One Potato, Two Potatoes, Three Potatoes, Four…..

November 27th, 2018

Image result for watercolor potatoPOTATOES are November’s Harvest of the Month. Try NOT to feel all warm and winter-y after making these recipes!

Oven Fries
4 medium potatoes, peeled and cut in strips
2 Tbsp. salad oil
Salt
Paprika (if desired)


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October is Farm to School Month! What is Farm to School Exactly, you ask? Read On…

October 4th, 2018

Farm to school enriches the connection communities have with fresh, healthy food and local food producers by changing food purchasing and education practices at schools and early care and education sites.

Students gain access to healthy, local foods as well as education opportunities such as school gardens, cooking lessons and farm field trips. Farm to school empowers children and their families to make informed food choices while strengthening the local economy and contributing to vibrant communities.

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We Get Kids to Eat Their Vegetables! Find out how by registering your child for Garden Explorers this fall!

September 5th, 2018

Looking For A Radish After School Activity for Your Sprouts?

April 26th, 2018

Taste Test Success with Guest Chef

October 27th, 2017

October is Farm to School Month! What better way to celebrate then by eating locally grown produce cooked by a local chef?  Read the rest of this entry »

The Radishes are ready for a Fun Filled Summer, Are You?!

June 30th, 2017

Join us for this Summer’s Children’s ACK Farming & Gardening Program, where we will be planting seeds, exploring the garden, and learning about local agriculture through hands on activities!

The Program runs from the 10th of July until the 18th of August! In each week long camp we will be digging into new themes, and learning, creating, and growing in our natural environment!

Children ages 6-12

Monday- Friday

9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Dates:

July 10th- 14th

July 17th – 21st

July 24th- 28th

July 31st- August 4th

August 7th- 11th

August 14th-18th

To register, click here!

Farm to School Summer Programs!

June 29th, 2017

Summer Bridge

This program is a collaboration between Farm to School and the Community School that “bridges” students back into the school year by Read the rest of this entry »

Farm to School Summer Programs!

June 29th, 2017

 

ACK Farming and Gardening

ACK Farming and Gardening is held in Farm to School’s own Joyce N. Furman Youth Garden off of First Way! Activities include planting, watering, harvesting, tasting, making garden art, and so much more! Read the rest of this entry »

Farm to School Summer Camp Sneak Peek

June 29th, 2016

The Farm to School Summer Camp is quickly approaching! The camp will inspire the next generation of healthy eaterIMG_7368(1)s 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 the rest of this entry »

It’s Massachusetts Pollinator Week!

June 23rd, 2016

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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 the rest of this entry »