Updates

  Hey, Friends! Our CSA is finally here, and we want to start with a big THANK YOU for supporting local, small-scale farmers with your commitment to the season! By participating in our CSA, you're investing not only in high-quality food but also in a sustainable process. Our farmer-owned cooperative returns 80 cents of every dollar right back to the farmers and builds relationships between growers committed to the best agricultural practices. We think this is the best way to grow food, and we can't wait to share it with you! WHAT'S NEXT?Throughout the CSA season, we send out weekly newsletters containing each weeks harvest lineup, farm updates, and recipes for each item in your box! Emails are sent out the day before your pickup as a reminder for you. Biweekly members get each newsletter, too! Because no one should miss out on a good recipe.Next week, we will provide a detailed newsletter for your...

You may have noticed things look a bit different. That’s because Foodshed Farms is now New South Produce Cooperative. Our products and farmers haven’t changed - all of our products are still Certified Organic or Certified Naturally Grown, and harvested right here in Arkansas. So why the change? Our business has grown! We began in 2014 with a handful of farms and a small CSA. But now in 2016 we’ve grown to nearly two dozen Arkansas farms, with over 450 CSA members across the state and dozens of restaurants, grocers, and community organizations carrying our products every week. Our new brand reflects this growth, and coincides with our official transition to a farmer-owned cooperative earlier this year. New South Cooperative represents our dedication to environmental stewardship through organic agriculture and our commitment to the growth of small family farms. We’re working towards a new type of agriculture that promotes rural livelihoods and protects the...