LEAP Farm Share Details: What will be in my share?

Green beans! Full Circle Farm, Floyd, VA

Green beans! Full Circle Farm, Floyd, VA

**Our 2018 FarmShare will have much of the same great fruits and vegetables you enjoyed in 2017. Check back soon to become a 2018 FarmSharer!**

Veggie Advocate Share:

  • 40+ varieties of fresh vegetables and culinary herbs throughout the season. Plenty of well-loved staples with a sprinkling of specialty crops.
  • Over 95% of our vegetables are USDA-certified organic or biologically-grown.  All our produce is grown by local farmers we know and trust who have been trained in food safety practices.
  • Shares available from the week of May 1st until the week of October 23rd. You purchase 24 shares out of 26 delivery dates (you  choose 2 vacation days).
  • Veggie Advocate share value averages $19/week, single $470/double $925.
  • Designed to satisfy two moderately-devoted vegetable eaters.

Fresh Fruit Fan Share:

Berrier Family is so happy about their loaded fruit trees at Berrier Orchards in Cana, VA

Berrier Family is so happy about their loaded fruit trees at Berrier Orchards in Cana, VA

  • Features fresh strawberries, cherries, blueberries, blackberries, specialty berries, peaches, pears and Asian pears, apples, many varieties of melons and more, plus an autumn bonus of jams, fruit butters and other preserved seasonal fruits.
  • Biologically-grown and low-spray fruit sources preferred whenever possible. All our produce and preserved foods are grown by local farmers we know and trust who have been trained in food safety practices.
  • Shares available from the week of May 15th until the week of October 23rd. You purchase 22 shares out of 24 delivery dates (you choose 2 vacation days).
  • Fruit Share value averages $15/week, single $345/double $675.
  • Designed to satisfy 2-4 folks, depending on your fruit consumption.

Medley Fruit ’n Veg Share:

Local farmer at Floyd EcoVillage showcasing the summer bounty

Heirloom tomatoes! Floyd EcoVillage, Floyd, VA

  • The best of all local worlds in moderate quantities that won’t overwhelm your small household’s appetite or overstuff your refrigerator.
  • This mixed produce box features seasonal staples, averaging 60-40% blend of veggies and fruits, as described in our Fruit and Veggie Shares.
  • Best serves older couples, singles and frequent “eat-out” locovores.
  • Biologically grown and low-spray fruit sources preferred whenever possible. All our produce is grown by local farmers we know and trust who have been trained in food safety practices.
  • Shares available from the week of May 1st until the week of October 23rd. You purchase 24 shares out of 26 delivery dates (you choose 2 vacation days).
  • Medley Share value averages $25/week, single $595/double $1170.
  • Designed to satisfy 2 folks.

Pastured Egg Share:

Collecting eggs from Weathertop Farm's Pasture-raised Chickens

Collecting eggs from Weathertop Farm’s pasture-raised chickens, Check, VA

  • Weathertop Farm’s Extra Large Brown Eggs from truly free-ranging grass pastured poultry! Mega-fresh straight from the farm, brilliant rich yolks, free of antibiotics/hormones, and downright delicious.
  • Shares available from the week of May 1st until the week of October 23rd. You purchase 24 shares out of 26 delivery dates (you choose 2 vacation days).
  • Single share $130 / Double share $255.
  • Egg sharers must also be registered for another main season share.

Questions? 
Contact the Farm Share Coordinator– farmshare@leapforlocalfood.org/leap or 540.492.5311