What’s a CSA? (Video)

It’s the dead of winter – that means not thinking about spring and summer right? Wrong! It’s CSA sign-up season! What’s a CSA?

Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) is one way to support local farms and acquire local food. You buy into a crop share and the farmer in return gives you a portion of their crop usually from May until November. Many times the farmer will come to you and provide home delivery, or drop off produce at a location nearby. We participated in a CSA when we lived in an apartment and were unable to grow as much food (and unlearned in the nature of container gardening).

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