How to buy from your local small family farms
Every urban locale and large town in the country now has flourishing connections with its local farmers. From Manhattan down to Miami, from Chicagos windy streets all the way to San Franciscos winding ones, farmers markets, CSAs, stores and restaurants that feature local fare and farmers co-ops provide city dwellers with tasty, nutritious and safe food.
Below is a sampling of places to browse on the World Wide Web for more information on buying from small family farms in your own area.
The community-supported agriculture Web sites contain directories and information on farmers who offer subscription buying in every state.
Community Supported Agriculture of North
Local Harvest -- a state-by-state guide to buying
Organic Consumers Association
Robyn VanEn Center for Community Supported
New York City
State by state listing of farm-friendly
Farm-friendly restaurants in the Washington, D.C.,
National Catholic Reporter, June 7, 2002