Want to eat local this Winter?

Corn & Peppers from Winter Share. Ground Beef from Northwind Farm Meat SHare

Corn & Peppers from Winter Share. Sausage from Northwind Farm Meat Share

Eating local can be challenge during the snowy months as the produce available at farmer’s markets gets less numerous by the week.

And then this happens!

Feb 2013 Winter Share

Feb 2013 Winter Share

greenhouse greens for winter nomming

greenhouse greens for winter nomming

Tomato Time - Shelf stable for months!!

Tomato Time – Shelf stable for months!!

Montrose guarding the eggs

Montrose guarding the eggs

Our Winter Share comes highly recommended  — several members enjoy it so much they purchase several shares to keep their kitchen stocked with local goodness.

pic by ryan kuonenEasy and satisfying to cook with. Make your winter stews pop with health and goodness. Local broccoli becomes a yummy green curry.

Green Curry pic by Ryan KuonenGreen beans make an appearance in your winter meals, reemerging on your plate, having traveled far less mileage.

pic by ryan kuonenPic by Ryan Kuonen

Simple additions of winter share veg add so much pop to your winter curries

pic by Ryan Kuonen

The pricing scheme is simple. Sign up early and save $$. Payment in full is preferred. Payment plans available for those who sign up by October 15th.

Sign up:

  • in Nov – $152 per share
  • in Dec – $162 per share

(PS – You can buy more than one share. Any additional share is $122 per share)

Egg shares are available – $6 per dozen
  • $30 – 1 dozen per month (for 5 months)
  • $60 – 2 dozen per month (for 5 months)
  • $90 – 3 dozen per month (for 5 months)
  • $120 – 4 dozen per month (for 5 months)

Distribution is on the third Tuesday – –  12/17, 1/21, 2/18, 3/18, 4/15 — 5 to 830pm

Each share family does one volunteer distribution shift. Shifts are broken into 3 time slots – 445 to 645pm;  5 to 7pm; 645 to 845pm

Right now distributions are scheduled for 140 Metropolitan Ave, Ryan & Yolim’s loftspace. We are hoping to move the distributions next door to the bar at the ground level of Nitehawk Cinemas. Will keep you posted.

Sign up today. Really fun way to stay connected to the local harvest during the long cold Winter…

pic by ryan kuonen

2 Responses

  1. […] Extending the November pricing until Dec 16th. Get in on the goodness of local produce frozen at the height of the Summer season and make your Winter meals pop with sweetness! Lots more info here – Want to Eat Local This Winter? […]

  2. […] Want to eat local this Winter? Still time to sign up for vegetables and fruits frozen at the height of their Summer sweetness that will brighten any Winter dinner ! […]

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