August 16, 2016
Harvest of the Month!
Selection of different yellow zucchini from Boatyard Farm at last week’s Market.
Long, short, round, knobby, zucchini squashes come in so many different shapes. And colors! Green, white, yellow, striped! The harvest is in!
Harvest of the Month RECIPE
Baked Zucchini Fries
July 26, 2016
Bright edible nasturtium flowers at Ambrosia’s tent taste floral and peppery, and are good for you!
July 22, 2016
Nothing says summer like a gorgeous day at the Farmers and Artisans Market! Last Saturday’s July 16 Market included local artisans, juices, jams, fresh produce, and an interactive Market visit and Chef Demo by Chef Greg Margolis of the Nantucket Culinary Center. Sweet Samba brought their delicious homemade cheese bread and gourmet chocolates, while Ambrosia had an entire table piled high with tanned fleeces from their own Far Away Farm sheep grown on the island. read more>>
July 19, 2016
3:30 – 6:30 p.m.
Grassy field at 113 Pleasant Street
Opposite Dan’s Pharmacy ~ Next to Gildden’s Island Seafood read more>>
July 5, 2016
July is Greens Month!
Find fresh, island-grown greens at the Saturday Downtown & the Wednesday Mid-Island Markets!
Also at participating NantucketGrown
restaurants featuring Harvest of the Month!
Try this delicious recipe!
Lemon-Garlic Swiss Chard
INGREDIENTS read more>>
June 29, 2016
The Farm to School Summer Camp is quickly approaching! The camp will inspire the next generation of healthy eaters and environmental ambassadors through an exciting and engaging exploration of our local food system. Campers will learn about soil, seeds, and nutrition through fun, hands-on activities that include planting seeds, harvesting crops, cooking, crafting and learning about our island farms. read more>>
June 23, 2016
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>>
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>>
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 1, 2016