Cooperative Sharing Program

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Prochaska Farms Cooperative Sharing (CS) Program creates an opportunity for our customers to receive the widest range of produce available. The CS program is intended for individuals and families of all sizes, accommodating their unique tastes, by supplying a weekly basket of seasonal vegetables. Prochaska Farms is dedicated to providing the freshest and finest produce in the community and growing it in a way that promotes sustainability in the local economy.
The following is a list of our products and an estimated harvest time.
May: Extensive varieties of heirloom lettuce, mustard, kale, oriental greens, green onions, swiss chard, asparagus, radishes, kohlrabi, sprouts, spinach and many varieties of fresh herbs.
June: A continuation of May crops plus assorted bean varieties, peas, edible flowers, cucumbers, many varieties of summer squash, cabbage, broccoli, cauliflower, strawberries, napa cabbage, celery root, carrots, and beets.
July: A continuation of May and June crops plus our first tomatoes and sweet corn of the season, bell peppers, watermelon, musk melon and honey dew melons, eggplant, mini potatoes, onions and celery.
August: A continuation of May June and July crops plus extensive varieties of Heirloom tomatoes over 30 varieties, tomatillo (Mexican tomato), nice selection of very hot and sweet non bell types of peppers, leeks, many more varieties of melons, but usually no lettuce this month as it is just too hot.
September: A continuation of the previous months plus winter squash including butternut, buttercup, hubbard, acorn, spaghetti, pumpkins and more of the spring items again as the weather starts to cool down.
(All times are not guaranteed due to such dependence on weather conditions)
An example of a weekly supply for the 1 Bushel package, (family of 3-4). In the month of August a family package can choose from these items:
      2 melons of choice   
   1 Dozen Sweet Corn                                                  
   2 quarts of tomatoes of choice                                   
   1 lb of mixed onions                                        
   1 lb of mixed peppers                                                            
   3-5 summer squash                                                
   3-5 eggplant  
   3-5 cucumbers
   1 lb of mixed potatoes
   1 bunch of beets
   2 heads of choice of
       broccoli, cauliflower,
       napa cabbage, cabbage
       or pak choi
    Also a couple of the odder
     items just to try new things               
 
A 1/2 Bushel package would expect to have a choice of the following items but about 1/3 less of each items.

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