bloomingdale: What's a CSA? Community Supported Agriculture, or CSA, is a produce subscription program where eaters pay in advance and get a share of the produce grown on the farm throughout the season.
Glass gem corn was bred years ago by a part-Cherokee farmer and master seed-saver. Yes, it's real, and, as an heirloom, its seeds will grow true. Today, glass gem corn seeds are saved at Seeds Trust, who anticipate more available next month. Glass gem is an extreme iteration of corn's natural tendency towards different-colored kernels, as each kernel has its unique genetic set for color and size.