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Nuestras Raices Farm Tour – Video Post!

Team #WestMass toured the Nuestras Raices farm, an exciting place that promotes deep ties to culture and history, a healthy, organic, local and just economic food structure, and provides a strong community for the people of Holyoke. In their own … Continue reading

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Nuestras Raices – Our Roots

written by Ben Linthicum, Team Leader for the Western MA team After a day of multilingual meetings and a social media training with Neighbor to Neighbor in Holyoke, biking another 6 miles to check out an urban farm wasn’t at … Continue reading

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Breaking the Routine

Written by Kristin Jackson, New Media Coordinator, Team Maine Bend, grasp, pull, repeat. Sun crisping my shoulders, sweat beads forming on my hairline. Everywhere I turn, the telltale knee-high blades of brown and green have sprouted around me. Bend, grasp, … Continue reading

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A Tale of Biblical Proportions

Written by Becky Palermo, Media Coordinator, Team Massachusetts The Massachusetts team recently had our first taste of real climate change: the basement of the church we were staying at (you know, where we’re sleeping on the floor) was flooded after … Continue reading

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Willowell

by Lily Gutterman, Team Vermont It was a 10 mile ride so beautiful that I couldn’t be bitter about the hills, or the heat already making us sweat before 9AM. From Vergennes to Monkton, we climbed hill after hill, landscapes … Continue reading

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Food Works in Action!

By: Monique Gallant, Team Vermont A 10 minute meeting with Martin Kemple, the Executive Director of Food Works at Two Rivers Center in Montpelier, has been one of the most inspirational parts of the summer thus far for Team Vermont. … Continue reading

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Great Food, Great People, Great Night

Posted by: Brad Samuels (photos to come) Rice, bread, and hummus is in our past. Tonight’s colorful dinner comprised of many fruits, vegetables, and salads from the backyards of those in attendance of our potluck hosted by Portland Permaculture. We … Continue reading

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