Monthly Archives: July 2013

Aug. 3 – Water Conservation Workshop at Jason Lilley’s House

Water Conservation Workshop – 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. August 3 (From Jason Lilley) Water is a precious resource that is taken for granted. Let’s get together to discuss methods of conserving water for the reduction of erosion, personal use, … Continue reading

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August 10 – Butchering 101 Workshop with Steve Bookbinder; Other Stuff

AUGUST 10 & 24 – MEAT WORKSHOPS with STEVE BOOKBINDER – SIGN UP NOW! Both classes will be held at the Penn State Meats Lab (off Porter Road, just across from Beaver Stadium) August 10 – Butchering 101 – 10 … Continue reading

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Centre County Local Foods Week Preview – July 30, 2013

August 2 – 3 – Pennsylvania Certified Organic FarmFest FarmFest is a fun and free community-building event that fosters knowledge of organic agriculture and sustainable living through educational opportunities, local foods, lively entertainment, and interactive events. Starts Friday, August 2 … Continue reading

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Homesteaders Quarto – July 29, 2013

More info about PCO FarmFest and Centre County Local Foods Week coming tomorrow… What’s Fresh at the Farmers Markets? (From Centre County Buy Fresh Buy Local) Fresh food lovers, unite! Markets are bursting with the very best of Centre County … Continue reading

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Interesting Reads – July 28, 2013

Turning the Herd, by Albert Bates “…We are a herd species and our herd is galloping towards a cliff. Salvaging hope has to do with finding some wayward lead animals who are running oblique to the cliff’s edge and trying to … Continue reading

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Jason Lilley – Update on Gleaning Project at Rock Springs

Hi Everybody, That was a great meeting. Being new to the area it is great to meet some people and get a feel for the activity and progress that is being made around State College. Unfortunately there always seems to … Continue reading

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Farm to Table Update – July 18, 2013

(Follow-up to July 2 Update) Report on July 9 meeting with Jason Lilley  (PSU plant science researcher with Elsa Sanchez), Rachel Hoh (graduated in May 2013 with Community, Environment & Development degree; working as Local Food Intern at PSU Sustainability … Continue reading

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