A CSA is a direct relationship between the farmer and the eater. No intermediaries. It’s a novel way for the eater to help the farmer and vice-versa the eater gaining access to fresh, seasonally grown foods at an affordable price.
This is a press release that we received from LocalHarvest, a direct farm to eater organization announcing a software tool they have created to help CSA farmers keep their accounting management under control.
You join a CSA every year, buy eggs fresh from the farmer at the market, and you only buy locally-sourced, pastured pork and beef. But what about that salmon on your grill this summer? Do you know the waters from which it came, know the fisherman who hauled it in?
After a disastrous fire, a community came together to raise money which led to a new barn for Pete’s Greens in Craftsbury, Vermont.
What does clean food mean to you?
Riding in the hot July sun I could smell basil more than a quarter mile from Tantré Farm. Excerpt 7.