7 pickups per growing season (April-October), 24-28 herbs
Are you dreaming of building a robust herbal apothecary? Do you want to expand your herbal repertoire with an abundance of fresh, certified organic herbs? Do you want to create handmade herbal products for yourself or your friends and family?
If you're new or new-ish to herbalism and hoping to start or expand your home apothecary, then our Half Share may help you fulfill your herbal aspirations. Over the course of the 2020 growing season, you will build an intimate connection with 24-28 herbs that will nourish and support you throughout the seasons.
In addition to your monthly supply of the freshest and most vibrant medicinal herbs, your pickup will include written Herbal Profiles and recipe suggestions for each herb in your share. You’ll learn each herb’s actions, taste, primary uses, dosage, and contraindications.
At the first pickup, you’ll receive a Fresh Herb Medicine Making Guide complete with recipes for basic fresh herb tinctures, alcohol intermediary oils, flower essences, poultices, fresh herb infusions, and more! Although you’re free to choose the herbal concoctions you’d like to make with your herbs, this guide with provide a basis for working with all of your herbs. You’ll also have the opportunity to talk with us and your fellow CSA members about the herbs at each CSA pickup in Portland. WHAT'S INCLUDED AT EACH PICK UP?
3-4 fresh organic herbs (with the Half Share, you can expect roughly ½ lb of herbaceous herbs and 1 pint to 1 quart of flowers)
Written Herbal Profiles and recipe suggestions for each herb in your share
An herbal snack or beverage featuring one of the herbs in your monthly CSA Share
PLUS, you’ll also receive these CSA Exclusive Perks!
20% Bulk Fresh Herb Discount: valid for pre-orders of bulk fresh medicinal herbs*
An insulated Rise Up Remedies tote bag for transporting your fresh herbs from pickup to your home
A Fresh Herb Medicine Making Guide
An Invite to 3 exclusive on farm work parties so you can socialize with other CSA members and meet the plants in person
A Members Only Mid-Season Farm Tour in August
*Please note: All CSA members will receive a list of our available fresh herbs in advance of each pickup. Pre-orders must be submitted 3 days in advance of each pickup and are dependent upon availability. Order minimum is 0.25 lbs. Your pre-ordered herbs will be ready for you at each month’s CSA share pickup.
EXAMPLE HALF CSA SHARE - July:
1 pint of Calendula buds
1/2 pound of Holy Basil
1 quart of Milky Oat Tops
1/2 pound of Lemon Balm
CSA PICKUP DATES
First Monday of Each Month from April - October
NUNM - 4-6 PM
Wildish Botanicals - 6-8PM
Monday, April 6 Monday, May 4 Monday, June 1 Monday, July 6 Monday, August 3 Monday, September 7 Monday, October 5
ALL PICKUPS AT NUNM
049 SW Porter St, Portland, OR 97201
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3327 SE Hawthorne Blvd., Portland, OR 97214
Please note:The Rise Up Remedies Fresh Herb CSA Shares are available for pickup at NUNM from 4-6PM (049 SW Porter St, Portland, OR 97201) or Wildish Botanicals from 6-8PM(3327 SE Hawthorne Blvd., Portland, OR 97214) only on the following dates: April 6, May 4, June 1, July 6, August 3, September 7, October 5. If you are unable to make the pickup date, you can send a friend or family member to pick up your share for you. You must notify us in advance of the pickup via email to firstname.lastname@example.org. We do not ship Apothecary Add-On Shares.