Welcome to Burge Organic Farm! Fall has arrived, and with it, another exciting CSA season begins. We have a lot of great food in store for you this year, and can’t wait to share it with you! We hope you can join us this season, if you have any questions, just let us know.
If you already know you would like to join this season’s CSA, click HERE . If you need some convincing, keep reading!
Each week you will receive 6-10 items that represent the height of seasonal quality. Each box is designed to feed a family of four fruits and vegetables for a week, with a few supplements needed from time to time. Whole shares come every week, while Half shares are delivered every other week.
Although we can’t always estimate what Nature has in store for us, below is a list of what you can expect with each season.
Spring: Strawberries, lettuce, arugula, sugar snap peas, asparagus, cabbage, turnips, scallions, broccoli, carrots, beets, spinach, wild edibles, collards, kale, Asian greens, spring herbs, and fava beans.
Summer: tomatoes, summer squash, okra, eggplant, sweet and spicy peppers, beans, orchard fruits(pears, plums, figs), Burge Heirloom Garlic, blackberries, melons, onions, wild edibles, cucumbers, beans, flowers, summer herbs, southern peas and corn.
Fall: carrots, winter squash, cauliflower, broccoli, orchard fruits (Asian persimmon, apples, pomegranate),beets, spinach, sweet potatoes, beans, cabbage, scallions, lettuce, salad greens, collards, chard, kale, grits/cornmeal/popcorn, radish, cucumber, fennel, garlic and turnips.
Winter: Collards, apples, kale, arugula, spinach, turnips, radishes, chard, fennel, spring onions, sweet potatoes, winter squash, broccoli, cauliflower, canned goods, cabbage, radicchio, endive, escarole, salad greens, pumpkins, and more!
How it works:
By signing up for the CSA, you are agreeing to let us farm for you for the whole season. You are providing us working capital at the beginning of the year to insure the farm’s financial and operational sustainability (thank you!). We deliver weekly to the following areas, at the following times, and you pick up your box according to your selected location.
Tuesdays at the farm (Mansfield) 2:00pm-7:00pm
Tuesdays at Square Perk (Covington) 3:00pm-7:00pm
Tuesdays at LA Fitness (Conyers) 3:00pm-7:00pm
Wednesdays at Northside United Methodist Church (Buckhead), 4:00pm-7:00pm
Wednesdays at The Cathedral of St. Philip (Buckhead), 4:00pm-7:00pm
Wednesdays at The Lovett School (Northside) 3:00pm-7:00pm
Wednesdays at Shields Meat Market (Emory) 4:00-7:00pm
Wednesdays at Farmer D Organics (Toco/Briarcliff)
To sign up, click http://burgeorganicfarm.files.wordpress.com/2011/04/2012-sp-csa-sign-up.pdf
For additional information, please read our CSA primer
Let us be your Farmer!