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CSA Subscriptions

"CSA" stands for Community Supported Agriculture, and it's a way to buy local, seasonal ingredients directly from farmers. Share your favorite sources for CSA boxes, or ask for recommendations from other Chowhounds.

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Awwww, my first CSA

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by seefoo 8 months ago

2 weeks ago, I couldn’t tell you what the acronym stood for. Today I picked up my first box of randomness. (Wife surprised me a few days ago) Wife and I are moving towards more veggies, away fro...

I have to say, I'm loving my veggie and meat share, why didn't I do this earlier?

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by bwinter714 1 year ago

My Wife and I have been doing a veggie share from a local farm for about 16 weeks now, with another 5 to go. My veggie farmer turned us on to another farmer who does meat shares, and so we've just ...

Toronto CSA programs

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by burkie 2 years ago

I have been looking for a good CSA program for awhile now. Not a grocery delivery service but a direct to farmer CSA. Does anyone have any good or bad reviews they want to share? Or specific recomm...

CSA

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by m_notes79 2 years ago

I'm looking at doing a CSA this summer. I would love any recommendations of different farms. So far, I've been looking at Pahl's Market and Treasured Haven Farms. The only requirement is that th...

More Asian based vegetables/fruits CSA in San Francisco Bay Area

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by shinju 3 years ago

Help please. I like to find a CSA specializing in Asian produce in the SF Bay area (I'm in MV). It doesn't have to be all Asian, but include more Asian produce if possible. Anyone know of one li...

Meat CSA/Farm Share/Club in New York?

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by caphill2320 7 years ago

This year, we did our first vegetable/fruit CSA through Stoneledge Farm and loved it and are interested in doing something similar for meats. I'm having trouble finding information about clubs or ...

LA-area Meat CSA or Best Alternative?

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by IHeartAsparagus 9 years ago

My brother and his fiance are getting married soon and I would love to get them a meat csa share. I did some searching online (I am in Boston) but can't find anything in the LA area, which surprise...

Lufa marketplace suggestions?

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by Plateaumaman 5 years ago

Thought it might be worth starting a thread for those of us ordering Lufa rooftop farm baskets each week. I was a little startled by the local nuts in my last basket. They were nearly impossible t...

Has anyone tried one of the Organic Produce Buying Clubs in Miami? Which one to choose?

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by 2foodees 10 years ago

We have been in search of affordable, fresh, organic produce in Miami, Florida and have found a couple of options for organic coops/ buying clubs (where you can buy a weekly or biweekly share, and ...

Meat CSA 2015

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by tdaaa 5 years ago

My much loved Houde Family Farm meat CSA closed about two years ago. I have been casting about for a replacement since then, unsuccessfully. I just signed up for Snow Farm pork and beef CSA based ...

London Farm Delivery

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by jfish 4 years ago

Greetings from the States. My daughter just moved to London for grad school. She is sharing a flat in Vauxhall. I would like to arrange deliveries of locally sourced fresh produce, meats and cheese...

Fall/Winter CSA options for folks without cars?

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by sancor 4 years ago

Hi guys, I've been reading through a lot of older threads on CSAs here, and am really interested in getting involved in one. In particular I'm hoping to get onto a Fall CSA or a combination of C...

Local farm and seafood delivery service in Nassau & Suffolk

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by EM23 4 years ago

Has anyone had any experience with Our Harvest, a company now delivering local farm goods and seafood to multiple sites in Nassau, Suffolk and some of the boroughs? TIA From their web site: ...

Earnest Farms Bolton New Meat CSA Seeking Boston Distribution Site

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by StriperGuy 4 years ago

Stumbled on this farm yesterday. Beautiful stuff. I bought a hunk of their leg of lamb. They do pork, beef, goat, lamb, chicken, duck, and turkey. They raise it all themselves. http://earnestfa...

CSA members: What are you doing with your veggies??

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by Science Chick 4 years ago

I thought this might be a fun thread, seeing as we here in the NE are now getting our farmshares. What are folks doing with their vast lots of veggies? This week we had: - Frittata with Russian ...

What do I make with these ingredients?

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by anniam 4 years ago

I am doing this farm share thing this summer and I have to use this stuff before it rots. Week 1 included the following: Berkshire Pork Chops - 2 per pack, appx 1 # Ramp Linguine - 1 # Pastur...

Teaneck CSA - Fresh Local Fruits and Vegetables

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by shaytmg 4 years ago

I am looking at becoming a pick-up site for a CSA in Teaneck. Anyone interested? Will provide the information once I set everything up.

Roslyn Village Farmers Market CSA

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by ErikLong 4 years ago

Hi All! It's been a long winter and now that we see little crocus' on our property; it's time to start the countdown until July 11th; the first day of our second market season. As we have don...

CSA Guide?

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by itshissong 4 years ago

My wife and I moved back east to the Boston area (Watertown) from Chicago last summer. We're now all settled in and looking to find a good CSA for the summer/fall and I'm finding precious few resou...