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Organizations and Web Sites Related to Community Supported Agriculture

Compiled by:
Mary V. Gold Alternative Farming Systems Information Center
National Agricultural Library
Agricultural Research Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture

Updated Junuary 2006
Contact information verified December 2012

Organizations Internet Resources


[Note: “FL” after a title indicates organization maintains or links to online farm listings.]

National Organizations

Alternative Farming Systems Information Center [FL]
National Agricultural Library, ARS, USDA
10301 Baltimore Avenue, Room 132
Beltsville MD 20705-2351
phone 301-504-6559, fax 301-504-6927
Contact Us

American Farmland Trust
1200 18th Street NW, #800
Washington DC 20036
phone 202-331-7300, fax:202-659-8339
Farmland Information Library:

ATTRA- The National Sustainable Agriculture Information Service [FL]
P.O. Box 3657
Fayetteville AR 72702
phone 1-800-346-9140 (toll free, M-F 8:00am-5:00pm CST)

Biodynamic Farming and Gardening Association, Inc. [FL]
25844 Butler Road
Junction City OR 97448
phone 262-649-9212, fax 262-649-9213

Canadian Organic Growers [FL]
National Office
39 McArthur Avenue, Level 1-3
Ottawa, Ontario K1L 8L7 Canada
phone 1-888-375-7383 (toll free) or 613-216-0741, fax 613-236-0743

The Organic Consumers Association [FL]
6771 South Silver Hill Drive
Finland MN 55603
phone 218-226-4164, fax 218-353-7652

Organic Trade Association [FL]
28 Vernon St., Suite 413
Brattleboro VT 05301
phone 802-275-3800, fax 802-275-3801

Robyn Van En Center for CSA Resources [FL]
Wilson College
Fulton Center for Sustainable Living
1015 Philadelphia Avenue
Chambersburg PA 17201
phone 717-264-4141 x3352, fax 717-264-1578

State and Regional Organizations

California Certified Organic Farmers [FL]
2155 Delaware Avenue, Suite 150
Santa Cruz CA 95060
phone 831-423-2263, fax 831-423-4528

Carolina Farm Stewardship Association [FL]
P.O. Box 448
Pittsboro NC 27312
phone 919-542-2402, fax 919-542-7401

Center for Integrated Agricultural Systems (CIAS)
University of Wisconsin-Madison
College of Agricultural and Life Sciences
1535 Observatory Drive
Madison WI 53706
phone 608-262-5200, fax 608-265-3020

Community Alliance with Family Farmers (CAFF), Local Food Network. [FL]
P.O. Box 363
Davis CA 95617
phone 530-756-8518, fax 530-756-7857

Community Farm Alliance [FL]
119 1/2 West Main Street
Frankfort KY 40601
phone 502-223-3655, fax 502-223-0804

The Community, Food & Agriculture Program (CFAP)
216 Warren Hall
Cornell University
Ithaca NY 14853
phone 607-255-9832

Community Food Security Coalition
3820 SE Division Street
Portland OR 97202
phone 503-954-2970, fax 503-954-2959

Community Involved in Sustaining Agriculture (CISA) [FL]
One Sugarloaf Street
South Deerfield MA 01373
phone 413-665-7100

Fairshare CSA Coalition [FL]
303 S. Paterson Street Suite 1B
Madison WI 53703
phone 608-226-0300

The Farm Connection
P.O. Box 477
Dixon NM 87527
phone 505-579-4386

Food Circles Networking Project. Connecting Farmers, Consumers, and Communities. [FL]
Department of Rural Sociology
University of Missouri-Columbia
204 Gentry
Columbia MO 65211
phone 573-882-3776, fax 573-882-5127

Future Harvest - Chesapeake Alliance for Sustainable Agriculture (CASA) [FL]
1114 Shawan Road, Suite 100
Cockeysville MD 21030
phone 410-549-7878, fax 410-549-9778

Hartford Food System
86 Park Street
Hartford, CT 06106
phone 860-296-9325

Iowa Network for Community Agriculture (INCA) [FL]
P.O. Box 41476
Des Moines, IA 50311

