First SolidBase Test Seminar in the Czech Republic

"How to manage CSA" was the name of the first of the four upcoming testing seminars in the European project "SolidBase - Financial Sustainability Education for Solidarity-Based Food System", where we look for new ways to support the financial self-sufficiency of solidarity food systems, including Community Supported Agriculture.

Basics for CSA Groups

CSAct !, a Community-Supported Agriculture collaborative training programme, is developing the first Webinar Series dedicated to CSA. First session on "Basics for CSA groups", 3 April, 18.30 (GMT+1). Welcome!

#CSADay on the 22nd of February

The #CSADay was launched for the first time in 2015 as a sign-up day in the US by Small Farm Central. Since then, CSA has kept growing as a truly international phenomenon, with initiatives on all continents mobilizing more than 2 million consumers.

First SolidBase Research Results Shared in Thessaloniki

By Peter Volz, European CSA Research Group and Agronauten Photo Courtesy: Sara Meissner The Thessaloniki International, European and Mediterranean CSA meeting in November 2018 featured a workshop on “Financial Sustainability of CSA and other types of solidarity-based food systems in Europe”. Peter Volz from the research organisation AGRONAUTEN and Jocelyn Parot from URGENCI presented the...
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URGENCI Wishes for 2019

In 2019, the role of our Urgenci Community Supported Agriculture network will be key. Our collective efforts to build greater social, environmental and economic justice – with an obvious focus on food justice – means that every project, every collective action must clearly aim to create genuinely sustainable local food systems.

10th China Community Supported Agriculture Conference

At a time when the CSA movement globally is working to gain greater recognition by policy makers, it comes a jaw-dropping and agreeable surprise to discover the extent to which CSA in China has gained legal status and is perceived as a genuine part of the way forward by all three levels of government in China (local, provincial and national). The 10th anniversary celebrations of the Chinese network marked this achievement in many noteworthy ways.