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Member Information  for 2018

Members choose which share size and season they want and then pick up their share of fresh seasonal produce weekly at one of our four pick up locations. We send out an email each week with updates on veggie availability, bulk buying opportunities, recipes and cooking suggestions.    

Our CSA is free choice.  This means members get to choose from our farm stand display of veggies, 4, 6, or 9 "items" per week, depending on which share size they choose.  Quantities are specified at the distribution as to how much of each kind of produce equals an “item",  for example, items available on any given week might be a bunch of kale, 2-3 tomatoes, a ½ lb of green beans, a bunch of carrots or beets, or a half dozen ears of sweet corn.

Matt and Laura are always so friendly and fun to talk with. They also do a good job answering our questions about the vegetables. The vegetables were always arranged in an enticing manner. Most of all, I loved coming home with bags of beautiful, fresh, organic vegetables...
— Claudia, CSA Member

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Share Sizes

Small Share (4 items per week): for 1 Adult.  This is a nice quantity of produce if you don’t have much time to cook.  It’s also a great option for gardeners looking to supplement their diets with veggies they don’t have already growing in their gardens. We strongly recommend this share for no more than one person.


Medium Share (6 items per week):  for 1-2 Adults.  This is a good amount for a couple, small family or individual who is vegetarian or spends a fair amount of time cooking.


Large Share (9 items per week):  for 1-3 Adults, or a family with kids.  This share is great for a family that likes to cook.  Members who choose this share take home the most variety of veggies each week.


Share Seasons

Summer Season, May 29- Oct. 12 (20 weeks) 

Includes the widest variety of veggies, especially the classic summer veggies: a.k.a. tomatoes, beans, corn, potatoes etc...

Small Share (4 items per week) $320 @$16 per week

Medium Share (6 items per week) $450 @ $22.50 per week

Large Share (9 items per week) $660 @ $33 per week

 

Winter Season, Oct. 23- Dec. 18 (9 weeks)

Includes winter squash and root crops, a wide variety of hardy greens from our greenhouse and the occasional frozen good.  Due to seasonal availability the selection of veggies is more limited than the summer share.  Pick up is at the farm only.

Small Share (4 items per week) $153 @ $17 per week 

Medium Share (6 items per week) $216 @ $24 per week 

Large Share (9 items per week) $324 @ $36 per week

 

Full Season, May 29- Dec. 18 (29 weeks)
Includes both the winter and summer seasons.  Winter pick up is at the farm only.  
 
Small Share (4 items per week) $464 @ $16 per week

Medium Share (6 items per week) $652.50 @ 22.50 per week

Large Share (9 items per week) $957 @ $33per week


Pick-up Times and Locations

At The Farm:

Summer: Tuesdays 4:00-6:00 pm 

Winter: Tuesdays 4:00-6:00 pm

440 Miller Rd, East Dummerston, VT

Brattleboro:  

Summer: Tuesdays 4:00-7:00 pm

New England Youth Theater, 100 Flat Street

Payment Details

You can pay in full at the beginning of the season, or pay in two installments, half at the beginning of the season, and half halfway through.  Installment payment due dates are specified at checkout and on our printable sign up form.  

The price of skipping one or two weeks of pick up is calculated into the price of your share, but If you plan to be away for more than two weeks or you join after the CSA start date, contact us and we can prorate your share price.

If you are in need of financial assistance, please ask us about the Vermont Farm Share Program. You may be eligible for a partially subsidized share.

We accept 3squares VT SNAP/ EBT cards on a limited basis.  Please get in touch to find out more.

We are willing to accommodate your individual needs.  Please contact us if you have any questions!

Marlboro/ West Brattleboro:

Summer: Fridays 3:00-6:00 pm 

Roselily Farm, 236 Barrows Road, West Brattleboro, VT 

Wilmington:

Summer: Fridays 4:00-5:30 pm 

Folly, 33 West Main St, Wilmington VT

If there are weeks when you are unable to pick up your share:  Plan ahead and find a friend or neighbor who can pick it up for you.  This is a great way to build community! If you can't find someone else to pick up your share, you can always arrange with us ahead of time to switch your pick–up day (just email us 24 hours in advance of your usual pick up time).

Due to the perishable nature of vegetables, we cannot hold or replace your share if you forget to pick it up, sorry!


CSA Add-Ons!

Bread from the Earth CSB Shares at Full Plate Farm

Now if you pick up your CSA at the farm or at the Downtown Market you can pick up a bread share (CSB) from Bread from the Earth Community Supported Bakery at the same time!  Signing up for both the CSA and the CSB is a great way to save money and time, as well as support two small natural food producers in your community, not to mention that Bread from the Earth's artisanal, wood fired bread is delicious! They are offering a special deal to Full Plate farm CSA members, so don't miss out!  Click here to find out more and sign up.

Songbird Farm Grain CSA (aka pantry share)

We are collaborating with small scale organic, heritage grain growers Adam Nordell and Johanna Davis of Songbird Farm in Unity Maine to bring you their Pantry Share; a one time bulk CSA share that includes a variety of heritage grains.  We will be transporting grain shares from Maine right here to the farm for you to pick up in October or November.  Find out more and sign up