Basket of Life Farm

Our 2014 CSA is accepting new members!

You can sign up on our CSA on our website and guarantee yourself a summer of local food at www.basketoflifefarm.com Just click on Sign up for our CSA.

In 2013 we provided healthy local food to over 200 families. 2014 will be our twelfth year as a CSA and we are getting better every year.

We are a small family run farm which specializes in local healthy veggies for our CSA and others. Located on 32 acres in the Cuyahoga Valley National Park we are proud to be a part of a unique program which is helping to restore the agricultural heritage of the region.

Our farm is in Peninsula, Ohio - just minutes from Route 8. Map us, you will be surprised how close we are! We have members from as far as Green, Barberton, Cleveland Heights and Parma.

Starting in June we will have a road side stand up for all your local produce needs, all week.

We view our CSA as a way for us to have a relationship with our members and they to have a relationship with our farm. We see farming as a sustainable future for our family. Providing high quality, naturally grown local produce is our goal. Be sure to join our mailing list for updates on farm events, classes, the CSA, recipes and weekly deals for the farmers market!

We are not certified organic but always use natural and sustainable techniques. Any fungicides or pesticides we may use on our farm are approved for use by certified organic growers. However, we use integrated pest management and heavy rotation as our primary pest control methods.

Please contact us with questions and visit our Facebook page and our newly updated webpage...

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Listing last updated on Mar 20, 2014

Helping restore the agricultural heritage of the Cuyahoga Valley.

When you know your farmer, you know your food.



Season:  June through October

Type:  single farm

Since:  2002

# of Shares:  200

Full Share:  20 week season (every week pickups) Family shares (our traditional size) = $650; Taster Share = $400; Super Share = $1100

1/2 Share:  10 pickups over a 20 week season (every other week pickups) Family shares (our traditional size) = $350; Taster Share = $250; Super Share = $600

Work Req?  No


Schedule and Location:

We plan on being at the Peninsula Farmers Market at Howe Meadow on Riverview Road. Market is every Saturday morning 9-12 May-Oct.,

Schedule and Location:

On the farm - We will be open (often self serve) 11-7 most of the summer. Visit our website for current information on what is avilable, hours, and other details!



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Not only do you get to feed the chickens, but Heather also has small classes/workshops on occasion. The canning workshop was a lot of fun and helped me to get over the initial hesitation of doing this on my own.... [more]


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Eric & Heather's honey caramels are something you just have to try....so intense and silky. The varieties of produce they grow offer a nice change of pace to the basics.

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