Outdoor Farmers Markets Opening Soon Plus CSA List

Buy Fresh Buy Local announces:

Buy Fresh Buy Local has also compiled a list of Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) farms:

Tait Farm Community Harvest, Centre Hall, PA, 814-466-2386, info@taitfarmfoods.com – “Tait Farm Foods is a producer of fine food products, grower of organic fruits and vegetables, and purveyor of food, plants and items of seasonal simplicity and elegance for the garden, kitchen and home. Community Harvest shares include vegetables from asparagus to zucchini (and strawberries in between)! The farm is located 7 miles east of State College, PA on Rt. 322 (near Penn State University). The farm has been in the Tait family since 1950.” Share Size – Individual Share: $375; Family: $1100; Workshare or Reduced Prices Available. Season Length – Half Year and Full Year available Delivery Locations – Pick-up at farm. Produce is also available at the State College Downtown Farmers Market every Friday June through November.

Howard’s End CSA Farm – Howard, PA – 814-571-5414 – “Howard’s End Farm is a small but very diversified organic farm utilizing raised beds, compost, biochar, vermiculture and other natural and carbon neutral methods to produce a wide range of vegetables, fruits, berries, herbs, mushrooms, pastured chickens, and fish in an aesthetic setting.”

GroundWork Farms CSA and Buying Club, Millheim, PA, nell@groundworkfarms.com, 814-349-8915 – “This multi-farm CSA includes products from at least 10 farmers from Penns and Brush Valleys. GroundWork Farms offers CSA shares of produce, dairy, eggs, herbs, flowers, and bread, delivered each week to your home or work. Meats and berries also available, as well as organic fair-trade coffee, soaps, and canned goods. Customers can chooser from a variety of shares and build their custom order. For full details, visit the website.”

Fallywalker Farm, Spring Mills, PA – “A curious little farm where not all carrots are orange… where radishes grow in the air… cucumbers look like lemons, tomatoes like brains… the best tasting potatoes are blue… and even the lettuce has freckles! Includes local delivery and operates as a “pay-as-you-go” service.”

Greenmoore Gardens, Port Matilda, PA, info@greenmooregardens.com, 814-237-0082 –  “Greenmoore Gardens provides a variety of vegetables grown without synthetic fertilizer, herbicide or insecticide.”

More information about the following CSAs is available at localbounty.org

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