MCFC CSA 2015: Join MCFC Fresh Fridays!

Registration is now open~Support your local farms and eat organic this summer: Join MCFC CSA Fresh Fridays! Montclair Community Food Co-op CSA begins June 12th and runs until Nov 13th. Fresh, local organic produce will be conveniently delivered to Montclair every other Friday for you and your family. In addition to produce, honey, pork and herbal shares are available as add-ons. Here are the costs for the season: $40 support fee. $300 for 12 deliveries of fruit. $300 for 12 deliveries of vegetables. $210 for 6 deliveries herbal share.
Print out PDF form in FORMS and mail in with check by June 6th to be included in the first delivery or Online registration through Brown Paper Tickets is now open. Orders received after June 6th will be included in the following delivery. Pro-rated orders must be received by the FRIDAY before the next delivery in order to allow the farmers planning time. Local honey also available for pre-order.

MCFC CSA partners with Wrong Direction Farm

MCFC CSA is pleased to partner with Wrong Direction Farm to have pastured, certified organic products delivered on CSA delivery day for one stop shopping once a month! Order online directly with Wrong Direction Farm before the CSA for fresh pastured pork, chicken and eggs! yes eggs! Create an account and check out their online order form. 

One month countdown to register for CSA!

We are officially one month away from end of MCFC CSA registration! To be included in the first delivery we must receive your application by June 6th 2015.

Use the online application to pay via credit card or use a paper form to pay via check.

The season begins Friday June 12th. See you soon!

Reminder! Herb sale!

Montclair Historical Society Herb Sale is this week!

Hope over to pick up your favorite herbs for your garden or for gifts!
Thursday, April 30 from 9 am to 8 pm.
Friday, May 1 from 9 am to 5 pm.
Saturday, May 2 from 9 am to 4 pm

MCFC CSA is looking for volunteers for the season!

MCFC CSA is run by member volunteers!
From planning with the farmers, to unloading the truck from the farm, to accounting, to running cooking demos, the members of the Montclair Community Food Co-op are always busy supporting each others journey to eating well.

We are currently in need of the following volunteers for the season:

MCFC CSA 2015 Volunteer Shift
MCFC CSA 2015 End of the Day Volunteer(s)
MCFC CSA 2015 Extra’s Coordinator(s)
MCFC CSA 2015 Egg Coordinator
MCFC CSA 2015 Events Coordinator

Interested in one of these volunteer opportunities? Volunteer!

Support Rise & Root Farm!

If you took the informative canning and pickling workshops with Michaela Hayes, expert canner, last year at the CSA site you know what a talented woman she is.

Michaela is starting her own farm: Rise & Root Farm with a three other female partners. She will be able to use the produce she grew to create her pickling and canning masterpieces.  Rise and Root farm is currently collecting support through Indiegogo. Support the campaign here.

Reminder: CSM Herbal share reservations due

Lancaster Farmacy is offering Community Supported Medicine (CSM) shares, featuring once-monthly delivery of 3-5 hand crafted herbal products and fresh or dried herbs. Read more here.

The farmers need a headcount by THIS FRIDAY May 1. Please email info@montclaircsa.org to reserve a share for your family!

Bee My Honey Apiary 2015 CSA share

In addition to bi-weekly deliveries to the CSA, Bee my Honey Apiaries will offer a Honey CSA this shares for those who would like a guaranteed honey delivery every month from June to November. 12 glass jars filled with local raw honey for $102. See form for more details.