Hello all, and welcome to a new CSA season. As you may know, we are working with a new farm this year. Angel Family Farm has sent us a list of what we can expect for our first week. Beets Collard greens Kale Dill Radish Parsley Chamomile As a reminder, if you have a half … Continue reading Week 1- What’s in the box
We hope you will join us for the 2022 Season of the Forest Hills CSA!What is a CSA?Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) is a community of individuals who commit to supporting a local farm by purchasing its produce for an entire growing season. In the spring, CSA members buy “shares” of the farm’s yield which helps … Continue reading Join us for the 2022 Season!
After more than 19 years of partnering with us, Matt and Maggie, the farmers at Golden Earthworm Organic Farm, informed us they could no longer deliver to Queens CSAs. After a significant amount of time and research to identify a new vegetable farm for our CSA, the core group is excited to introduce you to … Continue reading Introducing Angel Family Farm
PLEASE REGISTER NOW- Registration will be closed on 5/10/2021We hope you join us for the 2021 season! All information on how to sign up is here, followed by a link to the sign-up form and the contract. DISTRIBUTIONTuesdays, 4-8 pmJune 1st through November 16th, 2021, 25 weeks. The Church-in-the-Gardens,50 Ascan Avenue in Forest Hills.SHARES, PRICING, and … Continue reading Registration for 2021 Season Closes 5/10
Look for sign-up coming in the coming weeks. Our farm (Golden Earthworm Organic Farm) has allotted us the same number of shares we had last year. We will have a priority period for returning members in good standing and then will open up to prospective new members. The program begins in June, and we can't … Continue reading Spring 2021 Sign-up Coming Soon!
CSA FINAL BONUS WEEK!We hope everyone had a wonderful Thanksgiving! Matt and I are full of gratitude for our wonderful and supportive CSA community (that's you!) and our amazing farm team who helped us get through this challenging farming season. We managed to keep everyone healthy and grow food to safely feed our community for the full … Continue reading What’s in the Box FINAL DELIVERY
CSA WEEK #25Happy Thanksgiving, friends! It's been an interesting growing season and we're really grateful for such beautiful harvests this fall after a bumpy late summer. Don't forget that this week is the final week of deliveries, but we're sending everyone a bonus delivery the week of November 30th!No delivery next week.Enjoy your Thanksgiving holiday … Continue reading What’s in the Box Week #25
CSA WEEK #23Happy November! A few important reminders as we near the end of the season...Mark your calendars! This is week 23 out of a 25-week program. Our final delivery of the season will be the week of November 16th. We will take off the week of Thanksgiving and then make a special BONUS DELIVERY the … Continue reading What’s in the Box Week #23
CSA WEEK #22We have another gorgeous harvest this week! Many of the cool early-season favorites are back again for a second appearance this fall. Enjoy!This week's harvestBel Fiore RadicchioThis purple speckled chicory is a very special heirloom variety from Italy. The leaves are very tender and it's perfect raw in a salad. See recipe below.Storage: In … Continue reading What’s in the Box Week #22
I think you're all going to love this week's big, beautiful kohlrabi. I've been enjoying it a lot recently and found some great new recipes that I wanted to share below. One is a kohlrabi salad/slaw with cilantro, lime and jalapeno. It's really good and stores well in the fridge. The other recipe is for … Continue reading What’s in the Box Week #21