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Green Giants

Community Supported Agriculture in the South Bay, on the Peninsula and in Santa Cruz County

Camp Joy
131 Camp Joy Road, Boulder Creek
Contact: Jim Nelson
Phone: 408/338-3651
Serving San Lorenzo Valley
Season: June­November
Shares $400; flower shares $14

Happy Boy Farms
Contact: Wendy Banzhaf
Phone: 408/726-3933
Serving: Aptos, Watsonville, Monterey
Season: May­November
Full share: $500/$17.85 per week
Half share: $250/$8.90 per week
Weekly home delivery: $150 per season

Homeless Garden Project
Pelton and Laguna streets, Santa Cruz
Contact: Kevin Dolan
Phone: 408/426-0300
Serving: Santa Cruz, Westside
Season: June­November
Share cost: sliding scale $430­$560
Weekly on-site pickup

Live Earth Farm
172 Litchfield Lane, Watsonville
Contact: Tom Broz
Phone: 408/763-2448
Serving: Santa Cruz, Aptos, Watsonville
Season: mid-May­Thanksgiving
Share cost: $18/week ($17/week if year paid in advance)
Flower shares: $7/week
Expanding membership from 75 last year to 125 this year

An Organized Garden
Los Altos Hills
Contact: Kathi Knott
Phone: 415/917-9000
Serving San Jose to San Francisco
Season: Year-round
Share cost: $15 a week for 7 lbs.
(add $3 for out-of-area delivery)
Membership: $250

Our Farm
834 W. California Way, Woodside
Contact: David Blume
Phone: 415/365-2993
Serving Woodside, Peninsula and San Francisco
Season: May­Sept. 25; Oct.­April 30
Warm season: $24/week; cool season: $23/week
Distribution: Thursday afternoon on site

Swanton Pacific Ranch
Contact: LaDonna Seeley
Phone: 408/427-1718
Serving: Bonny Doon, Swanton, Davenport
Season: mid-May­November
Share cost: $14/week; additional shares available for flowers, eggs, natural beef, firewood

UCSC Farm & Garden
Santa Cruz
Contact: Kathi Colen
Phone: 408/459-3336 or 459-3375
Serving: UCSC and Westside community
Season: mid-May­November
Share cost: $500 full share
70 shares on 4.5 acres
CSA West Office, UC-Davis
Coordinator: Weyland Southon
Phone: 916/756-8518

Radio Program
"Seven Generations"
Wed. 1­2pm, KPFA FM 94.1, in Berkeley
Email: [email protected]

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From the April 10-16, 1997 issue of Metro

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