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Martin’s Farm: Solving Our Food Waste Problem One Banana Peel at a Time

As you may have heard, the Co-op recently expanded its composting capacity through a new partnership with Martin’s Farm in Greenfield, MA.  On an unusually warm February day I ventured down to tour the farm where our organic waste would soon become nutrient dense, certified organic compost. Upon arrival at Martin’s Farm I was energetically […]

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Biodynamic Composting

Biodynamic Composting
With Lynne Boudreau, Kroka Expeditions
SUNDAY, MAY 17, 2015 • 1:00pm-4:00pm
W. S. Badger Co. • 768 Route 10, Gilsum, NH
Suggested Donation $10-$15

Join Badger for a hands-on workshop to explore the joys of decomposition! Every garden needs compost to grow strong and healthy plants. Come learn how to make compost that will feed your plants and nourish your being! We will spend time discussing different materials and their properties, as well as the composting processes and the magical influence of various preparations on the inner workings of the pile. We will then head outside for some hands-on compost building. Pre-registration required. Contact workshops@badgerbalm.com or call (603) 283-5275.

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Enter our February Discover Local Give-Away

February Focus: Soil & Seeds Here’s What You May Win in February: $50 Gift Certificate to Ideal Compost $25 Gift Certificate to Solstice Seeds How to Enter: Current Member-Owners – Forward our discover local email template to friends, family and neighbors today. OR Not-Yet Member-Owners – Join today (or anytime before February 28, 2013)! Find […]

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Discover Local: Compost

Our Discover Local Promotion gives us the opportunity to bite into different parts of our Monadnock Food System, and learn some of the juicy details about each component — from the soil that gives rise to the delectable fruits and vegetables we seek, to the not-so-delectable (but essential) spoiled and discarded food scraps that become […]

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