CSA Medium Share (click arrow and scroll down for Full Share or Bi-Weekly Medium Share and select pickup day)
What is a share? A share is your portion of the farm's harvest or your piece of the crop! Our CSA Farm Share offers three share options:
Afull shareis usually7-12 different varietiesof fresh-picked, in-season fruits and vegetables at the peak of ripeness. Themedium and bi-weekly sharesare usually7-10 different varietiesof produce. In the first weeks you may receive strawberries and greens. Then throughout the season, you will enjoy a wider variety of fruits and vegetables, including our eco-certified peaches and apples. Our team is dedicated to providing a terrific variety of produce each week.
Weekly share add-ons* include:
Fresh Local Milk
Connecticut Cage-Free XL Eggs
*requires purchase of produce share.
By joining our CSA Farm Share, you'll reap the benefits of healthy, locally-grown fruits and vegetables sourced from our Middlefield, CT farm and from our local partner farms.
For 18 consecutive weeks starting in June, you'll receive a share of flavorful, nutrient-rich crops based upon seasonal availability. Throughout the summer and fall, you'll enjoy an ever-changing variety of fresh-picked produce. Our CSA Farm Share is designed to provide members with farm-fresh, premium fruits and vegetables each week at a discounted price.
How do I receive my share? When you choose your share in the drop-down above, please select the version with the day of the week you prefer to pick up your share at Lyman Orchards' Apple Barrel Farm Market.
Every Tuesday or Thursday, once the program begins, we will have your share ready for you to pick up between 10am – 6pm. You can designate other individuals to pick up your share. If you do not pick up your share before noon the following day, we will donate it to the local food shelter in your name.
What are the benefits of joining the CSA Farm Share?
Farm-Fresh – harvested 24 hours or less before pickup - stays fresher longer!
CT Grown – responsibly grown by local farmers
Economical – costs less than the grocery store - as low as $24 per week!
Time Saver – top quality produce hand-selected just for you
Seasonal Eating – ripe, in-season fruits and vegetables
Healthy –vibrant and nutrient-rich
Variety – exposure to different varieties of produce
Flexible – optional share sizes, add-ons, and pickup times
Are there any other benefits for participating in the CSA Farm Share?
Yes, there are definitely additional benefits to participating in Lyman Orchards’ CSA program. In addition to a weekly share of just-picked fruits and vegetables hand-selected just for members, you will also receive:
10% off produce in the Apple Barrel Farm Market during the CSA Farm Share weeks (if you’re also a Sweet Rewards customer, you’ll get the better price if produce in on special that week)
A weekly e-newsletter with tips and flavorful recipes for the specific produce in that week’s share, happenings on the farm, updates from our partner farmers, as well as behind the scenes information and stories