The Farm Shares

The Produce Share
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The Produce Share($575) Twenty-three weeks of the freshest vegetables! Shares can be picked up at The Farm(Fridays from 3 pm to 7 pm) or at East Side Market(Sundays from 10 am to 2 pm) at Musser Park in Lancaster city. This share breaks down to include a value of around 25 dollars worth of produce each week. During the peak of the growing season you will reap even more value from the harvest. The full share provides more than enough produce for a family of four or for two vegetable enthusiasts.

The Half Produce Share($300) Pick up your produce every other week during the season!

Here is what a typical share might include during the Spring:
1 bunch of spring onions
1/2 lb salad mix
2 lbs carrots
5 beets with greens
5 turnips with greens
1 bunch of mint
1 bunch of garlic scapes
1 quart of strawberries
1/2 lb snow peas
1/2 lb kale
1/2 lb arugula, spinach or mustard greens

Summer:
2 lbs summer squash
2 lbs heirloom tomatoes
1 pint of cherry tomatoes
1 pint sweet peppers
1/2 pint hot peppers
1 watermelon or cantaloupe
1 lb cucumbers
1 lb eggplant
2 heads of lettuce
1 bunch of cooking herbs(basil,cilantro,tarragon etc.)
1 bunch of onions

Fall:
5 lbs sweet potatoes
2 lbs winter squash
1 bunch radish
1/2 lb salad mix
1 bunch swiss chard
1 lb kohlrabi
2 heads broccoli
3 heads garlic
1 lb parsnips
1 head of cabbage
1 lb leeks

Pickup Locations: Come to the Farm location on Fridays between 3 pm-7 pm or East Side Market in Lancaster City at Musser Park on Sundays from 10 am- 2 pm to pick up your bag with the best of the day’s harvest.

Also known as a CSA share, the produce share provides a family of four with vegetables for an entire season, and includes an online monthly newsletter that offers recipes for cooking delicious, nutritious meals with your veggies. Half shares offer the opportunity to pick up a share every other week.

The Flower Share
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Flower Share($100)For ten weeks in flower season, you’ll receive a lovely arrangement of organic flowers each week for as long as the season lasts.(June-October) You can sign up for the Flower Share anytime before it begins in mid-June.  Also throughout the season, anyone can order bouquets for gifts or special events. Contact us at bluerockfarmpa@gmail.com if you are interested in us providing wildflowers for your wedding!

The Work Share

*** Unfortunately we are only able to offer a limited amount of work-shares each season and have already filled our workshare slots for this year. Thanks to everyone for their interest! This doesnt mean you can’t still come help out. We also have full and half shares available – check them out!

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Blue Rock Farm offers a small number of produce shares in exchange for four hours of work per week.  Tasks will involve getting dirty! Varys from day to day. This season we will be doing a lot of: harvesting, washing, packing and weeding!

Sign Up for a Share Here!

1 thought on “The Farm Shares

  1. Do you have to be a certain age to come help? My son is 10, and I think helping out on a farm would be a great experience for him (and a great experience for me too!)

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