CSA

Community Supported Agriculture: Making Organic Produce Available to Everyone

Community Supported Agriculture: Making Organic Produce Available to Everyone

While many different models of food development and distribution exist, few offer the wealth of benefits community supported agriculture (CSA) presents. In a previous article, we spoke to the benefits of buying local, organic foods to better understand your foods origin and to mitigate the environmentally disastrous cost of trans-American food transportation. Taking these ideas one step further, why not support your local farms directly or even grow your own food? In this article we will discuss what a CSA is, the benefits of participating, how to find one, and what the future looks like for CSA’s.