New Jersey

Andover (Sussex County)

Sunset View Farm’s Community Garden [Linda Grinthal]
27 Pierce Road
973.579.7382
www.sunsetviewfarm.com

Asbury (Warren County)

Asbury’s Natural Village Farm [Charles Napravnik & Curt Rowell]
10 Asbury-Bloomsbury Road
908.537.2846
www.asburyfarm.org

Blairstown (Warren)

Community Supported Garden at Genesis Farm [Mike Baki, Smadar English & Judy VonHandorf]
41B Silver Lake Road
908.362.7486
Pick-up sites also in Caldwell/Verona/Montclair, Creskill/Teneck, Glen Rock, Madison, Maplewood/South Orange, Morristown, Scotch Plains
http://csgatgenesisfarm.com

Bordentown (Burlington County)

Fernbrook Farm [Jeff Tober & Kuser family]
142 Georgetown-Bordentown Road (Route 545)
609.298.0029
www.fernbrookfarmcsa.com/

Branchville (Sussex)

DanaRay Farm [Raymond & Dana Eisele]
349 Mattison Reservoir Avenue
973.948.0906
www.danaray-farm.com

Chester (Morris County)

Alstede Farm [Kurt Alstede & family]
84 Route 513 (Old Route 24)
908.879.7189
Pick-up sites in addition to farm store in Chester include Wayne, Passaic, Woodbridge, Clark, South Orange, Mt Tabor, Bridgewater, Summit, Morristown, Randolph
www.alstedefarms.com/

Egg Harbor (Atlantic County)

Jah’s Creation Organic Farm  [Matthew Bruckler]
4045 Spruce Avenue
609.272.9538
Deliveries directly to homes of CSA members
www.jahscreation.com/

Jackson (Ocean County)

Earthen Harvest [Tami Hefner-McCurdy]
132 Sams Road
732.757.9167
Deliveries directly to homes of CSA members in Ocean & Monmouth counties
www.earthenharvest.com

Mendham (Morris County)

Ralston Farm [Bennett Haynes]
327 Main Street (Route 24 West)
908.334.8018
http://ralstonfarm.com

New Brunswick (Middlesex County)

Cook Student Organic Farm [Edward Durner]
67 Ryders Lane
732.932.9711(Ext256)
http://agriurban.rutgers.edu/StudentSustainableFarm.html

Neshanic Station (Hunterdon County)

Sun Meadow Farm [Barbara & John Corbin)
615 Old York Road
908.782.2114
www.nofanj.org/find-a-farm/sun-meadow-farm

Pennington (Mercer County)

Honey Brook Organic Farm [Jim Kinsel & Sherry Dudas]
260 Wargo Road
609.737.8899
Pick-up sites also in Basking Ridge, Bernardsville, Brick, Collingswood, Cranbury, Fair Haven, Flemington, Griggstown, Hamilton, Hillsborough, Highland Park, Lambertville, Lincroft, Maplewood, Medford, Metuchen, Middletown, Monroe Township, Moorestown, Morristown, Neptune, Ocean, Pennington, Princeton, Princeton Junction (West Windsor), Roseland, Shrewsbury, Somerville, South Orange, Spring Lake Heights, Summit & Vincentown; and in Newtown & Yardley in Eastern Pennsylvania
www.honeybrookorganicfarm.com

Princeton (Mercer County)

Cherry Grove Organic Farm [Matthew Conver & Mary Stuehler]
11 Carter Road
609.306.5139
http://cherrygroveorganic.com

Cooperative 518 Community Farm [Alec Gioseffi & Lauren Nagy]
15 County Road 518 (Georgetown-Franklin Turnpike)
732.606.2375 & 732.841.5316
www.cooperative518.com

Warwick, New York (Orange County)

Hesperides Organica CSA [Lisa VanDenBerg]
243 Round Hill Road
845.216.1282
Pick-up sites also in Pelham (Westchester County) & in New Jersey (Hawthorne, Ringwood, Ramsey, New Milford, Franklin Lakes and Union City)
http://hesperidesorganica.com

Washington Township (Warren County)

Witchwood Farm [Robert Hill]
Cemetery Hill Road
862.812.2967
www.facebook.com/pages/Witchwood-Farms-LLC/214679228640867

Williamstown (Gloucester County)

Muth Family Farm [Robert Muth]
1639 Pitman-Downer Road
856.582.0363
www.muthfamilyfarm.com/

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.

The New Jersey Chapter of the Northeast Organic Farm Association maintains a directory of nearly 40 CSAs throughout New Jersey.  CLICK HERE to link to NOFA New Jersey’s directory.

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.

 

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