UW-SPROUT CSA PROGRAM WHAT IS CSA? About uw-sprout Community Supported Agriculture is a The UW-Sprout Campus Garden was established partnership between you, a UW-Stout by the Sustainability Office as a small pilot community member, and UW-Sprout campus garden in 2014. Summer of 2015 was our first garden. The CSA member pays for a season’s full growing season with CSA members and it worth of produce and UW-Sprout delivers was a great success! UW-Sprout’s home is on shares of fresh, local, and seasonal produce UW-Stout’s North Campus, one block west of each week. Red Cedar Hall. Why participate? CSA Shares We offer a way to connect the campus socially, 1/2 Bushel every week (feeds 2-4 people) economically, and environmentally. With our first Mission Statement To empower students to grow food through a $350 one-time payment year under our belts, we are confident of UW-Sprout’s growing capacity to thrive and produce amazing local produce grown without any chemicals. We hope you consider embarking on the growing journey with sustainable food production system, to cultivate ecological and personal health, & to foster *New Student Rate* 1/2 Bushel every week (feeds 2-4 people) active participation in uniting the campus $80 per month or $280 one-time payment community. us as we continue our second year! 1/4 Bushel Bag every week $40 per month or $140 one-time payment Pick up/Drop off up shares. *In the event of extreme weather, crops may be affected and shares may look a little scarce until crops recover. When you join a CSA, you take the risk with the farmer. We will be in open communication with you in an event of drought or flooding, and will also be open to comments, questions, or concerns about your CSA Shares. OutDoor Opportunities 2016 PRODUCE Shares can be delivered by bike on campus to offices or be picked up from the garden. CSA shares will tentatively start at the mid to end of June and run through September. Student shareholders will need to pick Members will have the opportunity to participate in garden events and volunteer their time during the summer months. How to sign up Send an email to [email protected] Let us know your preference of: • Share size • Pick-up or drop off and location • Your phone number * We accept cash or check to secure your share. • Salad Greens: • Potatoes Head Lettuce, • Musk Melon Spring Mixes • Green Beans • Broccoli • Heirloom Tomatoes • Carrots • Squash: Butternut & • Leeks WEA Insurance is offering an incentive for its members in 2016. Join a CSA and receive a $200 Healthy Balance Rebate. UW-Sprout will provide you a receipt to submit to WEA for reimbursement. • Cucumbers Spinach, • Kale Did You Know? Spaghetti • Herbs: Rosemary, meet the garden manager Katie Ankowicz is a senior in the Environmental Science program with a concentration in plant • Onions Basil, Thyme, Parsley, science and a minor in sustainability. She has • Green Onions Cilantro, Oregano Dill an enthusiasm for gardening, food, and being • Pepper: Bell & Jalapeno • Sugar Snap Peas outside. She is determined and ecstatic to • Beets continue UW-Sprout’s success!