Dates: last week of June-October, 18 weeks
Costs: $25 per box (small=1-2 people), $35/box (large= veg loving couple or small family) or $450/$630 per season. Payment either up front or in split payments each (Postdated cheques required) As well; “Giving Back” basket shares are also available at $540/$746 for the full season. For these the buyer receives a full share with the premium going to help support free and lower cost shares for recipients in at-risk or food insecure communities.
Customers will receive a weekly basket of mixed seasonal locally grown produce from a variety of area farms; items will include staples such as carrots, onions and potatoes, storage crops from our root cellars and greenhouse products in the early baskets, as well as fruits, herbs, greens, tomatoes and other products in season as well as occasionally unusual and fun variety products (recipes included.) Items are labeled by farm and more information about each producer can be found on our online marketplace, including growing practices. Other items may be purchased through the online marketplace on a pay as you go basis and delivered with the basket. Baskets will be delivered weekly to depots in Smiths Falls, Perth, Carleton Place, Kanata, Ottawa South and Kemptville.
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