Spice up your menu and support local agriculture by subscribing to a Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) share this summer. By joining a CSA, you invest in the local farming community and in return, receive a weekly box of delicious produce. Plus, when you support local farms, you promote fresher foods, greater food security and a smaller carbon footprint for food production. Click through the gallery to see our fresh picks for the best CSA boxes.
Helsing Junction Farm
For over 25 years, Helsing Junction Farm has been providing delicious, nutrient-rich produce to its members. Each week during the 20-week season, members will receive a box of fresh, seasonal produce. Almost everything in the box is grown on the farm and then delivered to CSA members. Depending on the size of box you select, you’ll receive 7-15 items each week. Helsing also supplies its members with 20+ healthy and flavorful recipes, customized to the wide variety of items you receive over the course of the season. An abundance of cooking inspiration will never leave you guessing what to do with the And with over 50 drop sites and home delivery offered in the Seattle area, Helsing Junction makes it easy and convenient to get your veggies. Add-on organic fruit, honey, poultry and other handcrafted farm goods through the online store or separate CSA shares.
Dates: mid-June through mid-Oct.
Price: Boxes start at $28/week with many different options to fit your preferences.
photo: Helsing Junction Farms Facebook page
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— Abbey McGee