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Glazed Carrots

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carrot time has arrived I love carrots the ones in my garden aren’t ready yet but you may find them at the market I know for a fact that they are now part of local CSA baskets therefor Lets eat them up personally I’m happy to eat them just like…

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Kale

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there’s lots of stuff coming at us this time of year but kale just keeps on coming it’s been in my daily salads sometimes in my smoothies I’ve sautéed it with garlic added it to my stir fry had more and more salads all of which is rather good for…

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Strawberry Shortcake

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It’s strawberry time. Woooo. May they be from our local farmers, from our gardens or from the fields, strawberries are such a delight. I love them. I love them just like that, I love them with whipped cream, I love them as a jam, I love them dipped in chocolate….

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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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Spring salad

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First recipe post on this site, how exciting! This year I will be working for CFAN mostly to create a series of video, a couple of them will be about wild edible. With that in mind I will share today my simple, go to, basic vinaigrette. My daughter is learning…

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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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The Cumberland County Cost-Share CSA

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The Cumberland County Cost-Share CSA is a pilot project which aims to connect low-income families with healthy and affordable locally produced food. A partnership of the Ecology Action Centre (EAC), the YMCA of Cumberland, and GoodLake Farm, the Cost-share CSA project is the first of its kind in Cumberland County….

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