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What’s in the Share and at the Market? Chanterelles! August 26-27

Hello Members! Mark is  back from break and slinging those veggies again! We have been busy getting the online store updated with new goodies.

I am working on the Fall/Winter subscriptions and will hopefully have this up online  this week for you with Early Bird specials!  Partial seasons will be available for you if you think you might be moving or otherwise needing more flexibility in your season. Email me with questions. 

Here is what we think is in the share, subject to change:

PRODUCE * indicates small share. Produce is from Flores Family Farm (George, Omar and family) Hague, Va.

FRUIT SHARE/from Agriberry

  • raspberries
  • nectarines
  • blackberries 

PANTRY SHARE 

  • TBD

MEAT 

BREAD

DAIRY

  • Goat Chevre
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What’s in the Share and in the Market – 7/15-19 –Summer is HOT!!

Blackberries will be heading your way soon!

 Here is what we anticipate being in the share this coming week, subject to change.  If you have gotten Chef items in jars – please bring them back or leave them in your delivery bin for us to retrieve so Chef can make more. Thanks. 

PRODUCE * indicates small share. Produce is from Flores Family Farm (George, Omar and family) Hague, Va.

FRUIT SHARE/from Agriberry

  • Blackberries
  • Peaches
  • Strawberries

PANTRY SHARE 

  • TBD

MEAT SHARE

BREAD

  • Prairie Grain Zucchini bread

DAIRY

  • Cheese – Assorted cheddars
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BBC World News Feature on Farm to Family

Here is the long version of the BBC World News story on Farm to Family that aired today on local food security in the time of COVID-19 featuring our farms Polyface FarmMountain View Farm Products, LLC and Cestari Yarns. Due to the breaking news peg on Ghislaine Maxwell they ran the short version – but hopefully people worldwide will be moved and inspired by what is happening in our local food system right here in Richmond, VA and Capitol Hill, Washington, DC! We are grateful to all of you, our members, who help support us, our staff, our farmers and other food partners. We are grateful to our Producer Lara Hartzenbusch and Cameraperson/Editor (and CSA member) Maxine Collins for the incredible story on us. 

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What’s in the Share and at the Market 7/2

Dear members — here is what we anticipate being in the share next week – subject to change. If you will be away for the July 4 holiday, but have not yet held your share, please email asap so we can hold you and adjust our counts for the farms. Thank you. 

PRODUCE * indicates small share. Produce is from Flores Family Farm (George, Omar and family) Hague, Va.

FRUIT SHARE/from Agriberry

PANTRY SHARE 

MEAT SHARE

BREAD

  • Billy Bread rustic sourdough –  Note that Billy Bread is now available to add on in the Bakery section! 

DAIRY

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BBC World News to Revisit Farm to Family: Food Security in Covid-19

A few months back BBC World News contacted us to do a follow up on the story they did on us way back when we started in 2010. They wanted to know what effect Covid-19 had on food security in the local food system. We have received word that the story ¬†will air on Monday 6/29, barring world disasters. Here is how you can watch: BBC World TV (pay-cable) at 5pm EST and on PBS stations BBC World News (public access) at 630pm.. It may or may not be on their website, but I will share the producer’s video of it from Vimeo once she puts it up. What a long strange trip it has been. Thank you all for supporting us thru 11 years!