Just Food
1155 Avenues of the America, 3rd Floor
New York NY 10036
phone 212-645-9880 ext. 221

Land Stewardship Project [FL]
821 E. 35th Street #200
Minneapolis MN 55407
phone 612-722-6377

Leopold Center for Sustainable Agriculture
209 Curtiss Hall
Iowa State University
Ames IA 50011-1050
phone 515-294-3711, fax 515-294-9696

Maine Organic Farmers & Gardeners Association [FL]
Common Ground Country Fair
P.O. Box 170
Unity ME 04988
294 Crosby Brook Road
phone 207-568-4142, fax 207-568-4141

Michael Fields Agricultural Institute
W2493 County Road ES
P.O. Box 990
East Troy WI 53120
phone 262-642-3303, fax 262-642-4028

Michigan Organic Food and Farm Alliance (MOFFA) [FL]
P.O. Box 26102
Lansing MI 48909-6102
phone 248-262-6826

Minnesota Food Association [FL]
14220-B Ostlund Trail North
Marine on St. Croix MN 55047
phone 651-433-3676, fax 651-433-5050

Minnesota Institute for Sustainable Agriculture (MISA)
University of Minnesota
411 Borlaug Hall
1991 Buford Circle
St. Paul MN 55108-1013
phone 800-909-MISA (6472) or 612-625-8235, fax 612-625-1268

New England Small Farm Institute
275 Jackson Street
Belchertown MA 01007
phone 413-323-4531, fax 413-323-9594

New Mexico Farmers Marketing Association
731 Montez Place
Santa Fe NM 87501
phone 1-888-983-4400 (toll free) or 505-983-4010, fax 505-995-1043

Northeast Organic Farming Association (NOFA)

Northeast Sustainable Agriculture Working Group (NESAWG)
P.O. Box 334
Irvington NY 10533
phone 914-231-9206

Northern Plains Sustainable Agriculture Society [FL]
P.O. Box 194
100 1 Avenue S.E.
LaMoure ND 58458
phone/fax 701-883-4304

Ohio Ecological Food & Farming Association [FL]
41 Croswell Road
Columbus OH 43214
phone 614-421-2022, fax 614-421-2011

Oregon Tilth [FL]
260 SW Madison Avenue, Suite 106
Corvallis OR 97333
phone 503-378-0690 or 1-877-379-0690, fax 541-753-4924

Pennsylvania Association for Sustainable Agriculture (PASA) [FL]
P.O. Box 419
Millheim PA 16854
phone 814-349-9856, fax 814-349-9840

Pennsylvania Certified Organic [FL]
106 School Street, Suite 201
Spring Mills, PA 16875
phone 814-422-0251, fax 814-422-0255

Seattle Tilth Association [FL]
4649 Sunnyside Avenue North, Suite 100
Seattle WA 98103
phone 206-633-0451, fax: 206-633-0450

Small Farm Center
University of California
One Shields Avenue
Davis CA 95616-8699
phone 530-752-1515

Southern Sustainable Agriculture Working Group
P.O. Box 1552
Fayetteville, AR 72702
phone 479-251-8310

Texas Organic Farmers and Gardeners (TOFGA) [FL]
P.O. Box 48
Elgin TX 78602
phone 512-656-2456

Internet Resources

Community Food Systems (Resource page with links to organizations and documents). National Agricultural Library. Food and Nutrition Information Center.

Community Supported Agriculture (Resource page - research guides, links, databases). Alternative Farming Systems Information Center

Community Supported Agriculture (Resource page - international). World Hunger Year.

Community-supported Farms (Resource page - reading lists, links). Journey to Forever (Resource page includes farm listings). FoodRoutes Network.

Local Harvest (Resource page includes farm listings).

Missouri Alternatives Center Extension Information on Alternatives (Resource page includes database of full-text Extension guides from many states and organizations). University of Missouri Extension. [select “C” and then “Community Supported Agriculture”]

Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education (SARE) Program, National Database of Projects (Searchable database of project reports including several about CSA). USDA, SARE.

Urban Agriculture Notes/City Farmer (Resource page covering many urban ag topics.) Canada's Office of Urban Agriculture

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