Archive | October, 2011

2nd Annual CANstruction Gala Event

CANstruction, Inc. is a registered 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that holds annual design and build competitions to construct fantastic, giant sized, structures made entirely out of canned food. In each city after the structures are built and the winners declared the creations go on view to the general public as giant art exhibits. At the close […]

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Mashed Potatoes with Roasted Turnips and Pears

Ingredients: 3 lbs potatoes, peeled and diced 2 lbs turnips, peeled and diced 6 bosc pears, peeled quartered and cored ¼ cup honey 3 tbsp lemon juice 6 tbsp butter ½ cup plain yogurt Salt and Pepper Method: Preheat oven to 350º F. Melt 2 tbsp of butter and mix with the honey and lemon […]

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Savor our Seasons: Turnips

By Liza Drew, Keene State College Dietetic Intern Flavorful fact: Turnips and their leafy greens are such a great source of antioxidants that like their other cruciferous cousins they are powerful at preventing cancer. I’ve found that when asking folks about their favorite vegetables, turnips are seldom mentioned — another unappreciated vegetable to join the […]

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First MCM Co-op General Manager Hired!

The Monadnock Community Market (MCM) Co-op is very proud to announce that it has hired its first General Manager, Michael Faber.  Michael has extensive co-op experience and a longstanding connection with the Monadnock Region. He has served as General Manager of Wild Oats Cooperative Market in Williamstown, MA since 2007, and before that was Store […]

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2011 Feast On This Film Festival Runs October 13 – 16

This is the 4th year for Monadnock Farm & Community Connection’s Feast on This Film Festival which features more than a dozen movies highlighting local food and agriculture. MEMBER-OWNERS: Find out how to win two free tickets to the Festival! View the complete schedule of films Highlights include: Progressive dinner starting with local beer and […]

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