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Food Skills Workshops

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CFAN and Maggie’s Place present:   A series of food skills workshops. Saturday, Dec 12 : Flavourful soups.  Learn to use beans, lentils, squash, etc., to make inexpensive, healthy soups this winter (and all year long)! Saturday, Jan 16 : Home-baked bread.  Learning to bake from scratch not only saves money,…

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Fresh Salsa

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it is officially fall yet today feels like summer it is windy and a little muggy a big rain fall is coming if you still have tomatoes kicking around here is a simple, quick, fresh salsa recipe let’s enjoy summer just a little longer Fresh Salsa 4 medium size tomatoes…

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Salad Rolls

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I know it’s officially summer now, but garden wise, it’s still spring. Today’s recipe involves spring veggies for a lovely summer treat. Presenting: Salad Rolls with Peanut Sauce. I think what I love most about salad rolls is the peanut sauce. For this you will need 100 gr. vermicelli 16…

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Asian soup

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it’s a cool rainy day today cool enough I treated myself to a little fire in the wood stove this morning just to take off the chill the rain is good garden is loving it and it’s the kinda weather that makes me want soup not a heavy earthy winter…

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CFAN Public Meeting Monday, October 27th 11am-12:30pm

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Join The Cumberland Food Action Network membership: Join us at our next public meeting on: Monday, October 27th, 11am – 12:30pm at The Lion’s Den, 9 Electric Street, Amherst Our guest speaker will be Aaron Shantz of the Westmorland-Albert Food Security Action Network, NB. A small but mighty organization, WAFSA…

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The Farmers Markets of Cumberland County

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CFAN, in collaboration with our partners at the Ecology Action Centre have produced a postcard to promote the wonderful farmers markets of Cumberland County. We decided to include our friends in Sackville, New Brunswick as well. If you love buying local food as much as we do you’ll be delighted to…

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