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Bike the Barns

Riders enjoy a delicious, farm-fresh lunch at Vermont Valley Community Farm LLC during the 2012 Bike the Barns.

The 8th Annual Bike the Barns is scheduled for Sunday, September 14, 2014. Registration will open Monday, June 16, 2014.

FairShare’s spectacular fundraising bicycle tour that features local farms and local food!

When you participate in Bike the Barns, you not only enjoy a day biking to local farms and eating artisan delicacies, but you also support our community’s health — the health of our neighbors, our land, our farmers, and our local economies.

hand_tag_brown_smProceeds from this event benefit FairShare’s overall work and our Partner Shares Program, which helps low-income families purchase local, organic vegetables and have a direct connection with their food and farm through community supported agriculture.

We’re riding to make sure all of our neighbors have access to fresh, healthy food!

 

SPONSOR THE RIDE

Sponsorships range from in-kind donations to $250, $500, $1000, $2500 or $5,000 levels. For more information about becoming a sponsor, please email Executive Director Chris Brockel at chris@csacoalition.org or call (608) 226-0300.

VOLUNTEER

Volunteers are needed before, during, and after the ride. Learn more about how you can help to support this great event or complete our volunteer signup form.

Special Thanks to our 2013 EVENT SPONSORS
Brandywine Heirloom Tomato
Heartland Credit Union JustCoffeeCoopLogo
Black Prince Heirloom Tomato
OrganicValleyLogo2 WholeFoodsLogo REILogo2
 MetcalfeMarketLogo  WilliamsonBikesLogo  DeathsDoorLogo
AmFamInsurance  SRAM_CS2  WillyStreetCoopLogo
Pink Beauty Tomato
 BergamotMassageTherapyLogo  SolarEnergyServices  BobsLogo
 BloomBakeShop etikette_logo_srgb  batchhouse-logo
MagnifiedJoyPhotography
Sungold Cherry Tomato
 BadgerlandLogo2
 GroupHealthCooperativeLogo CunaMutualFoundation2
 DeWittLogo  ThorpsLogo3  researchproducts
WIMilkMarketingBoard WIFarmersUnionLogo capital_brew2
In-Kind Sponsors
 NessAlla-2  sassycow  elaOrchard3

 

ABOUT US:

We are a non-profit organization based in Madison, Wisconsin that supports and connects Community Supported Agriculture farmers and eaters.

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GET INVOLVED:

We rely on support from hundreds of volunteers, donors, and farms each year to continue building the local food movement. Find out how you can contribute.

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BUY OUR
COOKBOOKS:

From Asparagus to Zucchini and Farm Fresh and Fast provide essential tools for all CSA members and vegetable lovers who want to make the most of local and seasonal produce.

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PARTNER SHARES:

This program, among other community programs, works to reduce the barriers of CSA membership in our community by providing cost-sharing opportunities.

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CSA HEALTH INSURANCE REBATE:

The Coalition and area Health Plan partners encourage healthier diets and a healthier Wisconsin through fresh, local produce on our tables.

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