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Fresh Perspectives on Community Supported Agriculture

Northeast Ohio is rich in Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) programs – so much so, that fresh new options are cropping up each season! With so many choices, how do you decide which CSA is right for you and your family? Spice interviews a former farmer and a suburban mom to shed some light on their own personal CSA experiences. Perspective #1: Beth Knorr, Market Manager at the Countryside Conservancy & Former Farmer Q. CSAs have become increasingly popular over the last few years. What’s the major attraction for people? Beth: Each family comes at it from a different perspective. For many people, it’s a way to get fantastically fresh vegetables and a great diversity of products without having to grow it themselves. They don’t have time to garden but love to cook, and they want to support local agriculture and enjoy fresh-picked produce. For other people, they want to build … READ MORE

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