We have prepared an overview of local farms offering 2023 CSAs and an updated list of Brooklyn’s greenmarkets to support local farmers and eat fresh produce.
Brooklyn Grange CSA at the Navy Yard
Brooklyn Grange Farm in the Navy Yard offers a weekly share of vegetables and several add-on options. Add-ons include a weekly share of eggs, bread, microgreens, and/or flowers at select farms. Pick up is Tuesdays from 4 to 7 pm from May 23 to October 17 at Brooklyn Navy Yard. $671 and up for the season.
Brooklyn Heights Sweat Pea CSA
Signups are open for the 2023 season, which runs from early June for 24 weeks. Members receive organic locally grown produce from Garden of Eve Farm on the North Fork of Long Island. Fruit, cheese, meat, flowers and more are also available. Pickups are Saturdays from 8.30 am to 10 am at First Unitarian Church at 50 Monroe Place in Brooklyn Heights. Weekly shares with 7 to 9 vegetable and herb items start at $31. The CSA is volunteer-based; they typically ask that members sign up for one shift per season. More information can be found here.
Carroll Gardens Garden of Eve CSA
Signups are open for the 2022 season, which runs from early June for 24 weeks. Members receive organic locally grown produce from Garden of Eve Farm on the North Fork of Long Island. Fruit, cheese, meat, flowers and more are also available and weekly shares with 7 to 9 vegetable and herb items per week start at $31. Pickups are Saturdays from 10 am to 12 pm at the Transit Garden, right outside the Carroll Street F/G stop. The Carroll Gardens CSA is volunteer-based; they typically ask that members sign up for one shift per season. More information can be found here.
Greene Harvest CSA Fort Greene
Greene Harvest CSA (GHCSA) will offer a twenty-week season from June 10th to October 21st. Distribution will take place Saturday mornings at the Habana Outpost Courtyard from 8:30 to 10:30 am. They’ll be offering a mix of weekly, monthly, and seasonally distributed shares. Organic vegetables range from $387 for one person to $774 for a family and discounted $232. Find out more here.
Sienna Farms Prospect Heights and Brooklyn Heights
Vegetable farm shares packed in half-bushel boxes with an average of 10-15 types of veggies, totaling between 10-15 lbs. of produce each week starting the week of June 5 through week of Aug. 21 for $775 and many other options. Pick up locations:
- BKLYN Larder – Park Slope/Prospect Heights 228 Flatbush Ave, Monday, 12pm-8pm
- Vineapple Cafe – Brooklyn Heights 71 Pineapple St Monday, 2pm-9pm
Brooklyn Bridge CSA in Brooklyn Heights
Registration for the 2023 season is closed for the Brooklyn Bridge CSA in Brooklyn Heights but you can be added to the wait list here. CSA members receive vegetable shares from June 17 through November 15 in either weekly or biweekly pickups. Members can also choose to add a prepared foods share, fruit, or cheese shares. A typical vegetable share includes 8-10 items per week. The Brooklyn Bridge CSA is a volunteer based organization, this means all members sign up for to work two 2 hour shifts at distribution throughout the season. The reduced price for a full vegetable share starts at $748 for 24 weeks. Pick up Wednesdays from 5 to 8pm at First Presbyterian Church, 124 Henry Street.
Greenmarkets in Brooklyn
- Brooklyn Borough Hall Tuesdays and Saturdays
- Fort Greene Park Saturdays
- Carroll Gardens Sundays
- Grand Army Plaza Saturdays
More details here.