Shop at a farmers’ market. Buying directly from farmers is the best way to benefit the local economy. Look for CalFresh.

COUNTY OF RIVERSIDE FARMERS’ MARKET | Wednesdays 8:30AM-1:30PM | Lemon and 10th Street | 4080 Lemon Street, Riverside 92501

DOWNTOWN FARMERS’ MARKET | Saturdays 8AM-1PM | (mailing address) 3900 Main Street, Riverside 92501 | (951) 345-3087

GALLERIA AT TYLER FARMERS’ MARKET | Sundays 8:30AM-1PM | 1299 Galleria at Tyler, Riverside 92503 | Barnes & Noble parking lot | (805) 643-6458

KAISER PERMANENTE CERTIFIED FARMERS’ MARKET | Fridays 10AM-2PM | 10800 Magnolia Avenue, Riverside 92505 | Southland Farmers Association | (310) 481-0167

RIVERSIDE CERTIFIED FARMERS’ MARKET | Fridays 8:30AM-12PM | 5261 Arlington Avenue, Riverside 92504 | (mailing address) 16555 Fremontia Street, Hesperia 92345 | (760) 244-2772

UC RIVERSIDE FARMERS’ MARKET | Thursdays 3PM-7PM (excluding holidays) | UCR Parking Lot 14 | 400 West Big Springs Road, Riverside 92507 | UCRFarmersMarket@UCR.edu

Visit a farmstand or U-pick farm. The on-farm experience is mouth-watering and fun. Take the opportunity to teach your loved ones about healthy eating.

CORONA FARM | 9AM-4:30PM | 2701 Madison (at Victoria Avenue), Riverside 92504 | Facebook: coronafarms2014 | A family farm where you can buy all kinds of fruits and vegetables.

MEDINA FARM | 10480 Dufferin Avenue, Riverside 92503 | Cridge123@me.com | (951) 588-8384 | Season sales: avocados, oranges, more.

GARCIA FARMING | 7AM-5PM everyday | 2156 Van Buren Blvd and 9248 Victoria Avenue (at Gibson), Riverside 92503 | garciafarming@yahoo.com | (909) 376-0494 | Avocados, citrus, vegetables, firewood.

GLESS RANCH | 19985 Van Buren Blvd and Van Buren Blvd and Dufferin Avenue, Riverside 92508 | glessranch.com | info@glessranch.com | (951) 653-5991 | Fresh oranges, grapefruit, and other citrus.

GLORIA’S NURSERY | 2078 Van Buren Blvd, Riverside 92503 | Fruits, vegetables, honey, pottery.

SUNNY CABANA FARMS | 1PM-6PM Monday-Saturday | 18880 Avenue B, Perris 92570 | sunnycabanafarm.com | farmer@sunnycabanafarm.com | (714) 869-8379 | Organic small family farmstead specializing in grass-fed raw goats’ milk, pastured poultry, eggs, produce, and “farmaceutical-grade” skin care.

R.S. FARMS | 9AM-5PM Tuesday-Sunday (closed during rain) | 8855 Victoria Avenue (at Irving Street), Riverside 92504 | Vegetables, fruits.

Join a food co-op, a member-owned, member-run grocer. Food cooperatives are supported by committed residents who are working to improve local economic conditions and environmental health. For example, the Riverside Food Co-op sells farm-sourced produce directly to consumers.

Sponsor! RIVERSIDE FOOD CO-OP | riversidefoodcoop.com | riversidefoodcoop@gmail.com | (951) 290-7327 | $100 lifetime membership. $27 monthly Member crop box of healthful, fresh and local produce direct from Riverside area farms, mostly within 20 miles of downtown. A true taste of home. Help bring this kind of convenience to a full-service grocery store. Become a Member-owner of the RFC.

Patronize restaurants that use locally grown foods and keep money circulating in the local economy, providing jobs. RFSA is in the process of developing a Sustainable Restaurant Certification. The following restaurants use local foods.

