By: Nalee Vang, Communications Intern
Crown Point Ecology Center is now accepting applications for full or half-shares for its 2015 Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) season. Crown Point offers more than 50 different certified organic vegetables in its 20 to 22-week season.
Here is a list of current available full or half-shares:
- Standard Shares: $595 for 22 weeks, requiring one three-hour work shift.
- Working Shares: $595 for 22 weeks, requiring eight three-hour work shifts.
- Biweekly Shares/Half-shares: $300, picked up every other week between early June and late October for a total of 11 distributions of produce, with one three-hour work shift required.
Crown Point also offers a variety of optional shares that can be added on to a standard share. This includes organic egg shares, spring vegetable shares, winter vegetable shares, pie shares, a variety of cheese shares and jam shares.
All shares are available on a first come, first serve basis. Membership to Crown Point Ecology Center and half payment of a share is due with submission of an application. Share pickup is Wednesdays or Fridays beginning in early June through late October. All shareholders must work a minimum of one three-hour work shifts through the season unless they choose to buy out the work shift for $100.