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  DEVELOPING AN ON-SITE COMPOSTING PROGRAM A secure food system in the context of an affluent suburb is made stronger by the existence of successful and popular local farms. Our advocacy group “walks the walk” by creating and maintaining a small, local, organic farm and supporting an environmentally safe food […]

Composting for a Greener Planet







Bringing people together to grow healthful produce for their families.  We have a participating members’ garden, which includes twenty-nine four-foot by twelve-foot raised growing beds. The beds are leased to area families for growing produce organically for home consumption. We have recruited a wonderful community of gardeners, who swap seeds […]

Community Garden



Puntarelle alla Roman Recipe
Puntarelle alla Romana Recipe Makes 6 to 8 servings This appealingly bitter and crunchy winter salad is made from a particular variety of chicory that grows in the countryside around Rome. If you can’t find puntarelle, substitute curly endive (frisee), Belgian endive or radicchio. Ingredients 2 (1 lb) heads puntarelle […]

Puntarelle alla Romana Recipe