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What is Community Supported Agriculture (CSA)?

 Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) is a farm share program in which individuals buy into the farm by purchasing a share, and in turn receive a bountiful selection of fresh produce every week throughout the season. Shares are purchased before the start of the growing season, allowing farmers to focus on growing and delivering the highest-quality, best-tasting fruits and vegetables for shareholders in the summer.

Community Supported Agriculture is a great opportunity to eat seasonally and try different foods. You will receive the best of what a New England harvest has to offer, and experience the fun of letting the season form your menu.

Most importantly, a CSA program establishes a relationship between a farm and the local community. In Japan, the name for CSA is teikei(提携), meaning, in a sense, to put the farmer's face on the food. We believe food tastes better when you know the people who grew it, and we put great pride into growing delicious and healthy food to feed our community.

 

 

 

 

Check out the wikipedia entry on CSAs for a good overview of the general practices and philosophy of a CSA farm, and what it means to be a part of one. Click here to learn more about our CSA

Sign up by SUNDAY to get 5% off your CSA!February 25th, 2015

  Greetings from Warner Farm! Just a friendly reminder that you have until this Sunday, March 1st to sign up and pay in full for your CSA farm share, in order to get 5% off your order! 

2015 CSA at Warner Farm! Sign Up Now! January 21st, 2015

Greetings from Warner Farm! It's still cold and blustery on the farm, but we are thinking about spring. And guess what?    2015 CSA sign ups are open!   I don't know about you, bu

Thank you for a spectacular season!October 29th, 2014

The season is winding down, and what a season it was! From the ripe strawberries and tender asparagus in June, to the never-ending summertime sweet corn, all the way to the plethora of winter squashes

Mike's Maze 2013