Does a Community Supported Agriculture Work?
Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) member receives a portion of the
weekly harvest. Expect fewer varieties of produce in the early part
of the season. The amount of produce/ varieties increases as the season progresses.
of produce is 1 time per week (for each area), beginning in early-mid June and ending in
early October. We will
call/email you as the season nears for the exact date of the 1st
- Distribution Schedule
- Pueblo Members: Pick up at the farm on Saturday's
from 8:30 am to 1 pm.
- Colorado Springs Members: Produce will be distributed on
Wednesdays between 4 pm and 7:30 pm. The location will be at America
the Beautiful Park during the CFAM Farmer's Market.
monthly newsletter keeps members informed of goings on at the
farm. A weekly recipe will be provided during distribution.
- Range Eggs
are not part of the CSA Share, but can be purchased at an additional cost.
We are quite proud of these "special eggs".
This share receives the same weekly amount as the
Full Share. The real benefit comes at peak season if you would like to
store produce away for the winter. This share entitles you to receive
7 boxes of produce of your choice. A list will be provided.
Share: This share
provides a good choice for 2 adults and younger children to supplement their
provides a good choice for an individual who like fresh produce or to a retired couple
to help supplement their weekly diet.
- Early Signup Bonus
is truly appreciated when CSA Members sign up early, it allows us to
plan seed, and water purchases along with estimating the amount of
transplants for this season. If you sign up by sending in your $50
deposit, or full payment, you will save $10 towards the El Grande'
Share, $10 towards a Full Share and $5 towards the Individual Share.
- Referral Bonus
you know of family, friends, neighbors and/or groups who would benefit
and enjoy our CSA Program, please tell them about us. For each
El Grande' Share or Full Share that you refer to us (and they sign
up), we will discount your membership fee and theirs by $10. If
a referral signs up for an Individual Share, we will discount your
share and theirs by $5. At this time there is not a limit to the
number of referrals. Please do not refer current members for a referral