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Roots & Wings CSA

NOW OFFERING FALL SHARES!!!
1 box every other Wednesday
(September 20 - November 1, 2017)
We are excited to offer CSA shares this fall! Since our capacity is limited, we are only accepting 12 Fall CSA shares this season, on a first come first served basis. Similar to summer, we'll have an abundance of organically grown fresh fruits, vegetables and herbs in each share. Honey shares are also still available. Pick up at Blackhawk Courts Farm & Garden (15th Ave. & Meadow Ct. Rockford, IL) or sign up for delivery. Get your share while they last! 
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The Roots & Wings Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) program provides boxes of dazzling produce to Rockford area residents. The amount and variety is comparable to other local CSAs, with offerings as dynamic as the season. This CSA is coordinated by our Youth Leader Program, an initiative that increases job skills for Rockford youth through community-based urban farming, business training and cooking. Visit Angelic Organics farm for CSA options outside the Rockford area.

What’s in a share?
Each week you will receive a bountiful bag filled with seasonal vegetables, flowers & herbs - all of which are grown using organic techniques, then harvested and packed by Rockford youth! Shares are large, with volume and weight changing weekly based upon vegetable availability. Melons are available at the end of the season. You can also receive two quarts of delicious, local farm-raised honey for an add-on fee. This season we will grow:

Beans
Carrots
Collard Greens
Corn
Cucumber
Dry Beans
Eggplant
Garlic
Herbs
Kale
Lettuce
Melons 
Mustard Greens
Onions
Peppers
Potatoes
Radishes
Spinach
Squash
Sunflowers
Swiss Chard
Tomatoes
Turnips
Zucchini
Zinnias

Options & Cost:
$160 – Fall Produce Share (1 box every other Wednesday)
$39 – Local Honey Shares! Get (2) 3-lb jars (one at the beginning of the season, one at the end)
**Subsidies or payment plans available for qualifying customers. Contact us for an application. 

Where do I pick up my share?
Blackhawk Courts Farm & Garden: 15th Ave and Meadow Court, Rockford IL (12-6pm) or
Host your own site! Get shares delivered by hosting a new pick-up site (6 box minimum). 

Loca Honey

2017 CSA shares are available!
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Donate a share:
Want to support Roots & Wings, but don't need more veggies? Consider donating a share to help your neighbors access fresh, healthy food, regardless of their means.

Contact Information:
Contact Tedd Snowden 815-389-8455
or using our Contact Page, choose "Rockford: Vegetable CSA & Market"

Have questions about CSAs?
Check out this great CSA FAQ page from our friends at Band of Farmers