Resource Listing

The following resources are designed to help you get the information and support you need to start up a CSA, develop your CSA further or join a CSA. The information is designed for farmers, community groups and individuals.

Essential Reading

Farming and Growing

Marketing and Promotion

Research

  • CSA Network UK progress report

    A report on the achievements of the CSA Network UK from 2015-2017

  • The impact of community supported agriculture

    Evaluation of CSA in the UK, outlining the multiple benefits CSA farms provide to thousands of members, their communities, local economies and the environment. A very readable report which provides clear evidence that CSA is providing multiple benefits to thousands of members, their communities, the local economies and the environment. Published by the Soil Association in 2011.

Volunteers

  • Future Farmers 2

    A guide to farm-based informal traineeships, to fit the gap between farm volunteering and formal apprenticeships.