A multi-stake shareholder cooperative supporting a sustainable regional food system
Fifth Season’s Mission
To produce, process and market healthy, local foods in our region by supporting the values of environmental, social and economic fairness for all.
Fair, Local Foods For All
Growing Beyond the Farmers Markets & CSA
Every purchase of a local Fifth Season product supports food diversity, fair wages and assures that no one stands alone in the local food marketplace.
Fifth Season Cooperative Provides
markets to small farmers , beyond farmer’s markets and CSA’s
access to markets for small farmers with unique and heirloom produce – thereby, revitalizing food diversity
liability insurance to farmers and processors who could rarely obtain it on their own
GAP and HACCP training as well as audits for all farmer and processor members
Continually expansion into new markets for local food.