By Analiese Paik
Simpaug Farms is offering an organic CSA for weekly pickup in Ridgefield, Redding and Suffield from mid-June through mid-October. CSA sign ups are now open and the farm has expanded the number of shares being offered. The share price is $500 for approximately 16 weeks of farm fresh food.
Pickup days and locations have been expanded this year, including a home delivery option.
- Suffield – Tuesday(11-6pm) or Friday(11-6pm)
- Ridgefield – Tuesday(11-6pm) or Friday (11-6pm)- A home delivery option available within Ridgefield for an additional fee.
- Redding (at Country Brothers Emporiaum) Friday (10-6pm) or Saturday (10-5pm). They will also be stocking the farm’s produce and eggs in their store scheduled to open in April according to farmer Jennifer Trillo.
Simpaug Farms is a member of the Farm to School and Farm to Chef Programs run by the Connecticut Department of Agriculture and is a member of the Northeast Organic Farming Association (NOFA). The farm uses organic and sustainable farming practices and is in the process or receiving organic certification under the National Organic Program.