General info for 2013:
Take a minute to look over information below about what a membership to the Full Plate Farm Collective includes, and what our CSA share options look like.
Then, choose a link on the right to begin your sign-up process by check or PayPal.
We want good quality, healthy food to be available to everyone. With that in mind, we offer three different pick-up options, and three different payment plans, in the hopes that one combination of the options below will fit your budget and lifestyle. (Please note: theis independent of the growing season shares.) The Full Plate Farm Collective’s 2013 summer CSA season is 23 weeks long starting June 5th and ending November 6th.
Farm Pick-up: $515 paid-in-full, or $120 initial payment with installment plan You can choose whether to pick up your share at Stick and Stone Farm on Wednesdays 3-7pm, at Three Swallows Farm on Saturdays 10-2, or our new downtown location at Pressbay Alley at 116 W. Green St. on Thursdays 4-7pm. Bring your own grocery bag, and choose what of the bounty you'd like to take home to eat that week! (Please no preserving, excessive juicing, or sharing with non-CSA-members.) Help yourself to the directions to the farms.crops while you're there. Look here for
Group Delivery: $550 paid-in-full, or $155 initial payment with installment plan Pick up your share at local businesses on Thursdays: Mama Goose, Sparrows Fine Wines, The Piggery, Finger Lakes Reuse, or Good to Go!. Join one of our neighborhood pick up sites (Fall Creek, South Hill, Hasbrouck Apartments, Stewart Little Coop, Hospicare) or get 5 or more households in your neighborhood together and start one of your own! The farmers will choose a selection of each week's produce, pack it in a 1/2 bushel box, and deliver it on Thursdays.
Home Delivery: $600 paid-in-full, or $205 initial payment with installment plan Each week on Thursday, we will deliver your farmer-selected boxed share to your home or workplace within the City of Ithaca.
Pay-in-full Prices listed above, according to pick-up or delivery option. Returning members are eligible for a $25 discount if you pay-in-full by March 31st (the discount is already applied to your Pay-Pal button, but please subtract it from the prices listed above if you are sending a check).
Installment Plans The installment plan requires an initial payment which will hold your space and be used for the last months of your share. After the initial payment, five payments of $105 are due June 15th, July 15th, Aug. 15th, and Sept. 15th. A $25 service charge is calculated into the installment plan prices.