October 2014

October 30, 2014

Farm of the Month: The Vineyard Open Land Foundation’s Cranberry Acres Bog

The cranberry, one of North America’s three native fruits, is making a comeback on the island. The Vineyard Open Land Foundation (VOLF) grows Early Blacks, a historic variety of cranberries, in its Cranberry Acres bog on Lambert’s Cove Road, which is being restored using organic, traditional methods. Learn more about our featured farm this month ...
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October 23, 2014

Celebrating Farm to School Month

October is officially Farm to School Month! Though here at Island Grown Schools, we live and breathe Farm to School year-round, we thought we would take a moment to reflect on 10 ways we have been celebrating this great month.
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