Northeast Ohio is rife with Community-Supported Agriculture programs. Want to find the CSA that’s right for you? Here are a few to get you started.
Case Western Reserve University Farm
Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org, 216.368.0274
Pickup: CWRU Campus (10900 Euclid Ave.) and CWRU Farm (37125 Fairmount Blvd.), every Thursday. CWRU Farm is nonprofit organization.
No chemical pesticides are used, and all crops are untreated.
Fresh Fork Market
Summer season: first week of June–October (22 weeks).
Winter season: November–May.
Price: Shares start at $594
Pickup at more than 30 locations throughout Northeast Ohio (Cuyahoga, Summit, Lake, and Lorain counties).
Omnivore, vegetarian and vegan options available.
Refugee Response At Ohio City Farm
Contact: Maggie Fitzpatrick email@example.com, 216.407.7596
Two 10-week seasons: June–August and September–November.
Price: Full share per season $350/$35 per week, half share $200/$20 per week.
Pickup locations at Ohio City Farm and Gilmour Academy in Gates Mills.
Rid-All Green Partnership
Contact: Keymah Durden, firstname.lastname@example.org, 216.253.7391
Price: Monthly memberships $25–$50, annual memberships $1,000–$2,000
Pickup at the farm, 8129 Otter Road in Cleveland.
Rising Harvest Farms
Contact: Michael Bartunek, Michael.
Call for specific dates and cost.
Pickup at the farm, 4103 Memphis Road in Old Brooklyn.
All shares are vegetarian friendly. Credit cards accepted.
Geauga Family Farms
Contact: Laura Dalheim, LDalheim@geaugafamilyfarms.org, 440.478.9849
Mid-June–October (20 weeks)
Prices: $310 to $775 (three sizes). $50 discount for picking up at Middlefield farm.
Pickup at more than 20 locations in Cuyahoga, Geauga, Lake, Summit, and Trumbull counties, including at the farm in Middlefield. See website for specific locations.
Food comes from eight certified-organic family farms.
Maple Star Farm
Contact: Jack and Dawn Trethewey, Jake@maplestarfarm.com, 440.543.4459
Early June–late October (20 weeks).
Small late-fall CSA.
Pickup at the farm in Auburn Township. This is a certified-organic, family-run farm.
Sirna’s Farm & Market
Mid-June–September (12 weeks)
Price: $275, discounts, payment plans and alternative payment methods available (SNAP, EBT, etc.)
Pickup at the farm, 19009 Ravenna Road in Auburn, or recruit members and start a pickup site.
Additional products available, including dairy, eggs, meat, and honey sourced from its store.
Murray Hill Farm
Contact: email@example.com, 419.929.5157
Pickup at the farm, 5761 Ferry Road in Wakeman, Medina Farmer’s Market on the Square, and at Friends Church in North Olmsted.
Home delivery available. Credit cards accepted.
Contact: Larry or Tina,
June–September (16 weeks),
October–December (12 weeks)
Price: $240–$480, fall CSA, $270
Pickup locations include Case Western Reserve University, Richmond Heights Hospital, Parker Hannifin Corp., Cleveland Clinic Main Campus, and farmers markets in Willoughby and Shaker Heights, with additional locations to be added. Other locations can be added for minimum 10–20 pickups depending on distance.
All food grown at the farm; farm grows over 200 vegetable and fruit varieties.
Contact: Anna Kiss Mauser-Martinez, 216.469.0904
June–October (20 weeks)
Pickup at 16 locations in Cuyahoga and Lorain counties (see website for map and details).
Baker’s Fresh Produce And Honey
Contact: Donna Baker, firstname.lastname@example.org, 330.608.5423
May 27–September 26 (18 weeks)
Price: $550 for the season
Pickup at the farm, 8927 River Styx Road in Wadsworth.
Contact: email@example.com, 330.648.2310
June–end of December monthly
Starts at $340
Pickup at the farm, 6736 River Corners Road in Spencer.
Shares consist of pasture-raised meat and eggs from free-range chickens. Organically grown vegetables also available for sale.
Contact: George Remington, firstname.lastname@example.org, 216.406.6621
Price: Varies based on weekly orders. Members build their own every week.
Pickup at the farm, Tuesdays 4–6pm, 1075 State Road in Hinckley.
MorningSide Farm is a USDA certified-organic farm.
Plum Creek Farm
Contact: Amie Sprinkle, email@example.com, 330.483.0222
May 31–Nov. 24 (18 weeks)
Price: Deposit of $150 upon signing up and four additional payments of $250
Pickup at the farm, 66 Station Road in Valley City.
Contact: Matt Herbruck, firstname.lastname@example.org, 330.527.2653 (leave a message or text)
Mid-May–late October (21 weeks), 7-week November–December season
Price: $400 for a regular share; $600 for a large family; late season $125
Pickup at the farm, 11316 Wheeler Road, Garrettsville, at the Haymaker Market in Kent, at the Chagrin Falls Farmers Market, and at Christ Episcopal Church in Hudson. Birdsong is a certified organic farm.
Rootstown Organic Farm
Contact: Bill Pennell, 330.325.7016
Spring CSA in April–May (8 weeks) with greens only; Summer CSA June–October with a wide variety of produce
Price: shares start at $20/week
Pickup locations at the farm at 3847 New Milford Road in Rootstown or Haymaker’s Market in Kent.
Crown Point Ecology Center
Contact: email@example.com, 330.668.8992
June–October (20 weeks), fall-winter season, four pickups in November and December
Price: $350 for half-share; $700 for standard share; $210 winter share
Pickup at the farm, 3220 Ira Road in Bath.
Greenfield Berry Farm
Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org, 330.657.2924
Four-week spring season starts early May, 18-week season starts early June, fourweek fall season starts end of October.
Price: Seasonal shares from $140–$600
Pickup at the farm, 2485 Major Road in Peninsula.
A portion of all sales goes to the Cuyahoga Valley National Park, Tuesday or Friday between 5–7pm.
Contact: Pamela and AJ Neitenbach,
June–October (14 weeks)
Pickup at the farm, 3077 Akron Peninsula Road in Akron.
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Log Cabin Farm Csa
Contact: William and Elsie Yoder, 330.698.1778
18 or 26 weeks
Pickup at the farm (2628 S. Kansas Road, Apple Creek) or at Countryside Conservancy’s Farmers’ Markets at Highland Square or Howe Meadow.
Fourth-generation certified organic family farm and fruit and vegetable CSA.
Contact: email@example.com, 419.281.3048
Summer season runs June–September (18 weeks).
Pickup at the farm on Wednesdays from 3–6pm. Delivery available to Countryside Farmer’s Market at Howe Meadow on Saturdays from 9am to noon and Countryside Farmer’s Market at Highland Square on Thursdays from 4–7pm.
Summer CSA packages are vegan or vegetarian.