1547 Rockton Road, Caledonia, IL 61011-9572
Description: Angelic Organics is a certified organic farm that also used biodynamic farming practices. They were one of the first CSA’s in the Chicago area and have been offering their CSA for almost a quarter century. Angelic has over 1600 members and has a season beginning in mid-June and running through late-October.
CSA Cost: Full share (20 weeks) = $720, Bi-weekly share = $380
Features: weekly, bi-weekly, flex-share, extended-season, fruit, home-delivery,
Neighborhoods: on-farm, beloit, crystal-lake, lisle, naperville, rockford, wheaton, bucktown, deerfield, evanston-north, evanston-south, highland-park, lincolnshire, north-shore, oak-park-north, oak-park-south, ravenswood, pilsen, wilmette, winetka, arlington-heights, downers-grove, oak-brook, edison-park, park-ridge, elgin, elmhurst, la-grange, norwood-park, andersonville, edgewater, beverly, hyde-park-north, hyde-park-south, irving-park, lakeview, lincoln-park, logan-square, rogers-park, st-benedicts, uptown, wicker-park
King’s Hill Farm
19370 County Road G, Mineral Point, WI 53565
Description: Certified Organic family farm in Mineral Point, WI offering a traditional CSA. They offer both full and half-size vegetable shares as well as an add-on cheese share. Their main season runs from early-June to late-October.
CSA Cost: Full share (20 weeks) = $600, Half-size share (20 weeks) = $300, Chicago Botanic share (9 deliveries, bi-weekly) = $270
Features: traditional, organic, bi-weekly, cheese,
Neighborhoods: downtown, oak-park, north-branch, greencity, chicago-botanic-garden
Lake Breeze Organics
3522 Pier Road, Benton Harbor, MI 49002
Description: Lake Breeze Organics is a family-run, certified organic farm located near the eastern shores of Lake Michigan. Their CSA includes a combination of vegetables, herbs and fruits. They offer Large and Small shares and have an egg add-on option
CSA Cost: Large share = $550, Small share = $300
Features: traditional, eggs, organic,
Neighborhoods: ravenswood, downtown, evanston, north-side, north-center
17551 Frazier Road, Sandwich, IL 60548
Description: Montalbano Farms is a small family farm that is currently Good Agricultural Practices (GAP) certified, uses organic growing practices and is working towards organic certification. Their 25-week CSA offers both traditional and customizable shares.
CSA Cost: Custom = start at $325, Large traditional = $1185, Medium = $645, Small = $325
Description: organic, custom, traditional, payment-plan, online-signup, online-payment
Neighborhoods: aurora, berwyn, lakeview, lincoln-square, logan-square-west, rogers-park, lincoln-park, dekalb, ukrainian-village, forest-park, geneva, township, lombard, oak-park, oswego, on-farm, sycamore, villa-park, wheaton, yorkville
Radical Root Farm
Description: A small family farm in Libertyville, IL growing organic vegetables and raising pastured animals. They offer traditional CSA shares in Spring, Summer and Fall seasons, as well as an add-on egg share
CSA Cost: Summer Share (18 weeks) = $605, Bi-weekly Summer = $360
Features: organic, traditional, eggs, bi-weekly
Neighborhoods: on-farm, libertyville, grayslake, logan-square
Tempel Farms Organics
17000 W. Wadsworth Road, Old Mill Creek, Illinois 60083
Description: Diversified farm located in Old Mill Creek, IL. Although not certified-organic, they grow all crops according to organic methods. Their pasture grown animals are raised on organic corn and soy based vegetarian feeds with no antibiotics or medications and enjoy plenty of fresh air. They offer a traditional CSA with add-ons such as fruit, flowers and turkey.
CSA Cost: Summer share, Large = $615, Bi-weekly = $375
Features: organic, traditional, bi-weekly, online-signup, online-payment
Neighborhoods: on-farm, gurnee, lake-bluff, mount-prospect, logan-square
The Gentleman Farmer
Description: The Gentleman Farmer provide an organically-grown traditional CSA. The summer season is 20-weeks and offers both full and bi-weekly shares.
CSA Cost: Full = $595, Bi-weekly = $325
Features: traditional, organic, online-signup
Neighborhoods: on-farm, barrington, logan-square
N7720 Sandy Hook Road, Brooklyn, WI 53521
Description: Certified-organic farm in Brooklyn, WI offering home delivery of their traditional-style CSA
CSA Cost: Large = $540, Medium = $360, Small = $240, Solo = $165
Features: traditional, organic, home-delivery
Willow Ridge Organic Farm
P.O. Box 323, Wauzeka, WI 5382
Description: A 40-year old organic farm offering an 18-20 week CSA.
CSA Cost: Full = $550, Partial = $400, Mini = $250
Tags: organic, traditional
Neighborhoods: arlington-heights, portage-park, elgin, old-irving, logan-square