community-supported agriculture

[ kuh-myoo-ni-tee suh-pawr-tid, suh-pohr- ]

noun
  1. a system by which people purchase a share from a local farm and periodically receive vegetables and other agricultural products throughout the farming season.

Origin of community-supported agriculture

1
First recorded in 1985–90
  • Also called CSA [see-es-ey] /ˈsiˈɛsˈeɪ/ .

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