Calving Season!!!

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They are so cute, nursing from mama and running around with each other.

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We are now ENROLLING CSA members for the 2016 season!

Health Hero Farm – Islands Farms CSA

Please see the details of our unique multi-farm CSA shares on our online sign up form below. Email Hannah at healthherofarmcsa@gmail.com for more in-depth detail.

We are accepting deposits by mail. It only takes $200 to reserve your 2016 CSA Share. Thank you for your support. Please mail your check to: Health Hero Farm   350 West Shore Road  South Hero, VT 05486

Multi-Farm CSA

CSA banner snipHealth Hero Farm offers both traditional Summer and Year-Round CSA Shares through its Community Supported Agriculture program. Some share options  include: Eggs from Pastured-Hens, 100% Grass-Fed Beef, Organic Free-Range Whole Chickens, Artisan Bread, Local Honey, Local Maple Syrup, Local Preserves, Local Pasta,  Home-crafted Salad Dressings, Granola, and Vermont Cheese.

Pick Up Locations:

South Hero @ Health Hero Farm, Wednesdays 3:00pm to 7:00pm

Essex @ Regal Gymnastics Academy, Wednesdays 4:00pm-7:30pm

Georgia Center @ hosts’ home, Thursdays noon to 1:00pm

St. Albans @ Northwestern Medical Center Cafeteria, Thursdays 10:30AM

Full payment* is appreciated at the time of sign up; a payment plan is also available.

PREFERRED SIGN UP METHOD (Fill out online form and mail in check)

This saves us money. Thank you! Health Hero Farm CSA, 350 West Shore Rd, South Hero, VT 05486

Shares are extremely limited this year, so send in your deposit now to save your place. $200 reserves your share. You may stop by or mail a check. We will be adding a PayPal payment option soon. Thank you!

 

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2015 Lake Champlain Islands Farm & Food Festival

2015 Lake Champlain Islands Farm & Food Festival

2015 collage of Farm & Food Festival

A huge success! Beautiful weather and over 400 attendees contributed to an awesome event. Over 60 attendees enjoyed cycling over the Colchester Causeway to the farm, with a free ride on the bike ferry (courtesy of our partner Local Motion). Thanks to our sponsors and volunteers, we were able to serve free pizza and popcorn. The Missisquoi River Band provided live music. And “a good time was had by all”!

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Kinney Insurance Agency will be covering our event

… with pizza dough. Thanks to Kinney Insurance Agency and our other sponsors for being there when we need them. For the festival flyer click here.

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Merchants Bank and South Hero Pharmacy pitch in!

Thanks to our local business sponsors for helping us provide a free event, including free pizza and popcorn.

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Remedies Pharmacy lends support

Remedies Whole Health Pharmacy in South Hero has joined our supporters for the Lake Champlain Islands Farm and Food Festival. Thanks to Remedies and others, we will be able to provide free pizza and popcorn to festival attendees.

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Thank to our sponsors

Special thanks to our partners and sponsors who have been helping us for months, as we planned the festival:

Better by Bike (a Local Motion project)
Healthy Roots
Lake Champlain Islands Agricultural Network
Lake Champlain Islands Economic Development Corporation
Northwest Regional Planning Commission
RISE VT
University of Vermont Medical Center
Workforce Investment Board

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Lake Champlain Islands Farm & Food Festival

2015 flyer
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Save the date — Sunday, August 30th, 3:00PM-6:00PM —  for our third annual festival.  This year we have so much more to celebrate, with our many partners and sponsors and an expanded program!  In addition to the familiar format of farm and environmental exhibits, we are also a “Better By Bike” event.   Cyclists are encouraged to bike in the islands, with the festival as their destination.   An option offered by our partner Local Motion is to approach the festival from Colchester, over the causeway, using the The Island Line Bike Ferry for free.  So bring the family for free pizza and so much more;-)

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Encore! August 8 Burger Night!!!

The Accidental Farmer, once again will be hosting his popular Burger Night at Health Hero Farm.  Friday, August 7, 5pm to 8pm.  RAIN OR SHINE.  Inclement weather moves the event indoors, into the 1820’s classic bank barn.

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burger night 7.24.15

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