This Saturday, Nov. 9th, we’re planning a work day at the Dexter High School Sullivan Memorial Learning Garden from 10 AM – 1 PM.  And we’d love YOUR help! Please CLICK HERE to sign up for a volunteer slot!  Dress warmly and bring gloves, if you’d like.  We’ll supply tools for the tasks, and addContinue reading “DHS Garden Work Day! VOLUNTEERS NEEDED”

Farm Fresh Food Days: First Success

Our first Farm Fresh Food Days tasting went swimmingly!  On our very first day of the tasting, we had some coverage from local news at Cornerstone Elementary.  You can see the resulting article and photos HERE. This month, tastings of Cherry Tomatoes and Basil from local farms and our school gardens happened at Cornerstone, Bates,Continue reading “Farm Fresh Food Days: First Success”

Farm Fresh Food Days

Our Farm to School Coordinator is working with Dexter Food and Nutrition Services and local farmers to sample foods grown on local farms in Dexter cafeterias during lunch.  These tastings will be once per month and will feature a fresh, seasonal food that students can try in a safe, fun environment.  See the flyer here:Continue reading “Farm Fresh Food Days”