Community supported agriculture

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 +'''Community supported agriculture''' (CSA) is a socio-economic model of agriculture and food distribution. A CSA consists of a community of individuals who pledge support to a farm operation where the growers and consumers share the risks and benefits of food production. CSAs usually consist of a system of weekly delivery or pick-up of vegetables and fruit in a vegetable box scheme, sometimes including dairy products and meat.
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 +In Canada the term Community Shared Agriculture is used.
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 +==External links==
 +* [[Wikipedia:Community-supported agriculture]]
 +* [http://www.organicfooddirectory.com.au/general-issues/community-food-systems/community-supported-agriculture.html Community Supported Agriculture], organicfooddirectory.com.au
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Community supported agriculture (CSA) is a socio-economic model of agriculture and food distribution. A CSA consists of a community of individuals who pledge support to a farm operation where the growers and consumers share the risks and benefits of food production. CSAs usually consist of a system of weekly delivery or pick-up of vegetables and fruit in a vegetable box scheme, sometimes including dairy products and meat.

In Canada the term Community Shared Agriculture is used.

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