By Steven McFadden Community is not a warm and cuddly marketing concept attached to Community Supported Agriculture (CSA). It is, rather, a defining element. Yet in the past few years, some middleman food businesses have appropriated the term “CSA” to … Continued
agriculture supported communities
Radish recipes from our Agriculture Supported Communities program. Braised Radish From Rachael Ray and the Food Network 2 bunches radishes, about 1 pound, trimmed of tops and roots 1 1/2 cups chicken stock 2 tablespoons butter, cut into bits 1 large shallot, thinly … Continued
Onion recipes from our Agriculture Supported Communities program.
We are now accepting applications for Internship Positions in our Agriculture Supported Communities (ASC) Program for the second half of the 2014 growing season. ASC is a unique twist on a traditional CSA that makes fresh, organic produce accessible and … Continued
Lettuce greens recipes from our Agriculture Supported Communities program.
Pea recipes from our Agriculture Supported Communities program.
By Chris West Editor’s Note: Follow Chris (former Rodale Institute intern and beginning farmer) each month as he keeps us up to date on the trials and tribulations of getting his farm up and running. I never thought I’d find … Continued
Deliveries haven’t started yet, but that doesn’t mean there isn’t a mountain of work to be done for our Agriculture Supported Communities program. Seeding, bed prepping, transplanting, etc. etc. etc… As you can imagine, we were happy to welcome to … Continued
Rodale Institute’s ASC program is also an educational program for a select few each year who want to learn how to develop their own organic grower’s business through both hands-on and classroom training. This year we had a great group of five interns … Continued
By Heather E. Smith, ASC intern I’ve got a vision to start an urban farm which improves access to healthy foods in underserved communities and engages people in the meaningful, sustainable work of growing food. My future non-profit organization will … Continued