Some of our 2016 CSA packages

2017 SHARES NOW AVAILABLE!

Bower Farm CSA boxes are delivered once per week from May to October.

We provide members with fresh, organic vegetables which range from delicate baby greens in the spring to hardy squash and pumpkins in the fall. Contents of the boxes vary depending on weather and season.

Fresh eggs from our free range flock of hens can also be added to your order at an additional cost.

Projected contents of Bower Farm CSA Boxes for 2017 (please note that the boxes will vary from week to week, i.e., not all items will be included every week):

MAY

Spinach, micro-greens, salad mix, kale, parsley, green onions, radishes, swiss chard, various herbs

JUNE

Salad Mix, radishes, green onions, spinach, head lettuce, bok choy, arugula, snap peas, kale, broccoli, cabbage, beets, garlic scapes, carrots, turnip, greenhouse tomatoes, various herbs

JULY

Beets, broccoli, carrots, cucumbers, head lettuce, snap peas,  cabbage, kale, new potatoes, beans, zucchini, summer squash, garlic, onions, green onions, cherry tomatoes, heirloom slicing tomatoes, green peppers, celery, arugula, eggplant, various herbs

AUGUST

Beans, carrots, cucumbers, garlic, head lettuce, onions, potatoes, zucchini, summer squash, cherry tomatoes, heirloom slicing tomatoes, peppers, eggplant, corn, edamame soy beans, celery, arugula, kale, various herbs

SEPTEMBER

Beans, broccoli, carrots, cauliflower, corn, cucumbers, eggplant, peppers, cherry tomatoes, slicing tomatoes, zucchini, potatoes, onions, winter squash, salad mix, swiss chard, arugula, kale, spinach, snap peas, celery, leeks, various herbs

OCTOBER

Beets, broccoli, carrots, garlic, onions, potatoes, leeks, turnips, pumpkin, winter squash, arugula, cabbage, kale, spinach, swiss chard, peas, greenhouse tomatoes, various herbs

COST

Full-share CSA (weekly, 20 weeks) – $30 per week for a total of $600.

Full-share CSA (weekly, 18 weeks with 2 vacation stops) – $30 per week for a total of $540.

Full-share CSA (weekly, 18 weeks with 2 vacation stops donated to youturn) – $30 per week for a total of $600.

Half-share CSA (bi-weekly, 10 weeks) – $35 bi-weekly for a total of $350.

Mini share CSA (5 weeks pre-arranged) – $40 per week for a total of $200.

All shares run from May to October. Shares can be paid in full for the season on April 22nd (preferred), or in two equal payments due by April 22nd and July 15th. Please note that Mini shares must be paid in full by April 22nd. If you decide to donate your vacation stop packages, they will be distributed to the clients of the youturn agency. Your generous donation will help provide access to fresh, organic produce to clients and families in need.

HOW AND WHERE DO I GET MY CSA BOX

If you are interested in becoming a Bower Farm CSA customer, please contact us or submit an order. Your CSA box can either be picked up at the farm, or choose from one of our various drop off locations in the Ottawa area. Home delivery is available for an extra cost which is based on your location. Members are required to provided a cooler which will ensure your veggies stay fresh and at the optimum temperature during the hot summer months.

More examples of our 2016 packages