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Types of Shares

Summer Share: Grown by Norwich Meadows Farm, the Summer Share consists of organic summer vegetables and does not include fruit (available as an add-on). Weekly pick-ups occur on Tuesdays from 4:00-8:00 PM from mid-June to October/November, depending on the weather for a total of 20-22 pick ups.

Fall Share: Grown by Norwich Meadows Farm, the Fall Share consists of organic fall vegetables and does not include fruit (which is available as an add-on). This share offers the same frequency, quantity and variety of the summer shares, and is ideal for people who are away for the summer such as college students, staff and faculty. The Fall Share begins after Labor Day and ends October/November for a total of 8-11 pick ups. Weekly pick-ups occur on Tuesdays from 4:00-8:00 PM. 

Winter Share: Provided by Norwich Meadows Farmthe Winter Share consists of organic winter produce and products such as root crops, winter greens and a variety of dairy, meat, and jarred products from local farmers on a monthly basis with 5-7 pick ups depending on the share. This share is designed to assist the farm with critical funds to cover the cost of seed, equipment, repairs, and other materials. The winter share pick ups occur from late November through May.

We offer 3 types of Winter Shares: Lacto-Ovo Share (Norwich Meadows Farm); Meat Share (Norwich Meadows Farm); and Vegan Share (Norwich Meadows Farm).

For more information on the Winter 2017-18 share options, please click here.

Other Information:
Add-Ons & Market Days: In addition to the weekly vegetable Washington Square CSA members have access to a variety of additional local products, including fruit, eggs, dairy, and meat. For more information about the many options go to Add-Ons and Market Days

Variety: Each week items change, and the offerings are determined by the farmer according to what is in season. The below links provide information regarding items offered and length of each share. 

Summer 2015       Summer 2014    Summer 2013
Summer 2012       Summer 2010    Summer 2009 

Quantity: The CSA shares provide fresh produce for 1-3 individuals depending upon diet, goals and cooking style. During peak season a share weighs approximately 20 pounds and fills  2 regular large tote bags. Winter Shares are somewhat smaller, and you opt to subscribe to 2 shares.

Distribution: St. Mark's Church in the Bowery 131 East 10th Street (between 2nd & 3rd Avenues). Due to lack of storage, missed pick ups can not be refunded, however they will be donated to a local food pantry. You may arrange to sell or share individual pickups through Washington Square CSA Facebook Group. (Note: During pick up at our CSA you select the produce from large bins!

Registration Deadlines: The value of CSAs the farmers and members to work together, providing the farmer with ample time to plan and prepare in advance of the season. This means CSAs work best when members subscribe well in advance of the season. To that end, an early bird discount is designed to encourage early registration.  

WSCSA Fall Pickup - Tuesday Oct 17October 16th, 2017

WHAT'S COMING Here's what to expect: carrots lettuce onions radish winter squash pac choi summer squash greens Fruit share: apples grapes WEEKLY RECIPE INSPIRATION Brown Butter Spaghetti

Washington Square CSA Winter Registration Now Open! October 11th, 2017

Hello CSA Members - Old and New! Washington Square CSA is pleased to announce that we are officially open for Winter Share Registration! Winter 2017-2018 will continue with Tuesday evening

WSCSA Fall Pickup - Tuesday Oct 10October 9th, 2017

WHAT'S COMING Here's what to expect: Lettuce Winter Squash Radish Ginger Squash Pac Choi Greens Cabbage Fruit share: Apples Pears WEEKLY RECIPE INSPIRATION Simple Farro Salad  I'm