receive 1-2 cheeses each week.

Mushroom Share:  $110   $10/week, 11 weeks total
1-pound mixed bag of mushrooms cultivated by Oley Valley Mushroom Farm including crimini, portabella and specialty varieties based upon seasonal availability.


 Pick up Locations


Pickups are on Wednesday for all locations.

Eckerton Hill Farm      4-6pm
117 Lobachsville Road
Fleetwood, PA 19522
Pick up is in the large red barn on the right as you come up the driveway.

 

Bolete                                  1-3pm
1740 Seidersville Road
Bethlehem, PA 18015
Enter through the main door of the restaurant and pickup your share in the bar to the left.

 

Salon Avanti                   4:30-6:30
548 Penn Avenue
West Reading, PA 19611
Park in the lot behind the Salon accessible from Cherry Street.   Shares are located directly inside the back entrance of the salon.


Registration


 Registration ends April 1st, register before February 15th and receive one free week.   To register for the CSA mail your completed registration form and check for the full amount to:

Eckerton Hill Farm 
117 Lobachsville Road 
Fleetwood PA 19522

Feel free to email us with any questions at eckertonhillfarm@gmail.com or stop by the West Reading Winter Market to talk to us in person.

 

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