Stonewall Farm, a non-profit educational farm and working dairy has won Silver in this year’s National Dairy Quality Awards (NDQA), a program of the National Mastitis Council. The NMC wrote, “… a panel of milk quality judges rated (Stonewall Farm) as being among the best in the country.” Stonewall Farm Director Joshua Cline says, “This is a testament to our farmers, Glenn Yardley and Wendy French, whose care for the dairy herd, attention to detail, commitment to organic practices and pride in their work has now been recognized on a national level.”
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It starts with one can. CANstruction®, a charity committed to ending hunger, is using ‘one can’ as a catalyst for change. Over 500 families in the Monadnock Region access hunger relief programs supported by The Community Kitchen Food Pantry.
Stonewall Farm in Keene announces its student search for Stonewall Farm School. The School offers future farmers the opportunity to spend a full year learning by working shoulder to shoulder with our experienced staff and administration. Benefiting from decades of experience, students will gain practical farming skills and business background to help them launch a […]
Keene Community Garden Connections will host its second annual Harvest Festival on September 17, 2013, from 4-6pm, at the Keene Recreation Center, 312 Washington Street. Come to this community celebration of storytelling, celebrating the season and reconnecting with our growing community. Everyone is welcome to attend, and the festivities are free. CGC garden sites will […]
The Cheshire County Conservation District will host “Get Fresh”, free hands-on cooking classes, at The Community Kitchen of Keene, Saturdays this fall. Stretch your dollar, the season, and ingredients using local produce. Take a guided tour of The Farmers’ Market of Keene and the Monadnock Food Co-op to learn about the Double-Up Veggie Bucks and […]
Monadnock Food Co-op is joining with community groups locally and nationwide to support the Take Your Place Social Action Campaign. Learn more about about the issues, upcoming events and how you can get involved.
The Farmers’ Market of Keene needs volunteers from 9am – 1pm on Saturdays and Tuesdays through October at the Summer Market location (Gilbo Ave Parking lot, behind Margaritas). The market would not be possible without a dedicated community of volunteers. Volunteers help staff the information booth, manage the credit/debit/EBT machine, and coordinate farmers’ market activities. […]
Pizza Night Fundraiser for Orchard Hill Breadworks Tuesday, August 20, 2013 at 5 PM ~ Rain or Shine Bring pizza sauce, cheese, and toppings…and all your friends to Orchard Hill Breadworks! All proceeds to benefit construction of a new oven and outdoor pizza pavilion. From Orchard Hill Breadworks The History: In June of 2007, our […]
Double Up Veggie Bucks will help community members who use federal Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program benefits (SNAP) to buy more farm-fresh food, while supporting local businesses who sell at The Farmers Market of Keene, one of the oldest, largest, and most diverse grower-only farmers markets in NH. Not only can consumers use their debit and credit cards at the Market Booth, but residents who qualify for federal nutrition assistance can shop at the market using their benefits card, and double their purchasing power up to an extra $10 per market day.
I am a single working Grandmother…living in Keene. I have my 89 year old Father living with me, so my life is busy. I have grown many vegetables each summer and now get fresh eggs from my daughter who along with her family raise chickens. There is such a difference in fresh food compared to […]