Monthly Archives: June 2013

Smallifying – June 27, 2013

Partly in response to my own time-management needs and partly in response to the recent survey – Spring Creek Homesteading projects will be getting smaller in a variety of ways over the next few months. Reskilling Workshops The primary reason given by … Continue reading

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Tuesday Market Previews for June 25, 2013, plus Survey Report

Centre County Farmers Markets: Tuesdays: State College (11:30am to 5:30pm on Locust Lane) Tuesdays: Boalsburg (2pm to 6pm at the PA Military Museum) Wednesdays: Lemont (2pm to 6pm at the Granary) Fridays: Downtown State College (11:30am to 5:30pm on Locust Lane) Saturdays: Bellefonte (8am to 12pm at the Gamble Mill) … Continue reading

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Homesteaders’ Quarto – June 20, 2013

TODAY – Call Glenn Thompson to Support Local Farmers Through the 2013 Farm Bill (From Michele Gauger at PASA) “The House of Representatives is voting on its version of the Farm Bill today, and there are two amendments that going for a … Continue reading

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PSU Redifer Commons Local Foods Dinner – “Fantastic Outcome”

4.24.13 – PSU Local Food Dinner – Report, by Rachel Hoh Excerpts: Reactions from PSU Food Services Staff Susan Santos, Manager of the South Food District – Because of the lateness of the meal in the semester, many were surprised … Continue reading

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Fun & Exciting Stuff – Starting to Sift Through the Survey Results

I’ll be mining the newsletter subscriber survey results for a long time, there’s so much good information about community interests in there that will help guide Spring Creek Homesteading’s work over the next few years. As a first look at … Continue reading

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Tuesday Farmers Market Previews for June 18, 2013; “Woods in Your Backyard” Workshop June 22

Tuesday Downtown State College Farmers’ Market – June 18 (From Betsy Green)  Open from 11:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. on Locust Lane. Vendors and products this week: Larksmirth Manor featuring purple shamrocks for indoor or out…they make a dramatic contrast … Continue reading

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Homesteaders’ Quarto – June 13, 2013

Blog posting is getting a bit haphazard, what with kids out of school for the summer and so forth…hope to have more time to compile more info next week… FARMERS MARKETS – What’s in season? From Centre County Buy Fresh Buy … Continue reading

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