On Christmas eve monring, we let the 13 weaned piglets out of the lean-to portion of our new barn because their mother was finally dried up. One of our awesome weekly farm
While CSA’s (Community Supported Agriculture) can vary in their implementation and structure, the essential nature of a CSA is that there is a level of commitment between the farmer and the consumer. The farmer can count on the consumer to purchase a certain amount each season, month, year, etc. And the consumer knows that they can expect a certain “share” of the harvest because of their loyal relationship.
RELATIONSHIP. That is what it’s really about. I believe it goes beyond supply and demand “business.” We realize that we NEED each other. And so we strive to nurture each other in a symbiotic way. Your needs matter to me. My needs matter to you. Because without each other, both of our lives would be less abundant!