Ask a Farmer: Moms Ask Arizona Farmers & Ranchers Question #5 “Do you sell your crops at local farmer’s markets?” That’s a great question! Yes, at Desert Roots Farm, selling our crops at a local level is very important to … Continue reading
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Tagged American Farm Bureau Federation, Arizona, arizona farmers and ranchers, Community-supported agriculture, CSA, Desert Roots Farm, farmer, Farmers' market, Fill Your Plate, food, local food
With the increase in food prices, consumers everywhere are looking for ways to stretch their food dollar and get high quality, nutritious food for their families without breaking the bank. Another option is to invest in a community supported agriculture (CSA) program which provides all participants with healthy, locally grown produce many times at a lower overall cost because participants are buying straight from the farmer.
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Tagged Arizona, Community-supported agriculture, CSA, Farm, Queen Creek, Schnepf Farm, Yavapai County Arizona
By Julie Murphree, Arizona Farm Bureau So growing your own backyard garden is out of the question, right? Many of our readers say as much. But just because you don’t have the green thumb or time or space to develop … Continue reading