Apr
30
    
Posted (Steven) in News

See below for a location by location status of share availability for the 2011 season.

- 88th Street – Sold out, wait list only
- 92nd St Y – Shares available
- Carnegie Hill – Limited shares are available, shares are being offered to people on the wait list on a first-come-first-serve basis.  Sign up for the wait list and hope for the best
- Lenox Hill – Limited shares are available
- Mt. Sinai – Shares available
- Yorkville – Limited shares are available

To sign up for a share or get on the waitlist, go to the CSA page of the Stoneledge Farm website.

If you are looking to split a share by alternating weeks, see the various postings related to finding a share partner.  Click here for the consolidated list.


 
Apr
24
    
Posted (Sabo) in News, grass-roots

There are two upcoming recycling events on the Upper East Side: the first will be on Sat, April 30th at the 82nd Street Greenmarket (E. 82nd bet York & 1st) and the second on Sun, June 26th at the 92nd Street Greenmarket (1st Ave, bet 92nd & 93rd).  There will be a wide range of items collected.  Here is a complete list:

E-Waste, working and non-working:

• Computers (laptops & desktops, servers, mainframes)
• Monitors
• Printers, scanners, fax-machines, copiers
• Network devices (routers, hubs, modems, etc.)
• Peripherals (keyboards, mice, cables, etc.)
• Components (hard drives, CD-ROMs, circuit boards, power supplies, etc.)
• TVs, VCRs, & DVD Players
• Audio-visual equipment
• Cell phones, pagers, PDAs
• Telecommunication (phones, answering machines, etc.)

APPLIANCES WILL NOT BE COLLECTED.

Paper Shredding: You bring it, we’ll shred it! It’s not essential, but try and remove the paper clips to reuse.

Used Eyewear!

Clothes/linens/fabric/shoes/hats/belts… BUT NO CARPETING.

And our usual batteries, corks, DVD/CDs, printer cartridges, Britta filters and #5 plastic and cords which we collect every week at both markets!

This information can also be found at http://uppergreenside.org/blog/2011/04/05/upcoming-electronics-recycling-events/.

Also, for updates about the 82nd and 92nd Street Greenmarkets, check-out our greenmarket blog: “This Week at the Markets” athttp://thisweekatthemarket.wordpress.com/.


 
Apr
07
    
Posted (Steven) in News

Winter Sun Farms is making its last delivery for the season on Tuesday, April 12 at the Lenox Hill Neighborhood house.  Please note that a standard Winter share ran from December through March and that April was optional.

This Month’s Selection
Green Beans
Blueberries
Red Tomatoes
Broccoli Florets
Peppers
Butternut Squash
Fresh Pea Shoots


 
Apr
06
    
Posted (Steven) in News

Membership for the 2011 season is widely available for Upper East Side CSA groups.  Here is the current status for each location:

- 88th Street – Sold out, wait list only
- 92nd St Y – Many shares are available
- Carnegie Hill – Almost sold out, shares are being offered to people on the wait list on a first-come-first-serve basis.  Sign up for the wait list and hope for the best
- Lenox Hill – Many shares are available
- Mt. Sinai – Many shares are available
- Yorkville – Almost sold out

To sign up for a share or get on the waitlist, go to the CSA page of the Stoneledge Farm website.

If you are looking to split a share by alternating weeks, see the various postings related to finding a share partner.  Click here for the consolidated list.