Last Delivery of the Year, December 23, 2014. Stock up on homemade gifts, fresh vegetables, meat, eggs and more...

Regular Thursday deliveries resume Thursday, January 8, 2015!


*No Delivery on January 1* Delivery schedule will resume January 8, 2015! Happy New Year!!


Help us- Help You!

Complete our Local Food Preferences survey to help us gain insight into our local food hub, Down East Connect!

We'd really appreciate it if you follow this link and complete the survey:


Add ons are available from the Farmer's Fresh Market

Join the Progressive Farms member group here to supplement your weekly CSA share with local, fresh-picked local food from Down East Connect and the Farmer's Fresh Market!

September Harvest Box Subscriptions Now Available!


September Harvest Box- The convenience of a CSA and the variety of Down East Connect

Support local food by subscibing to Down East Connect's September Harvest Box Subscriptions! Boxes full of local produce and ready-to-eat local foods will be delivered to your community connection point every Thursday in September.

The convenience of a CSA and the variety of Down East Connect; subscriptions are available in the marketplace while supplies last.



Down East Connect is now delivering on Tuesdays to the Wilmington Family YMCA and Halyburton Park!

Register as a member of the Wilmington Family YMCA or Halyburton Park to start receiving Tuesday deliveries from your favorite local farms with Down East Connect, now delivering farm-fresh on Tuesdays and Thursdays!

*Please note: Tuesday locations are only available for delivery in peak season. Thursday delivery can be substituted. Please see Deliveries for updated connection point list and times.




Feel free to contact us with any questions or concerns.


It's like having a 24 hour farmers market in your computer. Once orders are placed online, local growers process them, and we deliver them - picked and shipped within 24 hours!

Best of all, our farmers recieve an 80/20 split on every item sold through Down East Connect. So you are not only eating the freshest and most flavorful produce available, but you are helping local farmers with every bite.

As a not-for-profit organization, Our mission is to provide the best local produce in a convenient and sustainable manner while promoting the success and future of our local, Down East agriculture. 

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