ASAP’s 2018 CSA Fair features an array of farms from throughout Western North Carolina. The farmers behind these CSAs offer options ranging from traditional veggie shares to meat add-ons to new options such as flower and salad packages. You’re sure to find a CSA that fits your needs! All participating farms have pickup locations in Asheville or Buncombe County.
Click on the farms below to learn more about their CSA programs!
Aardvark Farm provides a traditional CSA box for 22 weeks plus a market style CSA that include a large variety of sustainably grown and chemical free vegetables, fruit, herbs and berries.
Pick up locations: River Arts District Farmers Market
A Way of Life Farm features a 32-week CSA divided into three seasons to accommodate the needs of different individuals throughout the year.
Pick up locations: All Souls Pizza, on farm
Blue Meadow Farms sends along a weekly e-newsletter with its CSA shares. Both main-season and extended fall shares are available.
Pick up locations: Asheville City Market, Asheville City Market-South, Black Mountain Tailgate Market, West Asheville Tailgate Market, at farm, and more Henderson County locations
Chrysalis Earth Farm has two box sizes to choose from and runs for 22 weeks. Their focus is on greens, but also offers a broad array of seasonal vegetables. They can add duck eggs upon weekly request and availability.
Pick up locations: North Asheville, West Asheville (inquire about specific locations)
Edmundson Produce Farm offers 5 to 12 different items depending on the size of share and what is being harvested that week. Prices vary depending on share.
Pick up locations: WNC Farmers Market, on farm
Flying Cloud Farm allows members to order shares in advance and also extends their CSA period until Thanksgiving. Join their emailing list and get recipes and cooking tips sent weekly.
Pick up locations: River Arts District Farmers Market, North Asheville Tailgate Market, on farm
Full Sun Farm offers a variety of produce share options, as well as flower shares and an extended 28-week season share.
Pick up locations: North Asheville Tailgate Market, River Arts District Farmers Market
Hickory Nut Gap Farm provides shareholders with a monthly assortment of 100% grass fed beef, pastured pork, and pastured chicken. A soup and bread add-on is also available.
Pick up locations: North Asheville Tailgate Market, Hickory Nut Gap Farm Store
Highgate Farm offers an autumn harvest CSA in addition to a traditional main-season share. Each share contains six to ten varieties of veggies, herbs, and fruit.
Pick up locations: Black Mountain Tailgate Market, Weaverville Tailgate Market, West Asheville Tailgate Market, at farm
Intentional Swine provides CSA programs that source whole animals from trusted farms that produce outstanding butcher’s cuts and carefully crafted prepared meats.
Pick up locations: River Arts District Farmers market
Ivy Creek Family Farm offers a summer, fall, and market style CSA offering a wide variety of vegetables, strawberries, cut flowers, herbs, and shiitake mushrooms.
Pick up locations: North Asheville Tailgate Market, Weaverville Tailgate Market, JCC, on farm, or get eight friends signed up for free delivery to one location.
Long Valley Eco-Biotic Farm gives all shareholders the option to claim either a prepacked box or pick out options from their market displays.
Pick up locations: Mars Hill Farmers & Artisans Market,Weaverville Tailgate Market,West Asheville Tailgate Market, at farm
Olivette Farm offers full-and half-season salad CSA options. Each CSA bag provides roughly a week’s worth of greens and other salad produce.
Pick up locations: Asheville City Market, Black Mountain Tailgate Market, at farm
Reeves Home Place gives shareholders options of fresh meats like beef, lamb, pork, and chicken along with varied package options for members to choose from.
Pick up locations: East Asheville Tailgate Market, at farm
Terra Lingua Growers offers a variety of vegetables while specializing in unique varieties and healthy greens using organic methods. They also offer egg and flower shares and honey that is offered later in the season.
Pick up locations: Mills River Farmers Market, Saluda Tailgate Market, and West Asheville
Wildwood Herbal offers a pay as you go year round delivery CSA Program that delivers a box of fresh produce right to your door each week. Produce is picked within 24 hours of delivery.
Pick up locations: Asheville City Market, Sierra Nevada, ask about delivery to home or business