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CSAs Make Agriculture Accessible – April 21, 2010

By kevpod

Gail Gourley Eye Correspondent First of two parts. ARCATA – For those seeking fresh, local produce, purchasing at farmers’ markets is one way to connect with the farmers who grow the food. Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) programs at local farms take the process a step further. Three CSA farms available to Arcata-area residents are... »

Here Comes the 2010 Farmers’ Market – April 8, 2010

By kevpod

ARCATA – As the bountiful local produce season gets underway, so too does the North Coast Growers’ Association Farmers’ Market on the Arcata Plaza. The market opens this Saturday and runs each Saturday until late November from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. The weekday markets begin in June. The push to consume fresh, local,... »