-Automatic weekly email newsletter with CSA share details, around-the-farm notes, unique recipes, educational fun facts and storage tips. -Great tasting, sustainably-grown fruits and vegetables in each box. -We guarantee the quality of the fruits and veggies in your box. Please contact our CSA coordinator, Jessica, immediately if you have a quality concern during the program. -Connect with seasonal eating (know your local growing seasons) -Get your family, friends and neighbors involved and excited about eating fresh, healthy, nutritious, local foods. Cook together. Eat together. -Members enjoy the social aspects of sharing with friends, co-workers and family each week. -New! 10% off all purchases in our Country Store or Dewey Market (valid each week only on your CSA pickup day) -New! The new web store will allow you to purchase specials online via your account. Examples could include: Strawberries by the flat, canning tomato box, quart of Fifer peach ice cream, apple cider doughnuts, local honey, etc. -Consume produce that is harvested when the fruits and vegetables are at peak freshness and nutrient value. -Community Supported Agriculture keeps your food dollar within the local economy and keeps farmland in agricultural use and open space. -You’ll find your weekly box is like unwrapping a gift each week that creates anticipation and excitement.
Abbott’s Grill invites you to a special free CSA Member Reception Where: Abbott’s Grill Restaurant (Milford, DE) When: Wed. July 9 Time: 3:30pm-7:00pm All Fifer CSA members are invited to enjoy cooking demos by Chef Kevin and Chef Paul, free samples, coupons, and live steel drum musical performance. Abbott’s will feature Fifer CSA produce and give you some great ideas for preparing fresh produce dishes in your home kitchen.
The Fifer CSA season runs from the first week of May through early September (18 weeks). New! Every-other-week pick up option is available (9 weeks).
All pick up times are from 3:30pm-5:30pm each week.
Satellite pick up locations are offered for convenience based on demand.
#1 – Main location Camden-Wyoming, Delaware (Fifer Orchards Farm and Country Store) Thursdays – 3:30pm-5:30pm
*Additional pick up locations* #2 – Smyrna, Delaware (Smyrna Rest Area parking lot) Thursdays – 3:30pm-5:30pm #3 – Dover, Delaware (Dover YMCA parking lot) Thursdays – 3:30pm-5:30pm #4 – Milford, Delaware (Abbott’s Grill parking lot) Wednesdays – 3:30pm-5:30pm #5 – Dewey Beach, Delaware (Fifer’s Dewey Market) Wednesdays – 3:30pm-5:30pm #6 – Lewes, Delaware (Five Points – Quest Fitness Parking Lot) Wednesdays – 3:30pm-5:30pm
The only responsibility for members is to pick up their share box each week at the designated time and enjoy! No other work is required.
Members come from surrounding towns of Newark, Middletown, Smyrna, Clayton, Odessa, Dover, Camden, Wyoming, Felton, Harrington, Georgetown, Milford, Milton, Lewes, Rehoboth Beach, Bethany Beach, Fenwick Island, Laurel and Seaford Delaware and Chestertown, Easton, Ocean City Maryland and more.
Season: May through September
Type: single farm
Full Share: $32/week for 18 weeks due by April 1st 2013
Work Req? No
Our Drop Offs and Delivery Areas
Drop Off Point / Center of Delivery Area
Pick Up / Drop Off Points
Abbott's Grill parking lot - Milford, DE
Fifer Orchards Farm and Country Store
Contact: Mike Fennemore
1919 Allabands Mill Road
Camden-Wyoming, DE 19934
Fifer Orchards Local-Fresh Market - Dewey Beach, DE
200 Cullen Street
Dewey Beach, DE 19971
Quest Fitness parking lot - Five Points - Lewes, DE
Smyrna Rest Stop - Rt 1