By K. Petersen

csa-shares-april09A number of worthy organizations take active roles in improving the food system in our area. Check each of them out and get involved or support them.

Bring It! Food Hub: CSA for businesses and communities.

Church Health Center: Farmers’ Market, food and nutrition classes.

Grow Memphis: The driving force behind community gardens.

Pick TN Products: State program to highlight Tennessee foods and farm products.

Project Green Fork: Local non-profit working with restaurants to reduce waste.

Roots Memphis: Urban farmer training, urban farm and farmers’ market in South Memphis.