Keep farmingfeed peoplebuild communityJanuary 9, 2023
Farm Products Available OnlineOrder by Thursday 9am, pickup Friday 12-5pmIn-person shopping available as wellOur online store returns this week and is scheduled to be open on alternating Fridays throughout the winter as long as our harvest and conditions allow. We’ll also be at the CitySeed Winter Market in New Haven on alternating Saturdays for those who can’t make it to the farm. The winter market is located at Conte West Hills Middle School, 511 Chapel Street.New this year, you can also shop our farm store in-person, so if you miss out on the pre-order you can still come in and shop during the 12-5pm pickup hours. We’ll offer a selection of winter roots & greens from our high tunnels, as well as jarred tomato products and fresh eggs. This week we’ll harvest lettuce, carrots, radishes, arugula and more. Please note that our supply of eggs, greens and roots are limited.Store dates (Fridays, 12-5pm): Jan 13 & 27, Feb 10 & 24, Mar 10 & 24Market dates (Saturdays, 10am-1pm): Jan 14 & 28, Feb 11 & 25, Mar 11 & 25
2023 CSA On Sale NowOur 2023 CSA subscriptions are ready for purchase. Sign up at our GrownBy page, or print out our CSA Registration Form. Signing up now is extremely helpful to us in our planning for next season, so if you know you will participate, please don’t wait. We are offering sliding scale pricing once again, so you can self select the tier that fits for you. And while payment in full is helpful for us, you can start with a deposit and then pay the balance in the spring, or choose a weekly or monthly payment plan, with automatic payments made through a credit card. Thank you for helping us get a start on the 2023 season!
Winter ExplorersSpots still availableThis 6-week class will be held on Sundays beginning January 15th from 10am- 1pm. Program will skip February 19th and conclude on February 26th.This program will engage children ages 6-11 to embrace outdoor activities, no matter what time of year. This program is almost entirely outdoors; children must wear appropriate weather gear. Led by environmental educators Jim Matheson and Ashley Antoine.*Please note we often list registration at various prices to allow you to choose the payment tier that’s right for you. This is our effort to make programming accessible to everyone.
School Vacation DaysIf you’re looking for winter activities for your child, check out our upcoming School Vacation Days in January and February.8:30-3:00pmJanuary 16February 20$65/pp
Thank you to all of our 2022 sponsors andbusiness supporters:Haynes GroupDaily HarvestCitizens BankSeasonal CateringSouthern CT State UniversityFrank and Mary D’OstilioThe Henkel GroupExplorers Learning CenterLock, Stock & BarrelRetina SystemsElevance HealthLeClaire Heating and HVACThe Glass SourceNewtown Savings BankJimmie’s PlaceKES Tree ServiceShake ThisAllen’s Plumbing SupplyLittle Bit FarmCiola ExcavationJNP LandscapingKristy Laydon, Realtor
The Farm wishes to acknowledge The Werth Family Foundation, CT Department of Agriculture, USDA, Crippled Children’s Fund, Patagonia, Katharine Matthies Foundation, the Early Family Foundation and the Hagani Foundation for their 2022 support. We also wish to acknowledge the Get Outdoors and Enjoy Nature Fund, The Jon Gorham Sustainability Fund and the Massaro Farm Legacy Fund, set up to ensure the future success of the farm and all of which you can contribute to through the Community Foundation of Greater New Haven.