CSA sign-up season is here share in the harvest through Community Supported Agriculture! This year, there are many different choices being offered in addition to vegetable and fruit shares, some include fish, meat, dairy, egg, grain or bread options find the CSA that’s right for your family!
Many CSA’s fill up fast, but don’t hesitate to ask once the season begins many will prorate shares for the remainder of the season. Consider purchasing an extra share to give as a gift (Easter and Mother’s Day coming up soon!), or donate to a food pantry or community kitchen. Restaurants can also make use of CSA shares, turning what they receive into weekly specials featuring local food.
The following farms have let us know they have CSA shares available:
Eastman’s Local Catch (fish CSF)
Harrison’s Poultry Farm (meat CSA)
New Roots Farm (meat CSA)
Considering a CSA for the first time? Read Choosing a CSA (.pdf) for questions to think about and to ask farmers.
Addendum: Stout Oak Farm’s CSA is now full (4/11/11).