Meadowlark prides itself on it's many share offerings, seasons and additions that tailor the CSA experience to your unique situation. We are definitely not a one size fits all farm! Weekly newsletters help guide your eating adventure. Spring and Fall shares on Fridays for Leelanau and TC, all Summer Shares divided into Tuesdays TC, Friday Leelanau.
***For more detailed descriptions of what's in each share, see "Examples Page". Below is in Chronological order March-December.
Spring Share starts in early March thru end of May. We skip local spring break, then boxes are weekly April and May. Includes microgreens, pea shoots, lettuce, spinach, bok choi, kale and braising greens from our hoophouses, spring tonic for the weary winter soul. Also included are storage and fresh roots such as potatoes, carrots, shallots, onions, radishes, beets, turnips, parsnips and fresh herbs. 3/4 bushel box. Spring Share=9 boxes $330
Standard Share our most popular share! First week of June-mid October. Weekly 3/4 bushel box for a house of 2 adults and 2 kids or 2 vegetarian adults who really eat vegetables. Include 1 bag washed salad mix weekly. Standard Share=19 boxes $650
Standard Lite first week of June- mid Oct. For a family of 2-4 who would like smaller quantities of kale and potatoes. Includes weekly washed salad mix. Standard Lite Share=19 boxes $535
Every other Week Share(EOW) first week of June-mid October. Smallest share meant for 2. A standard size box delivered every other week. Includes 1 bag washed salad mix/box. We stagger our summer eow shares start date between eow 1 and eow 2, to even our harvest and distribution numbers across the weeks. Everyone receives the same number of boxes in the end. 3/4 bushel box. EOW Share=10 boxes $400
Premium Share starts first week of June, meant to feed a larger family of dedicated cooks. Premiums receive the first of the most exciting veg as they come into production like sugar snap peas, orange watermelon and heirloom tomatoes, 2 washed salad mix and larger quantities of the rest. 1 1/9 bushel box. Premium Share=19 boxes $810
Premium Plus weekly share first of June-mid October for family with more than 2 kids or family of dedicated vegetable eaters. 2 washed bags salad mix plus even larger quantities of staples like carrots, sugar snap peas,green beans, broccoli. 1 1/9 bushel box. Premium Plus=19 boxes $860
Premium Share Every other Week the same as the premium share, delivered every other week. Premium EOW=10 boxes $520
Heart of Summer Share from the week of 4th of July-Labor Day a weekly 3/4 bushel standard size share meant for those who summer in the area or those new to CSA wanting to ease into the adventure Heart of Summer=10 boxes $400
Winter Share End of October thru Winter Solstice. Weekly share including microgreens, pea shoots, precious washed salad and spinach plus brussels sprouts, cabbage, bok choi, napa, kale, carrots, beets, celery root, winter squash, turmeric and fresh and dried herbs. An extra large Thanksgiving share(value $80), the week of t-day. Winter Share=9 boxes $370
Summer Share add on options
Salad lover weekly an extra bag of washed salad greens weekly, in conjunction with weekly summer shares only. Nice addition for 2 families who are sharing a share so that everyone has washed salad weekly or those who eat a lot of salad. Not available with eow shares, see below for eow option 19 bags=$115
Salad lover every other week an extra bag of washed salad greens every other week. Eow salad is an add on option available with a weekly share or eow share 10 bags=$58
Arugula weekly extra bag of washed arugula to be added to weekly shares only 19 bags=$115
Arugula every other week.extra bag washed arugula every other week 10 bags=$58
Flower share weekly a weekly bouquet of seasonal flowers, starting mid june mid september. Feed your soul $180
Flower share every other week every other week flower bouquets to brighten your table. $90
Kale Lover EOW an extra bunch of kale every other week. 10 bunches=$25
Kale Lover an extra bunch of kale weekly added to weekly shares only
Basil lover 5 extra big bags of basil tops for pesto making and freezing in addition to those included in shares 5 bags=$45
One Time One Pound Ginger We grow baby ginger from Hawaii in our hoophouses. Harvest is in October. We offer as many one pound increments as you need for a winter's worth of curries, smoothies, kombucha and tea. 1# bags x $14
Eggs are often available to order, we feed only certified organic grains and lots of greens. Our hennies are happy and live the life a chicken should. Many people tell us that our eggs are THE BEST! $6/dozen
See Examples page for more detailed descriptions of what you might find your box as the season unfolds.....