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Eat Local with a Greensgrow CSA Membership

GreensGrow-farmEat local with a Greensgrow City Supported Agriculture (CSA) membership and get six months of great local food. The Greensgrow Farms CSA program provides a convenient way to enjoy fresh, local food. It’s also a great way to support local farms and the local economy, all the while creating a fresh food lifestyle for you and your family that reflects the local bounty of the seasons.

Best of all? CSA brings the farm to you at PAH!

 What’s in my CSA?

• A seasonal assortment (5-8 items) of locally grown, fresh vegetables.

• A selection of fruit that reflects the abundance of the season

• A dairy/protein option that includes your choice of eggs, tofu and much more

• 1/3 of all shares include artisan cheese

• Included in your membership is a subscription to Organic Gardening magazine.

Should I Do a Full or Half Share?
The full share (weekly) is suitable for a family or sharing with a group of coworkers or friends. The half share option (every other week) is well suited to small households, or to those who travel often or are just learning to cook. With a half share, you’ll get the same amount of food as a full share, but you’ll pick up every other week.

How to Sign Up
    Visit greensgrow.org/csa for detailed info and sign up Call 215.380.4355 or email csa@greensgrow.org if you have any questions.

How long does it run?
    24 weeks from late May to mid-November 2013

Where & When
    Pennsylvania Hospital Elm Garden Cafeteria
    Thursdays from 11 am – 2 pm

What does it cost?
    
Full Share: 24 pickups for $775 ($32.30 per pickup)
    Half Share: 13 pickups for $435 ($33.45 per pickup)

Who is Greensgrow Farms?
Gressngrow Farms is a non-profit organization based in Kensington and is a nationally recognized leader in sustainable urban farming. They “green” urban space that has once been deemed useless, and bring fresh, local food, flowers and jobs to the people of Philadelphia. 

 

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