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Healthful Snacking

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Healthful Snacking

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Is There A Chesnut Changer in the Schoolhouse?

Yes, now there are more than 400 of us!

With the recent win of a Captain Planet Foundation Project Learning Garden Grant, Chesnut has committed to a three-year program that will ultimately enable all faculty to teach math, social studies, science and language arts standards via outdoor lessons with a focus on environmentalism.  187 more words

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Marketing Linkages between Farmers Growing Edible or Cut Flowers and Farmers Markets

Benedict Posadas. Mississippi MarketMaker Newsletter, Vol. 5, Issue 12, Sep. 22, 2015. Mississippi State University Extension Service, Coastal Research and Extension Center. http://msucares.com/newsletters/marketmaker/index.html

Mississippi Farmers Growing Edible Flowers… 259 more words

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When Life Gives You Lemons.....

Make Apple Lemonade!

On Tuesday, Monteverde’s Produce Company visited Pittsburgh Creative and Preforming Arts (CAPA) school downtown. Anne Monteverde (co-owner) juiced fresh lemons and apples to make Apple Lemonade. 90 more words

Community Involvement

Back to School for Students and Farmers

Yesterday I went back to middle school. Thankfully this time it wasn’t with braces, bushy half-curly hair, and a Land’s End lunchbox. Those days are long gone (it’s for the best – trust me), but school is back in session for kids across the nation. 613 more words


Markets can help by encouraging members of their communities to write letters to the editors of local papers and by doing Dot Surveys to capture what market goers  think about high standards for good food in schools, and then sending those sheets to your congresspeople. 327 more words

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