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Now is the right time to purchase a CSA share (Thu, 2017-02-23) Order your CSA share early to help your farmer plan for the season!

February 24 marks the third annual National CSA Sign-Up Day when you can join other like-minded people around the North Country who are committed to eating healthy foods, supporting their local farmer, and being adventurous in the kitchen. February sounds like a crazy time to be thinking about buying food from a local farmer. But the concept behind Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) is to share both the risk and the rewards with the farmer.

2017 Local Food Guide production includes cover art contest (Mon, 2017-02-13) Guide production launches with cover art contest

 St. Lawrence County Local Food Guide
2017 Production Underway with Cover Art Contest

GardenShare’s annual Local Food Guide lists farmers markets, farm stands, U-pick orchards, restaurants, grocers, and other outlets that offer food raised in St. Lawrence County.

Keep up with the GardenShare blog (Sun, 2017-01-01) The GardenShare team provides regular updates on food issues in the North Country

 Interested in what's going on in the food world and how it connects to Northern New York?  The team at GardenShare will keep you up to date on food insecurity with regular posts on a blog.

GardenShare partners with United Way (Sun, 2017-01-01) GardenShare partners with United Way of Northern New York

 GardenShare is now a partner with the United Way of Northern New York.

This partnership will allow GardenShare to apply for funding through the United Way campaign.  To receive funding from United Way, the program must be unduplicated, meet a real need, show positive and specific results and have a positive effect on community health and well-being.

News Archive

GardenShare and Potsdam Food Co-op co-sponsor film (Wed, 2017-02-01) In Defense of Food on February 12
MLK Day concert - one more chance to donate (Tue, 2017-01-17) Food drive continues on Wednesday
MLK Day food drive planned to benefit backpack programs (Tue, 2017-01-10) GardenShare joins forces with SLU to support local backpack programs
GardenShare to honor Local Living Venture (Mon, 2017-01-09) Growing Community Award to be presented in January
New Directors Elected to GardenShare Board (Wed, 2016-12-14) Volunteers to lead GardenShare's anti-hunger work
GardenShare is moving! (Wed, 2016-12-14) Larger quarters will let us do even more!
Volunteers needed to assist with holiday meals (Thu, 2016-12-01)
Successful farmers market season comes to an end (Mon, 2016-11-14) Sales to low-income customers increase dramatically
Nature's Storehouse raising funds for GardenShare (Sun, 2016-11-13) Nature's Storehouse customers will be asked to donate
Help us meet the challenge! (Tue, 2016-10-04) Challenge grant to support SNAP at the Farmers Markets