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Developing a Grain CSA: Wheatberry Bakery and Cafe - More and more each day, communities all over the United States are concerned about their food. Where it comes from, how it is grown, and who benefits from its sale.

Example of an Online Grain CSA: Bluebird Farms - At Bluebird, the goal is to cultivate and mill the most irresistible, nutrient-rich grain, while leaving this land healthier for the next generation.

Example of a Grain CSA: Pioneer Valley - CSA share distribution, each share includes a variety of ancient & heritage wheat's, heirloom dry beans, milling corn, barley, rye, and other small grains.

Example of a Grain CSA Blog - Urban Grains is a community supported agriculture program based in Vancouver, B.C.

News Article on a Canadian Grain CSA - For most Canadians wishing to adopt a more local diet, the overwhelming rise in demand in the past few years has left a large question mark hovering over the heads of many; where is all the local food so many are demanding?

For most Canadians wishing to adopt a more local diet, the overwhelming rise in demand in the past few years has left a large question mark hovering over the heads of many; where is all this local food so many are demanding? - See more at: http://www.cjly.net/deconstructingdinner/thelocalgrainrevolution.htm#sthash.7B42lff0.dpuf
For most Canadians wishing to adopt a more local diet, the overwhelming rise in demand in the past few years has left a large question mark hovering over the heads of many; where is all this local food so many are demanding? - See more at: http://www.cjly.net/deconstructingdinner/thelocalgrainrevolution.htm#sthash.7B42lff0.dpuf
For most Canadians wishing to adopt a more local diet, the overwhelming rise in demand in the past few years has left a large question mark hovering over the heads of many; where is all this local food so many are demanding? - See more at: http://www.cjly.net/deconstructingdinner/thelocalgrainrevolution.htm#sthash.7B42lff0.dpuf

Example of a Grain CSA Order Form - Example order form including how the grain CSA works, what was learned, and what is new.

Marketing Grains Power Point - Most producers develop excellent crop production plans each year. They develop strategies for weed control, fertilization, and tillage, and match these with their financial resources. They modify the production plan as conditions change, such as an abnormally wet planting season or an unexpected pest problem.