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That's rad-ish!

Today on this chilly and partly sunny day in April, we planted some carrots, radishes, and arugula. Because we have had issues with carrot flies, stray cats digging up the beds, and birds searching the soil for seeds, we decided to cover the beds with a cloche, or a hoop tunnel. 37 more words

Local school takes part in Farm to School movement

Inside of St. Catherine’s Greek Orthodox Church in Ithaca, high school students surround a food prep counter, watching as their teacher explains how to properly mix the ingredients for doughnuts. 649 more words

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Pea transplants

Today on this marvelous March day, RSSA (regularly scheduled student activity) students and myself transplanted snap peas from individual containers in the Greenhouse to garden bed 2. 208 more words

Farm to School: An $800 Million Investment in Local Foods, Local Economies

March is National Nutrition Month. Throughout the month, USDA will be highlighting results of our efforts to improve access to safe, healthy food for all Americans and supporting the health of our next generation. 596 more words


What Is . . . . Marquette Growth?

More and more we hear about the lack of understanding of the connection between our food and where it comes from, but how many of us are actually doing something about it? 710 more words

Green Living

Farm To School and School Garden Fund Check-Off Available To NJ Tax Filers

(TRENTON) – New Jersey Secretary of Agriculture Douglas H. Fisher reminded New Jersey taxpayers about an opportunity to support Farm to School activities in the Garden State through the “ 324 more words

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American Heart Association

Follow the link for information on the American Heart Association.  http://www.heart.org/HEARTORG/

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