All vegetable growers in the Siskiyou Cooperative are certified organic farms. Growing high quality, organic produce has become easier as farmers have gained a greater understanding of how to manage pests ...
We hope the winter months are treating you well. Out on the farms, we are all hoping for lots more rain to fill our ponds and recharge the groundwater. Since the recession hit in 2008, SSC farmers have opted to keep share prices the same, despite rising input and labor costs. This year, we are […]
TIME TO SIGN UP FOR OUR FALL SHARE! Enjoy the bounty of autumn from Halloween to Thanksgiving. This is a great time to eat locally and in season- with lots of soups, stews and late summer salads. https://www.farmigo.com/join/siskiyousustainablecoop/2013fallseason 5 boxes for $125 Boxes include: Winter Squash,Carrots, Beets, Broccoli, Apples, Pears, Parsnips, Kale, Salad mix, Cauliflower, […]
The Siskiyou Sustainable Cooperative, a group of eight certified organic farms in the Applegate and Williams valleys, has taken a pledge to be GMO-free. The Siskiyou Coop growers sell their products through various Rogue Valley growers markets, to restaurants and stores, and most notably, through a 150 member cooperative Community Supported Agriculture program. While […]
Hot spring weather and speedy plant growth are conspiring for an earlier-than-usual first delivery date for the Siskiyou Sustainable Cooperative. If you haven’t already, sign up now to receive 5 months worth of the freshest organic produce around. Some people ask why we don’t start our boxes earlier in the year. Our primary reason for […]
Last season, I had to tell dozens of members that we could no longer provide them with eggs in their boxes. That was a first in my CSA coordinating career. Both Sunspirit Farm and Barking Moon Farm had decided that eggs were not a viable enterprise for their commercial operations. Eggs seem like an easy […]