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Community Supported Agriculture

It’s CSA season again! Yay! There’s nothing like getting freshly picked vegetables once a week from a local farmer. Plus the farm I chose this year also had egg and fruit shares available, so of course I bought those too. 27 more words

CSA and the mystery box challenge

A few months ago we signed up with a Community Supported Agriculture venture and this week received our first box of produce, grown just down the road from us. 250 more words


How to Choose a CSA [Community-Supported Agriculture]

CSA: Community Supported Agriculture

Community Supported Agriculture programs are available at many small farms to help connect the consumer with the grower.  Buying locally, reducing transportation costs, eating healthier, supporting local businesses, and lower environmental impacts are all benefits of using CSA’s. 506 more words

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Week One Recipes: The Week O' Greens

As we’re still early in our (Zone 4b) season, the UW-Sprout CSA customers will be dining on lots of greens after our week one delivery.  With bountiful baskets of rainbow swiss chard in hand, we want to throw out a couple simple recipe ideas for our customers to try. 111 more words

UW-Sprout CSA: Building Community With Food

Tomorrow marks a milestone day for UW-Sprout.  We’ll be harvesting, washing, and packing veggies for our first ever CSA shares.  And — get this! — these shares will be delivered by our garden staff and volunteers BY BIKE!  231 more words

This Changes Everything: Our Imperative to Respond Intelligently

“Any attempt to rise to the climate challenge will be fruitless unless it is understood as part of a much broader battle of worldviews. Our economic system and our planetary system are now at war.” ~  381 more words

Call Of The Land