If you can’t get enough of local food, think about signing up for one or more of our add-on shares! Some of these shares are produced by us and other are sourced from local, vetted growers. You may buy them in addition to your CSA or on their own. Below is information about the add-on shares available this year, all can purchased in person or at the Square Store .
Bellair farm Carnivore Share:
This share offers you a once a month pick up of $60 worth of chicken, pork, beef, rabbit and eggs all raised right here at Bellair Farm. We also have Highland County Lamb available as well. The 6-month summer carnivore share begins in May and can be picked up at any of our pick up locations without notifying us prior. Instead of paying $360 you pay $325 + tax and you can get it right here.
Blue Ridge Bucha Kombucha Share
Receive 20 weeks of 64oz. growler fills from local, certified organic Blue Ridge Bucha for the price of 17 weeks. Ginger will be one of two flavors always on tap, with a second flavor rotating throughout the season. This share runs from May to October and must be picked up in the Bellair barn. The Price is $289 + tax and it can be purchased here!
Sweet Greens Flower Bouquet Share:
Sweet Greens Farm and Bellair Farm are partnering together to offer a Flower Bouquet CSA share exclusively for Bellair farm members! Enjoy beautiful local blooms all season long! The Flower CSA season runs 20 weeks from mid May through early October. Every week members will receive one lush hand-tied bouquet wrapped in kraft paper full of the freshest seasonal flowers and foliage organically grown at Sweet Greens Farm. Each bouquet is lovingly designed and arranged by Claudia and the Sweet Greens Farm staff. In late spring our bouquets feature cool-season blooms like chantilly snapdragons, larkspur, rudbeckia and lilies. In the summer expect heat loving flowers like sunflowers, zinnias, celosia, lisianthus and gladiolus. Fall brings beautiful dahlias, marigolds, amaranth, salvia leucantha, and more! Bouquet share members are are responsible for picking up their share at a specific CSA market location of their choosing. We cannot accommodate requests to change pickup locations or dates. If you cannot make your pickup we recommend arranging for someone else to pickup for you - share the beauty of flowers and bring a smile to a friend’s day! You are getting the first pick of our freshest blooms at an 8.4% discount from our regular price. We are only offering 50 shares this season - reserve yours today before they’re gone! These shares are $315 + tax and can be purchased right here.
Gathered Threads Herbal Shares:
There are 3 options here from Gathered Threads!
The Tea & Wellness Share has the essentials to keep your kettle going and your taste buds happy. Each carefully crafted monthly box will have 4-6 herbal products from the following: 1-2 tea blends, 1-2 simple teas, 1 wellness tea blend that is formulated for the month/season, and 1-2 herbal kits or herbal extract. This six month share is $150+tax and can be purchased here
Herbs for the Kitchen Share is a well-rounded spice & herb share for your kitchen needs. Each month the share will have 4-6 herbal products from the following: 1-2 ‘simple’ spice jars, 1-2 spice blend jars, 1 spice mix, and 1 herbal infused vinegar or herbal goodie for the kitchen. This six month share is $150+tax and can be purchased here
Herbs for the Body & Soul is comprised of of herbal products ranging from salves & lip balms, body butters, sprays (bug spray, deodorant, muscle soother, etc.), bath products (bath salts, bath bombs, scrubs, luffas), tooth powders and other herbal oral care products, masks, foot care products, and even herbal household cleaning supplies. This 3 month share is $75+tax and can be purchased here
Henley's Orchard Fruit:
Receive 5 lbs of seasonal, low spray nectarines, peaches, and apples for 15 weeks from Henley’s Orchard in Crozet. This share begins once Tim starts picking peaches, usually in June, and runs for 15 weeks straight. Your fruit share can be picked up at any CSA market location along with your produce share. The Price is $120 + tax and it can be purchased right here!
Sharondale Farm Organic Mushroom Share:
Choose between a half pound or a full pound of a gourmet mushrooms Sharondale Farm. Lion's mane, oyster and other mushroom varieties are included, however Sharondale is no longer growing shitake. This share runs for 20 weeks and will start the third week of the CSA; you can pick your mushrooms up at any location. The half pound share is $130 + tax and the pound share is $240 + tax and they can both be purchased here!
Finca la familia coffee share:
For eight weeks share members will receive a 12 Oz package of small batch roasted coffee beans. These beans are produced by a 15 acre farm in EL Salvador, Finca La Familia, that is owned by a local Charlottesville family. You can pick this share up at any location. The cost is $160 + tax and can be purchased here.
Couldn’t get enough of your share this season? Neither could we, so we are still harvesting. This extension of the produce CSA is the same grocery style pick-ups and will include 7-10 fall produce items that can fill your half or full share. Sign-up begin in August and the share typically runs for about 4-5 weeks.
This is a one-time pickup share that happens the week of Thanksgiving. Expect bulk quantities of seasonal produce as well as an assortment of meat, eggs, and specialty products at a discounted rate. Sign-ups begin in September/October.