BLACKBURN’S FARM TO TABLE | 4300 Green River Road #106, Corona 92880 | blackburnsfarmtotable.com | (951) 264-6807

HEALTH’S KITCHEN | 10120 Indiana Avenue, Riverside 92503 | healths-kitchen.com | (951) 525-1778

THE SALTED PIG | 3700 12th Street (at Main Street), Riverside 92501 | thesaltedpig.com | hello@thesaltedpig.com | (951) 848-4020

THE PINES MODERN STEAKHOUSE | San Manuel Indian Bingo and Casino | 777 San Manuel Blvd, Highland 92346 | (909) 425-4889

WOODFIRE CAFE | 3965 Market Street, Riverside 92501 | woodfirecafe.com | (951) 465-5328

Join a CSA. Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) programs are partnerships between farmers and consumers. Consumers provide financial support to a farm by paying in advance for a share of the harvest, and in return receive a box of produce regularly throughout the growing season.

INLAND EMPIRE CSA | Menos Farms, Riverside | inlandempirecsa.com | info@inlandempirecsa.com | (951) 216-5116

SAGE MOUNTAIN FARM | 55520 Highway 371, Anza 92539 | sagemountainfarm.com | sagemountainbeef.com | Facebook: Sage Mountain Farm | USDA Certified Organic. Vegetable and meat CSAs, all year. Also eggs, jams, dry tomatoes, honey, farm tours, and farm dinners. Pick up farm shares at UCR Farmers’ Market.

SUNNY CABANA FARMS EGG AND MILK CSA | sunnycabanafarm.com/egg-csa.html | farmer@sunnycabanafarm.com | (714) 869-8379 | “Buy a subscription to a ‘flock share,’ and every week you receive a share of our pastured hens’ fresh, organic, corn- and soy-free eggs.”

UCR FARMSHARE | wellness.ucr.edu/FarmShare-Relaunch%202017.pdf | wellness.ucr.edu/eatright.html

How to Choose a CSA, by Local Harvest

Know Thyself: Utterly fantastic idea though it is, community supported agriculture is not for everyone. Deciding whether or not CSA is for you requires a healthy dose of self-knowledge. Learn more at www.localharvest.org/newsletter/20100223/choosing-a-csa.html

Purchase local products in grocery stores and via home delivery. Make it a point to patronize those stores that supply local foods. When you shop, look for “locally grown” signs in the produce section.

CLARK’S NUTRITION AND NATURAL FOODS MARKET | 4225 Market Street, Riverside 92501 | clarksnutrition.com | (951) 686-4757

GOODWIN’S ORGANIC FOODS AND DRINKS | Grocery and Cafe | 191 West Big Springs Road, Riverside 92507 | goodwinsorganics.com | (951) 682-2667

LA SIERRA NATURAL FOODS | 11550 Pierce Street, Riverside 92505 | lasierra.edu/natural-foods/ | (951) 785-2563

MOTHER’S NUTRITION CENTER | 2308 University Avenue, Riverside 92507 | mothersnutritionalcenter.com | (951) 683-7769

LA MICHOACANA MARKET | 4110 Victoria Avenue, Riverside 92507 | lamichoacanamarket.com | (951) 686-3263

LA TAPATIA MARKET | 2009 University Avenue, Riverside 92507 | (951) 684-6233

MOBILE FRESH BUS | Schedule link at Facebook: FSA Mobile Fresh | for more information, call Paul Williamson at (951) 686-1096

AL CENTRO MINI-PRODUCE STAND | Wednesdays 3:30PM-6:30PM | 2060 University Avenue, Riverside 92507 | riversidefoodcoop.com | riversidefoodcoop@gmail.com | (951) 290-7327

CRAVEYON HARVEST2U | 27884 Del Rio Road, Temecula 92590 | harvest2u.com | (877) 550-0711 | Delivers locally grown organic produce direct to customers’ homes and offices. Delivery area ranges from Riverside, east to San Jacinto and south to North San Diego County. Offers several packages from which to choose. Deliveries include recipes and other tips. Educational workshops.