2010 Annual Report

Madison Area CSA Coalition’s 2010 Annual Report is now available. Nineteen years ago, eight farms banded to together to provide local, seasonal food to 275 households in the Madison area. From this initial group, the Madison Area CSA Coalition has grown to nearly 50 farms serving over 9,000 households. Our remarkable growth has played a pivotal […]

2011 Annual Report

The Coalition’s 2011 Annual Report is now available. With more staff, more farms, and more CSA members in our region than ever before, the Madison Area CSA Coalition headed into 2011 with ambitious goals to energize, strengthen, and connect our community in even more ways.  We’re thrilled to report that this year we received formal […]

2nd Plough & Barrel CSA Dinner at Coopers Tavern ~ 6 p.m. Monday, June 4

Cooper’s Tavern and the CSA Coalition invite you to a CSA Social, it’s free and open to the public. This is our first kick-off event of the Plough & Barrel Series!

Come and meet your local farmers, enjoy a cash bar with a wide variety of brews and delicious, free appetizers featuring food from our farms!
CSA Meet & Greet at Cooper’s Tavern, 20 West Mifflin Street in Madison, WI.

6th Annual Bike the Barns an ‘Outrageously Good Time’!

Thank you Bike the Barns riders, volunteers and sponsors! What a great day! Thanks to all for helping Bike the Barns become an inspiring fundraiser and community in support of fresh food for all. The 6th annual Bike the Barns, presented with Underground Food Collective and Just Coffee Cooperative on Sunday, Sept. 16, was a […]

A New Tool for Farm Selection

Introducing Fair Share CSA Coalition’s new 24-page booklet to guide you through the farm selection process! “We created this guide to make it easier for you to find a farm that’s a good fit for your household,” explained Julie Garrett, community program manager. “There are so many options for CSA in our area, it can be […]

Another Great Bike the Barns!

The 8th annual Bike the Barns was a huge success, thanks to your support… Thank you Bike the Barns riders, volunteers and sponsors! What a great day! Thanks to all for helping Bike the Barns become an inspiring fundraiser and community in support of fresh food for all. Special thanks to: ~Luna Circle Farm, Burr […]

April 18 – Nelson Earth Day Conference

Can the pop-culture phenomenon of post-apocalyptic films and books help us understand today’s environmental challenges and stimulate ideas to build a just, secure and sustainable future? Join us on Tuesday, April 18 at Monona Terrace Community and Convention Center for the Nelson Institue’s Earth Day Conference to explore this and more: http://nelson.wisc.edu/events/earth-day/index.php. “Hope and Renewal in the Age of Apocalypse” […]

Bike the Barns Driftless Registration Now Open

  FairShare’s 5th Annual Bike the Barns Driftless is Sunday, June 25, 2017. This delectable food and farms bike tour is an unforgettable on-farm experience. Starting and ending in beautiful Viroqua, Wisconsin, the ride features a gourmet lunch on the farm, tours at each farm stop, and a new bus the barns option!

Bike the Barns Registration Closed; Volunteer!

FairShare’s Annual ‘Bike the Barns’ Heads West Sept. 16th! Registration is closed for the 6th Annual Bike the Barns, a spectacular fundraising bicycle ride through the Wisconsin countryside that features local farms and local food prepared by the Underground Food Collective. To add your name to the waiting list, please email to bikethebarns@csacoalition.org. Volunteer for […]

Celebrate healthy, affordable and sustainable food for National Food Day!

Attend Dane County’s Food Summit on Oct. 24 Here at FairShare, we are gearing up for National Food Day on Wednesday, Oct. 24. Across Madison and the nation, people from all walks of life will gather in celebration of fresh food for all! The Food Day movement aims to launch a national conversation about important […]

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