Sisters Hill Farm
May 3, 2012
The start of the 2012 farm season is quickly approaching and we’ll be starting May 26th! I am just writing to let you know that Sisters Hill Farm still has both weekly and biweekly memberships available. According to our records you have already joined or renewed, but we thought you might have friends that would be interested; if you do please forward this email to them. For those of you who are new to Sisters Hill Farm I have made a short list of some of the many benefits of joining. Please check out our website or contact me if you have any questions.
Reasons to join Sisters Hill Farm!
□ The freshest, most delicious vegetables picked just for you 12 or 24 times/year
□ A healthier diet for you and your family
□ Introduce your kids to the nature of a real farm
□ Expand you culinary horizons and try new veggies and recipes
□ Keep your food dollars in the local economy
□ Reduce the miles your food has to travel
□ Solar panels power our farm and cooler
□ Sisters Hill Farm is a great community of people who care about food and justice
□ We have sliding scale prices and share our harvest with those in need
□ An opportunity to join us for potlucks, harvest events, or as a volunteer
□ You will get to meet and talk to your neighbors
□ We are teaching the next generation of Sustainable farmers, most of our apprentices leave Sisters Hill and start farms of their own. Your membership supports our mentoring efforts
□ You can pick your own herbs and flowers (if you pick up at the farm)
□ The farm is beautiful! Many of our members say they feel a sense of peace, like the weight of the world lifts off of their shoulders as they drive up our driveway
□ A weekly newsletter filled with recipes and news from the field. Learn about farming; how and why we are motivated to do what we do
□ A greater sense of the changing seasons and how that affects your shares
□ Develop a connection to your farm and farmers!
If you want to find out more about Sisters Hill Farm you can check out our website at www.sistershillfarm.org from there you can print out a commitment form and join today!
Also, if you want to meet the new farm crew, there is a short video on our facebook page. www.facebook.com/sistershillfarm
David Hambleton, Farmer
Sisters Hill Farm
Sponsored by the Sisters of Charity of New York
Located in Dutchess County, New York, Sisters Hill Farm is a Community Supported Agriculture farm sponsored by the Sisters of Charity of New York.