community supported agriculture http://hppr.org en The Tricky Business of Running a CSA http://hppr.org/post/tricky-business-running-csa <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Within the local food movement, the <a href="http://www.nal.usda.gov/afsic/pubs/csa/csa.shtml" target="_blank"><strong>community supported agriculture</strong></a>, or CSA, model is praised. It’s considered one of the best ways to restore a connection to the foods we eat. Consumers buy a share of a farmer’s produce up front as a shareholder and then reap the rewards at harvest time. But as Harvest Public Media’s Luke Runyon reports running a CSA can bring some tricky business decisions.</span></p> Fri, 14 Jun 2013 03:27:13 +0000 Luke Runyon 17390 at http://hppr.org The Tricky Business of Running a CSA