The Fresh Picked
Dear CSA member,
We are so excited for our May season to start. I don't know about you, but I am so happy that winter is over! You are receiving this email because you are signed up to begin in May.
*Please take note of you're starting day:
Sunday, May 3rd: 12-3pm -- North Chevy Chase Elementary School
Tuesday, May 5th: 4-7pm -- Ohr Kodesh Congregation, Chevy Chase
Wednesday, May 6th: 11am-1pm -- Timberlawn Park, Rockville & 4-7pm Geneva Day School
Thursday, May 7th: 11am-1pm -- Bethesda Crossing (Air Rights Center) & Westland MS 4:30-7pm
Friday, May 8th: 11am-1pm -- Universities at Shady Grove (location TBD)
*Please bring bags each week to pickup your produce.
*We send reminder emails the evening before each pickup you are scheduled for, these reminders go to the primary account holder listed on your account.
*We send out weekly newsletters to all our members (regardless of which season you are signed up for). We include recipes, info on our farm and the farms we work with, a list of produce you shall see at our pickup that week (this changes daily and for each pickup, so you may not see everything listed), and watch for SPECIAL OFFERS throughout the season, such as flats of strawberries, local meat purchases, crates of peaches and apples, events and much more. If you do not receive our newsletter, please sign up here or go to our home page of our website and sign up on the righthand side of the home page.
*We are very excited to announce that we have joined forces with Liberty Delight Farms to offer fresh, local beef and poultry to our customers, keep an eye out for an order for in the coming weeks to place an order.
We are looking forward to see you in a few short weeks! Please respond to this email with any questions. If you need to review your account, you may log in here.
Eris, John and Jeff Norman
Norman's Farm Market
Dear 2014 CSA Member,
We are pleased to announce that our 2015 CSA is now open to ONLY returning members in the month of December with a 5% discount! Take advantage of these discounts!
We would like to clarify the payment options for you:
1. Invoice: You may checkout with Invoice Only and you will get a confirmation email with your balance, you will then pay your balance by check. You do not incur a processing fee for invoice. Please remit payment to:
Norman's Farm Market
8028 Inverness Ridge Road
Potomac, MD 20854
2. PayPal (or credit card): As a convenience we have added the option to pay via PayPal or credit card at time of sign up. There is a 3% credit card processing for this payment option. If you would like to pay with a credit card then you do not need a PayPal account to do so, press the PayPal button and you will have an option to enter a credit card.
3. Payment Plan: We are happy to work out a payment plan with you. The best way for us to do so is if you pay installments that work best for you, for full payment to be received by May 1, 2015. If you need to extend further then please contact us. Payment plans may only be paid by check to the address above. Please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org to inform us of payment plan.
We hope this clears up some questions and you join us for our 2015 season. Please email us with any further questions.
The CSA pickup Thursday evening at Westland Middle school will be short due to Back to School Night at the school. We will hold pickup on September 4th from 4:30-6pm.
For anyone who cannot make pickup by 6pm:
You may pickup at another CSA this week or at our roadside stand this weekend. You may also pickup any day this week at our Jones Mill Rd. stand which is open daily from 9am-7pm. Please keep in mind that Sunday starts our new week, so we are asking that you do not pickup this Sunday at North Chevy Chase Elementary. You may pickup at the stand on Sunday.
Thank you and see you this week!
STORM ALERT. CSA ON SCHEDULE THIS EVENING IN LOBBY OF OHR KODESH SYNOGOGUE. Due to the severe weather this evening, Temple Ohr Kodesh has been gracious enough to allow us to use their lobby. Our pickup is on schedule for 4pm-7pm this evening, July 15th. Please park your car in the parking lot and walk through the front entrance to collect your CSA Share. Thank you for your understanding.
WE WERE JUST INFORMED THAT THERE IS AN EVENT AT WESTLAND THIS EVENING AT 6:30 PM. WE WILL HAVE TO END 30 MINUTES EARLY TONIGHT ONLY. SORRY FOR THE LAST MINUTE NOTICE.
THIS EVENING TIMES ARE 4:30-6:30PM.
SORRY FOR THE INCONVENIENCE, PLEASE LET US KNOW IF YOU CANNOT MAKE IT BY 6:30PM.
ERIS, JOHN AND JEFF NORMAN
This is a reminder that the Westland CSA pickup this afternoon from 4:30-7pm will be postponed to tomorrow, same time, due to Back to School Night this evening.
Please so not come makeup your share at the stands this weekend, we are not supplied for the CSA now that our schedule is different.
You may come TODAY to Air Rights in Bethesda from 11am-1pm, or our regular policy holds place.
Have a great day!
Dear Early Season CSA Members,
This is an email to let you know that we are on top of the forecasted weather conditions in our area for Thursday, June 13th. Here is our plan in the event of a storm, we will make a final decision late this evening or early tomorrow morning.
Air Rights CSA, 11am-1pm: Hold CSA pickup inside the lobby of Tower 1 or if needs to be cancelled tomorrow then pickup will be at Westland Middle School Parking Lot, Saturday, June 15th from 10am-12pm.
Westland Middle School, 4:30-7pm: CSA will be postponed until Saturday, June 15th from 10am-12pm.
IF YOU CANNOT MAKE THIS PICKUP TIME THEN YOU MAY ALSO COME TO ONE OF OUR ROADSIDE STANDS TO PICKUP YOUR SHARE OR WE WILL MAKE IT UP TO YOU AND IT WILL NOT COUNT AS A MISSED SHARE, HOWEVER IT WILL NEED TO BE MADE UP WITHIN THE 8 WEEK EARLY SEASON.
Be safe in the storm!
Norman's Farm Market