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: How to Prepare and Eat Edamame

To prepare your edamame, rinse in a colander (don't worry about any rusty edges. Farmer Mary Ellen Raymond said the heat will turning them colors, but they taste great regardless) and boil in salted water for 3 to 5 minutes, drain and cool. Toss with more salt, if desired. Pop the beans out of the pod with your...Read more


As both a vendor and a member, I've found Fair Shares to be a wonderful organization to be a part of. It has opened my eyes to a whole range of farmers/producers in the region that I may never have had the opportunity to come in contact with if it weren't for my involvement with Fair Shares. And you folks all rock!

Josh Allen, Companion Bread, St. Louis MO
Companion Bakery