How to buy our produce
Join our Farm-to-Table CSA and pick up your weekly box of fresh produce on our farm, at our Oak Park pickup site, or have it delivered to your home or office in Aurora, Brookfield, La Grange, La Grange Park, Manhattan, Morris, Naperville, Oak Park, Orland Park, Palos Hills, Palos Park, Plainfield, Riverside, and Shorewood, Illinois.
The food we produce is 100% natural, grown without man-made chemicals and completely GMO-free. We share a portion of everything we grow with local partner organizations that provide food to families in need.
We realize the concerns everyone is having about the safety of their food during these unprecedented times with COVID-19. Eating healthy fresh food is essential, so Bray Grove Farm is doing what we can to provide as much as we can in a safe manner. You can read our safe food protocols here.
Community Supported Agriculture
Our Farm-to-Table CSA consists of a group of individuals and families who pledge their support through membership in the Bray Grove Farm food community. Members, or "shareholders" of the CSA become partners with us so that they share in the risks and reap the rewards of responsible farming.
Typically, members of the CSA pledge in advance to cover the anticipated costs of the farm operation through the purchase of a "share" which, in exchange, offers them a weekly box of a wide variety of vegetables and herbs grown on the farm. In addition, members achieve the satisfaction of reconnecting to the land and being an active participant in the movement toward supporting locally-grown food.
At its core, a CSA offers a shared commitment that is helping to build an ecologically sound agricultural system that focuses on good stewardship and helps protect the land for future generations.
A single full share box (approximately 1-3/4 grocery bags) is usually enough to feed a family of 2-4. A partial share box (approximately 1 grocery bag) typically feeds 1-2. A full share generally has 40-50% more than a partial share and may have a larger variety. You can expect 6-10 different varieties of produce in each week's box.
Pick up of CSA shares are on Tuesdays, beginning in mid June, from 2-7pm direct from our farm, south of the town of Morris in Grundy County, Illinois. Pick up of CSA shares at Compound Yellow in Oak Park are on Tuesday late afternoon - evening at 244 Lake Street.
Delivery of CSA shares to Brookfield, La Grange Park, La Grange, Manhattan, Morris, Oak Park, Orland Park, Palos Hills, Palos Park, and Riverside. are on Tuesdays, beginning in mid June from 11am-7pm depending on your location on our delivery route. Live outside these areas? Contact us and we’ll see if we can work something out.
Delivery of CSA shares to Aurora, Manhattan, Morris , Naperville, Plainfield, and Shorewood, Illinois are on Thursdays, beginning in mid June from 11am-7pm depending on your location on our delivery route. Live outside these areas? Contact us and we’ll see if we can work something out.
Residential deliveries will be left outside your door. If possible, we recommend leaving a large cooler outside into which we can place your produce for added freshness and to keep out elements. We will email or text you upon delivery.
If you coordinate group purchases of six or more full shares, within our delivery area, we can work with you to set up a drop off site to a single address with free delivery. Contact us for more information.
2020 Full Season Share Pricing*
(20 weeks starting mid June)
*Please note - credit card payments will incur an additional 3.5% processing fee.
Full Share: $650
Partial Share: $470
Full Share with Delivery: $730 - $770
Partial Share with Delivery: $550 - $590
Alternating Week Full Season Shares
(Every other week starting mid June, for a total of 10 shares)
Alternating Week Full Share: $345
Alternating Week Partial Share: $255
Alternating Week Full Share with Delivery: $385 - $405
Alternating Week Partial Share with Delivery: $295 - $315
To join the Bray Grove Farm CSA, print out and complete the agreement form on the right . You can mail the agreement and pay with a check (preferred) or via credit card. Please note, credit card payments will be charged an additional 3.5% processing fee.
In these difficult times, we would like to extend an offer of payment plans, so that everyone, regardless of their current job situation, can be assured of having healthy, locally sourced food on their table this upcoming season. Contact us for information.