CSA stands for Community Supported Agriculture. It is a direct customer/farmer relationship that is similar to a shareholder agreement. Purchasing a farm share at the beginning of the season is an investment in the farm and CSA members are given a share of the harvest every week throughout the season, for their commitment. This allows farms to plan the growing season around their customers' needs, and gives CSA members the freshest, highest-quality produce available. CSA programs are a great way to build communities around local food!

Puddle Produce Farm has a weekly vegetable box program (CSA) starting in June and ending in October. Customers who purchase a CSA share get a box of veggies every week during the program.
  • starts June 12th and ends October 15th

  • 3 delivery options: Williams Lake Farmers' Market, Mint&Lime Catering Co., or home/work delivery

  • regular shares are $28/week and will run for 18 weeks

  • more info on the sign-up page!




runs our csa

What is Harvie?

 Harvie is a software platform that helps  farmers offer their customers a customizable CSA program. 

Each week's share will be based on a combination of your preferences and what our farm has available that week. For example: don't like beets? Rate them a “not for me” and you will never get them in your share! Love carrots? Rate them “I love them” and if we’ve got them, you’ll get them! And each week you can further customize your share by swapping items too!

Bottom line, Harvie gives you more choice and flexibility while still supporting local, seasonal farmers!

How it Works

  1. Once you sign up, you’ll get to set preferences to all the products we offer. This tells the Harvie algorithm what to give you every week. Don’t worry, you can change these preferences at anytime!

  2. Prior to your delivery you'll receive the “It’s Time to Customize Your Share” email.  You'll have 48 hrs to make swaps, place a hold, reschedule your share, or purchase extras. If your share looks good you don’t have to do anything, just pick up as usual.

  3. Pick up your fully customized share! 

Why it's Awesome

With Harvie managing our CSA program, you get all the same perks & features as you did before, including​:

  • flexible payment plans

  • recipe suggestions with every delivery

  • vacation holds

  • first dibs on all the best produce from the farm

But with Harvie, you also get more choice. Because you get to choose what you like and don't like, as well as adjust your box contents every week, there is much more flexibility than the traditional CSA program provides, while still being manageable for the farm. It also allows us to have more CSA customers because it's easier to manage, getting more local product to more people.