How it works - Annual Small share Plan
Annual Small Share - Indian Farm Box is a customizable farm shares program, also called a flexible CSA. We offer organic Indian vegetables, local standard vegetables, tropical fruits, special pooja produce like mango Leaves, banana Leaves, pooja coconuts and many more organically grown in our farms in NY, MA & FL. Native standard vegetables like beets, carrots, lettuce, kale, swiss chard, potatoes, onions etc are grown at our contracted organic farms.
Grocery: From season 2022, we are offering a wide range of Indian organic Grocery items like organic spices, organic dals, cereals, nuts, millets and more. You can add all the grocery you need to the weekly CSA cart. Note: Grocery is not an add-on and is included in the prepaid CSA subscription.
Season 2022 is for 29 Weeks,deliveries begin in June and run through December 2022 followed by winter CSA.
Prepaid Subscription: Popularly called as CSA, community supported agriculture is based on prepaid subscriptions, to facilitate growing of the produce starting from February at our Florida farms. Season 2022 runs for a total of 29 weeks with deliveries beginning in June. The cost of the weekly small share Indian farm box is $1380, out of which $1305 will be credited to your account as prepaid credit which you can start spending from June. $2/ week is our Farm convenience fee and $17 one time setup fee. Returning weekly small share members do not pay the set-up fee.
Minimum weekly small share order is only $35, no limit on maximum order. You may checkout weekly for produce amounting from $35 to even $200 or more as per availability of the respective produce. If your prepaid balance is exhausted before the 20 weeks of subscription, then you may refill your prepaid balance. Likewise, if you have any unused funds leftover in your account, they can be rolled over to the next season or with a 20 % transfer fee . CSA refund will be processed with a fee in 4-6 weeks after the season ends. For More refund Details (click here)
Build your own “Weekly Small share Indian Farm Box”: We offer a flexible CSA, you can pick what produce you need, according to your individual needs.
Delivery Hold/ Vacation: You can place your account on hold up to 4 times in the season, meaning if for any reason you want to skip the box, you can do so up to 4 times. In case of any special circumstances that require you to skip even more, the box can be gifted, donated, or shared with your friends and family. If the new address is our delivery zone, we will certainly try to accommodate the new address with a one-week prior notice.
Note : If you have to skip the farm box more than 4 weeks (4-Delivery Holds), there is a $25 fee we charge per every skipped week/Box after the 4 week hold.
Ex: Each week box price is - $40. Skipped week/Box fee after the 4 week hold is $25.
- Farm Pickup - No extra fee
- Farm Vehicle - $15 flat fee (NYC & Albany region in NY, NJ, CT, Boston region & Cape Cod)
- Delivery fee is also included in the prepaid credit and deducted every week at the checkout, need not be paid separately.
Shipping fee is not included in the prepaid credit and needs to be paid separately at the weekly checkout or before the next week’s order.
Please read our full Delivery & Shipping Process & Policy here.
Shipping Insulators :
When Delivery is by UPS, we use reusable refrigerated bags that need to be sent back to us once a month where they will be sanitized. We will charge a security deposit ($100 for 4 bags) at the beginning of the delivery season. At the end of the season, this deposit will be returned back after reduction of 25% replacement fee for wear and tear. If any of the bags are damaged or lost, a full replacement bag fee of $25 will be charged. Please read our full Packing Details & Policy here.
Our regular delivery days are from Tuesday to Friday. We will assign a delivery day depending on the route to best optimize the efficiency.
Cancellation Policy: Two weeks advance notice & $100 Cancellation fee.
For More refund Details (click here)
Minimum Orders for cancellation: Members must make 4 minimum Orders (4 Weeks).
Note: We will be sending you multiple reminders to place the order apart from the store timings, still if we do not receive any order or notification from the CSA member we will be shipping or delivering out the Farmers choice box based on your previous purchases.