Blog

Posted on Tuesday, September 9th, 2014 at 3:48pm
Posted on Tuesday, September 2nd, 2014 at 2:23pm
Posted on Tuesday, July 29th, 2014 at 6:19pm
Posted on Tuesday, July 29th, 2014 at 4:58pm
Posted on Tuesday, July 15th, 2014 at 8:36pm
Posted on Tuesday, July 15th, 2014 at 12:32am
Posted on Tuesday, July 8th, 2014 at 4:16pm
Posted on Monday, June 16th, 2014 at 7:36pm
Posted on Tuesday, June 10th, 2014 at 4:47pm
Posted on Tuesday, June 3rd, 2014 at 5:13pm

Pages

Tip: Sunchoke 101

These roots of a sunflower variety, also known as Jeruselem Artichoke, look a lot like ginger root. There are different schools of thought on the origin of the name Jeruselem artichoke, which is not from Jeruselem. I believe the one that says someone misunderstood the Italian word "girasole" which means sunflower...Read more

Testimonials

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