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Musicians for Local Food: Sat. June 23, 12-3pm

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Dear Local Food Supporters: Please mark your calendars for the 4th annual Musicians for Local Food fundraiser on Saturday, June 23, 12-3 pm. The concert will be held outdoors at Victoria Square, main street Amherst this year and besides the amazing music, the event will feature a local food BBQ lunch, silent auction,…

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BITS AND BYTES News from the Food Movement

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There has been lots of work over the last couple of months thinking about how we can develop a public engagement process for the announced national food policy and how we can weave these issues into our upcoming national Assembly. How can we ensure that a diversity of voices will…

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Veggie Chicken Pie

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first day of autumn no frost yet it seems like the seasons are shifting as I head to the garden I wonder what could I make today the garden is still full of goodness kale, abundant as ever broccoli gone into florets onion’s harvested but leeks still thriving best carrot…

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Seed Saving Workshop

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Seed Saving Basics Sat., Oct. 17th, 1-2:30 pm at the Sackville Community Garden Workshop is free of charge. Please register ahead by contacting Su Morin at / 902-251-2959 as space is limited.

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gardening for the fall

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I dealt or rather I started dealing with my greenhouse this week my greenhouse was like a jungle of mostly dill, pepper grass, cilantro, and kale I like to leave some plants go to seed the reason I had so much kale this spring was because I let one plant…

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