Farmers To You

The BCIA is an official pick-up location for Farmers to You, a year-round on-line farm to table grocer that connects families directly with farmers to improve access to high quality, consciously grown food and expand markets for sustainable farmers in New England.  Unlike other community supported agriculture programs, this organization allows you to choose the …read in detail

Fresh Catch

Since April 2010, the BCIA has been in collaboration with the Cape Ann Fresh Catch (CAFC) as one of the selected locations around eastern Massachusetts to serve as a community drop-off point for weekly shares of fish straight off the boats in Gloucester. CAFC’s shares will feature a variety of locally-caught, “day-boat-fresh” seafood, including cod, …read in detail

Community Gardens

Cove Community Garden Application 2017 The Cove Community Center grounds include open green space and community garden plots. While plots are individually worked by BCIA members who have reserved them each summer, there are lawn areas and sitting areas for all to enjoy… so please do. If you are interested in a garden plot, please …read in detail

Scholarship

Click Here to Download the 2017 Scholarship Application The BCIA scholarship award of $1,000 is awarded each year to a graduating high school student. To be eligible, the student and/or student’s family must be current BCIA members and must have maintained an active BCIA membership for at least two years prior to the year in …read in detail