All posts in CSA: General

How to be a Good CSA Member This Season

How to be a Good CSA Member This Season

Your partner farm provides fresh, healthy, safe food every week. Here are ways you can ensure you’re helping maintain a safe and responsible environment for yourself and for other members at the CSA pickup.  

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What is a “sliding scale” you ask?

What is a “sliding scale” you ask?

A document that helps people determine where they fall on the “sliding scale” and what they should fairly pay. If CSA farms are considering using a sliding scale payment system for their shares, this is a great tool for learning

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Direct Marketing in CA: Rules & Regs

Direct Marketing in CA: Rules & Regs

Learn the various laws and regulations that govern direct marketing in California, including CSAs, farmers markets and farm stands.

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CSA discussion group, facebook

CSA discussion group, facebook

Farmers ONLY! From crop production to marketing to discussions of the CSA model itself: what is going on in your neck of the woods?

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The CSA Solutions Hub

The CSA Solutions Hub

The CSA Solutions Hub is everything we know about CSA farming. We want to share with you, so you can get better at what you do. Join our community of curious and successful CSA farmers.

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How to Bring EBT / SNAP to your CSA

How to Bring EBT / SNAP to your CSA

Interested in bringing Electronic Benefit Transfer (EBT) for the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) known as CalFresh in California, to your CSA? EBT is currently available at 600 authorized Farmer’s Markets, CSAs and Direct Marketing Farmers statewide providing clients’ access

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Choosing the Right CSA Model for Your Farm

Choosing the Right CSA Model for Your Farm

Before you decide on distribution, there are some fundamental questions to ask when you are designing your CSA program: How much risk do CSA members actually have? What happens if there is a bad crop year? How much flexibility do

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