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Still have questions? Check our About Us page for more information on farm and pickup locations, and please read our FAQ and What Is CSA if you’re new to City Commons. You can email us directly at with any other inquiries

Payment and Pricing

Our 2019 prices are as follows:

  • Full share (20 weeks): $500 until March 20, $525 afterwards.
  • Half share (every other week): $275 until March 20, $290 afterwards
  • Flower share: $180 (16 weeks); $90 (8 weeks)
  • Storage share: $62
  • November Holiday Bonus share: $62

Please email us if you need to break up the cost into multiple payments–we’d like to work with you to make your CSA season a success.


You can now use your Bridge Card to pay for a CSA (flowers excepted). SNAP members will pay weekly at pickup; a $50 (cash/check) deposit is required to sign up and will be refunded at season’s end unless multiple pickups are missed.

Days and Locations

We harvest twice a week and currently offer 6 pickup locations on different days. See About Us for more information on locations. Choose from:


  • Singing Tree Garden (4-7 PM)
  • The Farmer’s Hand (4-7 PM)


  • Iroquois Avenue Farm (Friday 5-7 PM)
  • Pure Pastures (Saturday, 9 AM-12 PM; half shares only)
  • Oakland Avenue Farmers Market (Saturday, 11 AM-3:30 PM)


Monica · December 31, 2017 at 4:11 pm

Hello, I would like to continue with the CSA for 2018. We picked up at Pure Pastures on Telegraph. I didn’t see they are an option in the dropdown to register. Will this still be an option in 2018? They are a very convenient location for us and we frequent their stores.

Thanks for your reply.

    City Commons · February 4, 2018 at 9:56 pm

    Hi Monica, did you get an answer to your question yet? Thanks for being a member. Pure Pastures will be an option again this year but only for half-shares (every other week) since not many weekly members signed up there. Hope this works for you and please email if you’re not able to sign up or have other questions!

Frances Murphy · August 19, 2019 at 2:55 pm

How do I join the CSA? I know it’s late in the year, but I’m interested! We live in Hamtramck, just for a reference. Thanks!

    City Commons · September 9, 2019 at 8:51 pm

    Hi Frances, sorry to not see this earlier. We are no longer taking sign ups this year but check back in October for our 2020 sign up.

Sigrid Christiansen · April 30, 2018 at 6:25 pm

Hi, I paid today at Food Field for full share, returning member, Saturday pick up. Thank you!

Urban farmers expecting full harvest with co-op | Michigan news · April 15, 2014 at 5:30 am

[…] This farm, and five others like it, compose City Commons, a farming cooperative started by a group of young farmers who want to make a living from farming. They’re selling weekly shares, using a model called community-supported agriculture (CSA), for their third season. For $425, share-holders get a box of produce for 20 weeks, and the experience of eating off the land. Detroit land ( […]

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