anyone can organize a neighborhood

If you don’t happen to reside in Northeast Los Angeles, Glassell Park, Mt. Washington, Eagle Rock, Silver Lake, Los Feliz area you can start a chapter where you live and use this website to keep in touch. Cross-neighborhood exchanges are great! Maybe we have some exotic fruits in Glassell Park that you might not have in Santa Monica? Maybe the Toluca Lake neighborhood would like to introduce fresh eggs to the cooperative? Maybe you live in Missouri and we can just keep each other informed of what’s going on cross-country. The possibilities for sharing are limitless.

For tips on how to start a chapter of the Hillside Produce Cooperative in your neighborhood, email me at or just check out this article I wrote for Gardens to Tables on HOW TO START A PRODUCE COOPERATIVE or Let’s Eat Our Way to a New Social Paradigm: