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CSAs • Your Community Supported Agriculture Food boxes

CSA boxThe North Coast grows more and more food sovereign and secure! Now coastal residents have even more choice for their Community Supported Agriculture food boxes. CSA’s support small farms in good times and bad, and offer a fun, regular, “grab bag” of veggies and other items as specified. Lower prices than market plus the investment in your local farm make a CSA make sense.

  • R-evolution Gardens: Sign up for multiple seasons, 7-week blocks, whole or half shares. Seasons runs May through November and include veggies and an option for eggs. Rockaway to Nehalem delivery on Wednesdays, Manzanita to Cannon Beach on Saturdays. Limited to 30 shares per delivery date. Work for trade options available. Excellent website has all the details: www.revolutiongardens.com; 503-368-3044.
  • Green Angel Gardens: Shares available in 8-week blocks year round, weekly or every other week. Boxes may include organic veggies, fruit, Blue Scorcher bread, local eggs. Delivery to Long Beach, Gearhart, Astoria & Ocean Park on Fridays. Work for trade options available. Website: www.greenangelgardening.com; 360-244-0064.
  • Walluski Organics: Shares for this new, primarily indoor-grown organic CSA can be purchased for the whole season or three month blocks (5/5-7/28, 8/4-10/28) and will include plenty of customizable options: eggs, and preferences for specific veggies from week to week, depending on availability. Delivery for weekly boxes in Astoria and Warrenton; half shares are available as a bi-weekly box or weekly ½ box. Email: walluskiorganics@hotmail.com; 503-470-5530.

By Elia Seely

eating the coast/food groove is a bright new slice in HIPFiSH showcasing the burgeoning local food scene in the columbia pacific region - from farm/sea to fork, community gardening, growing, consuming, eating out, and raising a living - stay tuned and watch as we nurture and grow this section in sync with the locovore movement . Eating the Coast Editor
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