JHU FALL CSA @ Homewood Campus

Get fresh, organic vegetables weekly and help support a local farm: Join our JHU FALL CSA.

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What is a CSA?

CSA stands for Community Supported Agriculture. It’s like a produce subscription service. Members sign up for a share and then get weekly deliveries of fresh, delicious produce at a designated pickup site. This CSA includes about 8 items/week of seasonal, local produce which is chosen by the farm. One share will typically feed a 3-4 person household every week. Click here for FAQ.

The Farm

Our CSA partners with One Straw Farm, the largest organic farm in Maryland. Drew and Joan Norman have lovingly tended One Straw since 1983. They aim to provide their CSA members with the highest quality Food Alliance Certified produce. One Straw is located in White Hall, MD about 40 miles North of Baltimore City.

Why Join?

By joining this CSA you will be: supporting local farmers and the local economy, protecting the environment, improving your health and expanding your diet. With a pickup site at the Homewood campus this CSA is an affordable, convenient way to buy directly from a farm. Buying through a CSA ensures freshness and diversity as produce is harvested at its seasonal peak.

Details

Where: Weekly Pickups will be at Charles St. Market

When: Mondays 4:00pm to 5:30pm

Duration: September 8th to November 17th

Price: $275 for 11 weeks of produce

That’s only $25/week!!!

8 items/week

A typical share: 1 bunch of red chard, 6 corn, 1 bag of tomatillo, 1 red cabbage, 6 Japanese eggplant, 5 pimiento, 6 cucumber, Chrysanthemum greens, 1 romaine lettuce. All for only $25!!!

A typical share: 1 bunch of red chard, 6 corn, 1 bag of tomatillo, 1 red cabbage, 6 Japanese eggplant, 5 pimiento, 6 cucumber, Chrysanthemum greens, 1 romaine lettuce. All for only $25!!!

 Check out this video to see a CSA in action at the Johns Hopkins School of Public Health.

SIGNUP HERE

  • Select “JHU Fall” for membership type
  • Select “JHU Fall Only Students & Employees” for Pickup Location
  • Complete the rest of the forms
  • Enjoy your first delivery of fresh produce on September 8th!

Still have questions? Email realfoodhopkins@gmail.com

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