HEALTHYVENTURACOUNTY.ORG is a great resource for finding information regarding Ventura County’s family farming community. Links below…
Ventura County residents are fortunate to live in one of the most productive agricultural regions in the nation. Growers here produce more than 100 commercial crop varieties, and the annual value of production ranks it 10th among the nation’s 3,140 counties.
Ventura County Grown & Harvested: Shop Fresh, Buy Local
Thanks to the moderate climate, farmers can transport fresh fruit and vegetables from local fields and orchards to homes, markets, stores and restaurants year-round. As a result, local residents can find a wide array of locally grown food at markets, farms, restaurants and roadside stands throughout the area.
Community Supported Agriculture
Community-Supported Agriculture (CSA) allows consumers to buy a share in a farm’s production and receive weekly boxes of whatever vegetables, fruit and other products are ready for market that week. Some CSAs deliver to neighborhood drop-off points; others require that each week’s box be picked up at the farm. Some CSAs bundle the production of several small local farms to provide a wider selection of products. Local CSAs include:
For more information you can visit the page HERE.