Medicinal Herb CSA for Autumn PVF East Shares

PVF East Autumn CSA members will have an option to add a new Medicinal Herb CSA share!  If you have already registered and would like to add the Medicinal Herb CSA Share, email with AUTUMN SHARE in the subject line. Gathered Threads will be starting its first year of Medicinal Herb CSA distribution 2014. AllContinue reading “Medicinal Herb CSA for Autumn PVF East Shares”

Babysitting/Farm Worker Position at PVF East

Potomac Vegetable Farms is looking for an individual interested in a combined babysitting/farm worker position. The position will be 30 hours a week–15 hours of  babysitting one infant, now 8 months old, and working on the farm, at the roadside stand and in the fields for the remaining hours. The position starts immediately and willContinue reading “Babysitting/Farm Worker Position at PVF East”

The Best Article EVER on Environmental Impact of Food Choices

Howdy Eaters, I just read the absolute most concise, informative and thoughtful piece in the Washington Post. Bottom line is that this is murky territory. Read as you can, and make adjustments to your diet as it makes sense to you. No matter what, eating beautiful fresh vegetables in season from within 50 miles ofContinue reading “The Best Article EVER on Environmental Impact of Food Choices”

2014 CSA registration is open!

UPDATED 7/30/14 Registration for new and returning members is open! You can register now for the Autumn CSA season. Autumn Share: week of September 23 to week of November 18 = 9 weeks of fall produce. Our CSAs PVF East distributes shares on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, and Sundays from the Vienna farm (PVF East). Delivery locationsContinue reading “2014 CSA registration is open!”

Support film about CSA pioneers at INDIEGOGO

The Last Crop is a tribute to the Mains who, like you, have altered the status quo between farmer and food consumer through CSAs. It is a CALL TO ACTION to ensure that farmland will be affordable to our next generation of CSA farmers.  At the heart of our story is one family’s determination to address three critical issues facing farmers and our nation’sContinue reading “Support film about CSA pioneers at INDIEGOGO”

PVF East Has a New Drop Site in McLean for Autumn!

PVF East has added a new drop site for the Autumn CSA season. We will deliver to a new porch in McLean on Tuesdays. If you’ve already signed up and McLean is a better location for you, you can email Hana to change your location to McLean. For more information about the CSA and allContinue reading “PVF East Has a New Drop Site in McLean for Autumn!”