Who is the farmer?

John Krueger is growing the organic veggies for us here at the Newark drop-off / pick-up spot.  We have been amazed by the quality and variety of the CSA shares provided by John. His farm is located in Andover, NJ and for all of you who want to learn more about him, his farm and his vision, continue reading after the jump: Continue reading

Newark’s Freshest: Get ready for the 2013 season!

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Share deliveries for the 2013 CSA Newark will start mid June (probably June 12th – which seems oh-so-far away!), but it is not to early to sign up for the season already (particularly if you want to get the early-sign-up discount) – read on below for details on the 2013 season at CSA Newark and make sure your summer and fall will be filled with affordable, locally grown, fresh, organic veggies:
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The 2012 Winter Stock-Up Share is here!

Stock up for the winter with this one time end-of-season yummieness from the fields of Starbrite farm. It will be here at the drop off spot for pick-up next Wednesday (21 NOV 12, the day before Thanksgiving). Cost: $60 – which is an amazing deal — read after the jump below in John’s own words the details on the size of the share and what veggies are in it.  Let Alyson or myself know ASAP if you are interested!

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Not long ago in a supermarket not so far away

Grocery Store Wars!

Eric’s way

what to do with all the amazing greens you find weekly in the CSA share? – this is what CSA member Eric suggests:

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On Raw Milk!

CSA Member Pawan brought a petition to legalize raw milk to our attention. This petition would be for a change in the NJ state laws.  Find out more and sign the petition at this link here:

Labeling GMO’s?

CSA member Pawan brought the discussion about GMO’s and a petition to have them labeled (as is already mandatory in Europe) to our attention.  Find more info and links to the petition that Pawan provided after the jump:

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