National CSA Day


There's only a few days left before the end of Fair Shares Season 12 and the deadline to join by CSA Day, this Friday, February 28th, in order to get your bonus!

Anyone who joins Fair Shares with a Full, Half or Mini share by Friday the 28th will receive a $10 discount on their $50 membership fee.

If you've been on the fence about joining, or you've been curious about CSA, or you want to be like all the amazing, progressive, healthy, smart, cool people who are doing it, now is the time!
The best time to join Fair Shares is 12 years ago. The second best time is now...

Tip: Mushroom Handling Tips

Mushrooms need to be kept cold in a breathable bag, so store them in the fridge in the paper bag they come in. Shiitake mushrooms have a tough stem, so remove that and save it in the freezer for stocks. Oyster mushrooms are all edible, except for the dirty little bit at the "root." Oyster mushrooms are more...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

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