Ann Arbor's oldest CSA, this farm offers farm shares. Annie Elder and Paul Bantle are the farmers.
As of mid-July 2008, only a couple of shares were left. The Saturday pick-up for July 19, 2008 was:
- 1 lb. green beans
- 1 lb. fava beans
- 5 medium-sized carrots
- 1 lb. greens (chard, collards, kale -- you choose)
- 2 heads of lettuce
- 1 bunch arugula
- 3 cucumbers
- 4 large summmer squash (yellow, zukes, acorn -- you choose)
- 4 beets
- 1 small box potatoes
- 1 small bunch parsley
- 4 basil tips
- 1 sprig rosemary
Located on 1525 S. Fletcher Road, north off Scio Church Road, in Chelsea.
+1 734 433 0261
The tractor on the Community Farm is powered from an array of solar cells. It's an Allis-Chalmers H, with several conversion kits to make it electric drive. An array of solar cells on the barn powers a battery bank which is used to charge the tractor. Terry Richards did the conversion.
In the news
- Running on sun: Shareholders pitch in to bring a solar tractor to Community Farm, Ann Arbor News, June 2008