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June 24, 2016

Farmers & Artisans Market 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Downtown at Cambridge & North Union Streets

Growers of Organic Produce

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June 23, 2016
bee-in-sweetpea Governor Baker has declared June 20th-26th, 2016 as Massachusetts Pollinator Week, presenting an opportunity to celebrate and protect our pollinator populations and SN currently has 2 pollinator projects! So what exactly is a pollinator? read more>>
3 interns together Sustainable Nantucket has 4 new members of our summer team, just in time for the start of the SN Farm to School Summer Program and the Market! Please join us in welcoming: read more>>

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Sustainable Nantucket recently received a generous grant from the Community Foundation’s ReMain Nantucket Fund. This funding will directly support SN’s 2016 NantucketGrown educational programming. A very heartfelt thank you to our friends at the Community Foundation!
June 22, 2016
Participants will join NantucketGrown Chef Greg Margolis on an interactive tour of the Sustainable Nantucket Farmers & Artisans Market. During this tour, you will get the opportunity to purchase fresh produce from island growers as you accompany the chef as they make their purchases. Afterwards, proceed to the Nantucket Culinary Center for a cooking demonstration and tasting.  
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Andrew kneeling in crop row talkingAndrew Spollett, organic grower at Bartlett’s Farm and an adviser & board member for the Community Farm Institute, will teach a free public workshop on Organic Pest & Disease Management for growers and gardeners. Sunday, June 26 At the Community Farm Institute 168 Hummock Pond Road Rain or Shine 4:00 to 6:00 p.m.
Public Poster for program participation  
June 15, 2016
Join teachers and apprentices from the Farm to School program in a Seed Planting Workshop for Kids this Saturday at the Market! Participants of all ages will make paper pots, fill it with soil, and plant a vegetable seed to take home and grow. Free! At the Market from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m. under the Big Yellow Tent.
April 14, 2016
The Farm to School Program’s  Garden Rebuild project is making great progress thanks to the 21 volunteers who helped to give it a jump start last weekend! IMG_6046 (1)Over the two days we were able to reorganize the garden, build a compost area, build 8 raised beds and dig them into the contour of the garden, prune the border hedge, and  rebuild our “living classroom.” We are over the moon with all that we accomplished and we couldn’t be more grateful for all the wonderful community members who came out and made it happen. read more>>
March 29, 2016
  We hope you will join us on Saturday at Town Meeting! 
We strongly encourage all of our friends and supporters to take an active part in our municipality’s planning and government. Please also join us in supporting the Nantucket Agricultural Commission and the Right to Farm bylaw sponsored by Nantucket farmer and food producer, Dylan Wallace.
What is a “Right to Farm” By-law and why is it important? 1.    Nantucket has always been a farming community.
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