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.

9 Helpful Produce Subscriptions You Should Know About

As Americans hunker down in their homes to practice social distancing, you may be wondering how you can still eat healthy and stock your home with plenty of fresh fruit and vegetables—without having...

5th Annual Massachusetts Eat Local Month, August 2021

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 3 months ago

Sharing this email message: "We have a number of exciting programs coming up with the Sustainable Business Network of MA! The 5th Annual Massachusetts Eat Local Month is a statewide campaign...

Cost of meat...

by lsnmcg 1 year ago

Hello community! I'm starting a post that might be a little weird depending on where you live. I see subscriptions for different meat boxes like butcher box, etc that advertise food subscription de...

Despite the Pandemic, These Independent Bay Area Food Producers Are Thriving

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

Five examples of San Francisco Bay Area independent food purveyors that are thriving during the pandemic: • The flour miller, Capay Mills https://www.instagram.com/capay_mills/ direct-to-consume...

Monterey Fish Market Curbside | Berkeley, Oakland & San Francisco

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

The iconic Monterey Fish Market retail store has uploaded its inventory of fresh seafood, pantry items and supplies for easy online ordering for curbside pick-up at the shop in Berkeley. https://m...

East Village/Union Square Area CSA

by Hickory 1 year ago

I was wondering if anyone has a recommendation for a CSA subscription to be picked up at a walkable location from Union Square. I've been getting Misfits Market delivered (and have been pleased wi...

J & P Organics retirement

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

Wow, I just read my weekly email from J & P Organics that has been providing weekly organic produce deliveries from Castroville for 14+ years announcing its retirement. It's had a banner season wit...

CSA in (or near) Wichita, Kansas

by Camelyn 12 years ago

I've looked high, low and under a few beds, but I have not been able to find a CSA program in Wichita. Odd, since this is the midwest, and there are more farms than bars (ok maybe not, but it's got...

Any recommendations for a CSA near Chapel Hill, NC?

by LulusMom 1 year ago

Given the current situation, it seems like a good time to join a CSA. I'm looking for recommendations. I'm hoping to get information on how often you get your box; whether you can pick some items i...

CSAs serving Santa Clara County that are accepting sign-ups

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

The Santa Clara County Food System Alliance put together this list of Community Supported Agriculture programs that serve Santa Clara County/Silicon Valley. I don't have any personal experience wit...

Awwww, my first CSA

by seefoo 2 years 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?

by bwinter714 3 years 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

by burkie 4 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...


by m_notes79 4 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

by shinju 4 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?

by caphill2320 9 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?

by IHeartAsparagus 11 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?

by Plateaumaman 7 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?

by 2foodees 11 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

by tdaaa 6 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 ...