Iowa

Ames (Story County)

Mustard Seed Community Farm [Collective group of farmers & gardeners]
366 W Avenue
515.460.1467
www.mustardseedfarm.org

Atalissa (Muscatine County)

Oakhill Acres CSA [Andy & Christina Tygrett and Terry & Lorraine Tygrett]
978-310th Street
563.946.2304
//oakhillacres.com/

Boone (Boone County)

Wilber’s Northside Market [Scott & Julie Wilber]
2407 Marshall Street
515.432.9038
www.facebook.com/wilbersproduce/

Chariton (Lucas County/Marion County)

Blue Gate Farm [Sean Skeehan & Jill Beebout]
749 Wyoming Street
641.203.0758
www.bluegatefarmfresh.com/

Crescent (Pottawattamie County)

Iowana Farm [Terry Troxel]
17749 Badger Avenue
712.545.9300
www.iowanafarm.com

Earlham (Dallas County)
Heirloom Farm CSA [Matthew & Lori Wiese]
33737 H Ave.
515.339.5662

Fort Atkinson (Winneshiek County)

Annie’s Gardens & Greens [Ann Bushman]
30975 Lincoln Road
563.534.7760
www.anniesgardensandgreens.com

Granger (Polk County)

Wabi Sabi Farm [Ben Saunders]
10743NW 142nd Street (Highway 17)
515.745-9951
www.wabisabi-farm.com

Grinnell (Poweshiek County)

Grinnell Heritage Farm [Andrew & Melissa Dunham]
1933 Penrose Street
641.990.0018
http://grinnellheritagefarm.com

Johnston (Polk County)

Grade A Gardens [Jordan Clasen & Thomas Burkhead]
9050 NW 62nd Avenue
515.554.4306
http://gradeagardens.com

Kanawha (Hancock County)

One Step At A Time Gardens CSA [Jan Libbey & Tim Landgraf]
1465 120th Street
641.495.6367
www.ostgardens.com

Mason City (Cerro Gordo County)

North Iowa Berries & More CSA [Jesse & Becky Huang]
19343 C 220th Street
641.423.0030
http://northiowaberries.com

Minburn (Dallas County)

Small Potatoes Farm [Rick & Stacy Hartmann]
24629 180th street
515.677.2438
www.smallpotatoesfarm.com

Missouri Valley (Harrison County)

Rhizosphere Farm [Matt & Terra Hall]
3306 Lima Trail
712.310.3715
http://rhizospherefarm.org

Mount Vernon (Linn County)

Abbe Hills CSA [Laura Krouse]
825 Abbe Hills Road
319.895.6924
www.abbehills.com/

Mt. Pleasant (Henry County)

Mogo Organic CSA [Morgan Hoenig]
2542 Iowa Avenue
319.385.1846
www.mogoorganic.com

Nevada (Story County)

TableTop Farm [Chris & Kim Corbin, Luke & Sally Gran]
65584 260th Street
515.291.8727
www.tabletopfarm.com

Orient (Adair County)

Prairie Harvest CSA at the Henry A. Wallace Country Life Center [Mosa Shayan]
2773 290th Street
641.337.5019
http://wallace.org/community-supported-agriculture/

Solon (Johnson County)

ZJ Farm’s Local Harvest CSA [Susan Jutz & Simone Delaty]
5025 120th Street NE
319.624.3052
www.zjfarms.com

Waukee (Dallas County)

L.T. Organic Farm CSA Program [Ahilia Bhramdat]
32513 Ute Avenue
515.987.3561
http://ltorganicfarm.org

Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) is a growing movement in America, which has provided economic support and predictability to farmers, practicing traditional family farming, that they will be able to continue to farm, and that communities will be able to enjoy fresh, local farm products.  Partnering with local farms by purchasing a “share” in the season’s harvest, consumers can know where their food is coming from and have the satisfaction of supporting local agriculture.

Participants, who purchase their shares early in the season, provide the farmer with a stable income, and in return they receive a weekly supply of fresh local farm products.  This concept of Community Supported Agriculture was introduced into the United States in 1985 by Robyn Van En, who farmed in South Egremont, Massachusetts.  She learned of the concept from a Swiss friend, Jan Vander Tuin, and within 4 years her farm’s original membership of 30 shares grew to 150.

Wilson College in Chambersberg, Pennsylvania has established the Robyn Van En Center in honor of Ms. Van En who died in 1997.  The Robyn Van En Center maintains a data base of Community Supported Agriculture farms, now numbering over 1400 farms,  which is easily searched.  CLICK HERE to search for a CSA farm convenient to your home using this directory.

A Community Supported Agriculture directory of farms is also currently under construction for this website.  This directory will provide detailed information on CSA farms, which have established a commitment to produce their farm products using organic methods, without the use of harmful chemicals, genetic engineering or any synthetics, and which show care for the health of people, animals, land and water.  Please send information on CSA farms which meet this standard by visiting the contact us page.

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