Frequently Asked Questions
No. The end result can be somewhat similar, but the Nebraska Box is not a CSA, it is much better. The NE Box is a fully customizable weekly local food subscription box. With NE Box, you get what you pay for, a box of the best food, hand-selected from Nebraska’s best growers, not just one small farm. Our staff is very familiar with the strengths of each of our producers, and selects the best of each type of product to be listed on the NE Box site. The variety of products, reliability, quality, and year-round convenience of the NE Box is far beyond what any single farm can provide.
Yes! Each week between 10:00 AM Sunday and 11:59 PM Monday you can freely customize and create your own box. Your box will already be pre-loaded with carefully hand-selected items that are updated each and every week.
You certainly can, yes! Whether it’s the Small or the Large box we hand-pick seasonal items that will best fit each box. If you’ve got a subscription you can choose not to customize your box for that week and you’ll receive the items pre-loaded for your chosen box type.
The type of subscription is the starting point for your NE Box. The option you choose, (Small or Large), will determine your monthly subscription and renewal price, and the items your box will be pre-loaded with each week.
- Small Box: 4+ seasonal local food items
- Large Box: 6+ seasonal local food items
Yes! If you’d like to order a single box rather than start a subscription you can totally do that. For $5 more you can still completely customize your box to order only the items you want.Order a Single Box
To keep delivery costs low, we deliver boxes to workplaces and public drop sites at this time. We’re looking into home delivery options for the future.
Each type of box comes with a ton of variety and different options to choose from. You’re free each week to fully customize your box to best fit your needs.
Yes! You can stop service for a week by logging into your account and updating your Vacation settings. While you’re on vacation we won’t build or send out a box for you that week. Simply turn off the setting when you want to resume service.
If you pickup at a public site, you’ll need to make sure the person picking up your box knows the name that is on your account. If you have a workplace pickup, please contact your site coordinator.
Each site will vary when it comes to pickup. You’ll get an email when you sign up describing the details for your particular location. Generally you’ll need to at least provide the name on your account which can be used to check against the label on the box.
Some of our products are Certified Organic; they will be listed as such in the product description.