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Fall 2018 O’k CSA Cooperative Share and the Earthwork Harvest Gathering

It’s time to sign up for our Fall 2018 O’k CSA COOPERATIVE food share! The fall share begins Sept. 27th let me (penny) know ASAP.

Two ways to join: give 3 hours per week in hands-in work for half the price or pay the full fee below:

The Fall share is $175 single/$300 full, (1/2 price w. hands-on work is $87.50 or $150)and will begin on Thursday, September 27th through November 8th–this will be a 7 week share, with the O’k Art & Crafty Fair scheduled in December, over the weekend of Dec. 8-9th

Step #1: Purchase your membership

Step #2: Join `penny or Flint in the O’k CSA gardens on Thursday and/or Saturday mornings

Step 3#: Bring your harvest basket

Fall Garden Co-op Period
Sept. 27th – November 8, 2018


8:00 – 11:00 AM, Thursdays or Saturdays

We have Three Garden-Farm Locations to tend and harvest from:
At our main production garden @ Levi & Brenda’s, OR @ Kima’s or `penny’s gardens—one week in advance we would post the Hands-on work/harvest garden site/location.

Flint and I will be attending the Earthwork Harvest Gathering next weekend, Sept 21-23, in Lake City, setting up our O’k CSA Cooperative farmer’s market stand. We will be sharing space with Teri from Ziibimijwang Farm.

We will have fresh veggies for weekend snacking, and to make tacos in the Community Kitchen, O’k and Pretty Good Salsa, garlic and other herbs, specialty teas, healing salves made with ingredients from our gardens and even some potted plants and herbs for folks to take home with them!

We will also be participating in the line-up of workshops and panel discussions that are happening in our part of the Harvest Gathering “world” on the north end of the farm property, focusing on Permaculture, Regenerative Ag, Food Justice, Soil health with the Bionutrient Food Association, Bee Keeping, and more. SO many great people coming together to share their passion, knowledge and encouragement to keep on taking care of our selves and our planet home!

Below is a sweet info share giving you a peek into all of the wonderful happenings that are being offered at the Harvest Gathering, including our series at the Farmers” Market.

Tickets for the weekend here:

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O’k CSA Harvest Potluck, Sept. 25th in Traverse City, MI

Preview of “O'k CSA Fall 2015 Harvest Potluck”

O’k CSA Cooperative is celebrating with great thanks our 2015 garden-farm growing places: The Little Artshram Teaching Garden at the TC Community Garden, and the Sunshine Farm, our Faraway Garden at Bakers Green Acres, Frida’s Folly, The DIGs Nursery Garden & Alley Beds, and Little Bird Farm. Next year we will be welcoming additional growing places at The Cedar Lake Gardens, and Realeyes Homestead, bringing our model of a land-share cooperative and “growing food in yards” to a total of 10 garden-farm sites–approx. 3000 sq ft. of growing space.  We are ever so grateful!

Join us for food and friendly conversations

at The Sunshine Farm,

501 Seventh St., Traverse City, MI,

this Friday, September 25th, @ 6:30 pm!
ALSO—to keep the CSA + A (Ag & Art) moving along we will also have this year’s featured “garden-farm art” available for sale.  The “Hand-print Series” pictured below was created by O’k CSA Garden-farmer, Penny Krebiehl (that’s me!) and represents the idea that our hands are indeed connected to the soil and the food we eat. Hand-print series, each © `penny Krebiehl 2015 11 X 17 “, color print on ivory card stock.

For more info:

O’k CSA Cooperative

[email protected]