Georgia

Atlanta

Patchwork City Farms [Jamila Norman]
Growing food at  Brown Middle School, 765 Peeples Street SW
Mailing address: 493 Atwood Street (West End neighborhood)
http://patchworkcityfarms.weebly.com

Blairsville (Union County)

Sun Dog Farm [Elliot & Darby Smith]
18 Dockery Road
678.670.9024
www.thesundogfarmer.com

Bluffton (Clay County)

White Oak Pastures [Harris family]
22775 U.S. 27
229.641.2081
http://whiteoakpastures.com

Brunswick (Glynn County)

Gilliard Farms [Althea & Matthew Raiford]
163 Florines Way
912.342.2742
www.gilliardfarms.com

Calhoun (Floyd County)

Rise ‘N Shine Organic Farm [Mitch & Elisabeth Lawson]
191 Carpenter Road NE
706.676.0825
//risenshineorganicfarm.com/

Chattahoochee Hills (Fulton County)

Serenbe Farms [Paige Witherington & Justin Dansby]
8457 Atlanta Newnan Road
770.463.9319
www.serenbefarms.com/

Cumming (Forsyth County)

Cane Creek Farm [Lynn Pugh]
5110 Jekyll Road
770.889.3793
www.canecreekfarm.net

Decatur (DeKalb County)

Gaia Gardens’ CSA  @ Morningside Organic Farmers’ Market [Rachel Kaplan]
900 Dancing Fox Road
678.793.3155
www.eastlakecommon.org

East Point (Fulton County)

Truly Living Well Natural Urban Farms [K. Rashid Nuri]
3353 Washington Road
404.520.8331
//www.trulylivingwell.com

Loganville (Walton County)

Dillwood Farms (Doug & Rosetta Dillard)
4000 Brushy Fork Road
404.550.7234
www.dillwoodfarms.com

Ranger (Gordon County)

Riverview Farms [Swancy Family]
954 White Graves Road
706.334.2926
6 pickup locations in Atlanta
www.grassfedcow.com/

Roberta (Crawford County)

Davis Farms [Naomi Davis]
701 Hortman Mill Road
478.836.4564
www.localharvest.org/davis-farms-M14899

Sharpsburg (Coweta County)

180 Degree Farm [Scott & Nicole Tyson]
237 Emory Phillips Road
678.481.3367
www.180degreefarm.org

Whitesburg (Carroll County)

Garmon Family Farm [Larry & Corrina Garmon]
327 Old Four Notch Road
770.214.8531
www.localharvest.org/garmon-farmily-farm-M7513

Zebulon (Pike County)

Red Earth Organic Farms [Bentoski family)
19556 Hwy 18
404.803.8743
www.redearthorganicfarms.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.

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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