Take our "Which Vegetable Are You?" Quiz!

We've just posted a fun quiz here, and we hope you'll take it and then share it on Facebook Twitter, email, or wherever you can to help us get to the real goal: we need more people in St. Louis supporting our local farmers and producers.

Our membership is down this year and we need to figure out why. We hope to find out what St. Louisans care about most with our survey on Food Shopping Priorities. We're offering survey takers the opportunity to win a two-week trial membership at Fair Shares, so please play the game and share with all your friends, family and co-workers!

Tip: Clean Greens

The greens we get (particularly some of the winter spinach) can be pretty dirty. Sometimes they're pristinely clean, but still, we suggest you always wash your food! Give it an initial rinse and then remove the stems and soak the leaves in plenty of clean water. I use my salad spinner, placing the leaves in the...Read more


We are very happy to have our products included in shares through Fair Shares.  The folks at Fair Shares have set-up a great distribution schedule that works with smaller scale local farmers taking into account weekly and seasonal limitations in harvesting. The staff at Fair Shares are easy to work with, being both friendly and professional.  They have been very straightforward about their needs and those that the share members represent. We look forward to growing with Fair Shares!

Bobbi Sandwisch, Live Springs Farm, Carrollton, IL 100% Grassfed Beef, Pasture-Raised Pork, Chicken, and Eggs