Rolling Harvest Food Rescue

The mission of Rolling Harvest Food Rescue is simple: to connect donated fresh, locally grown and nutritious produce from farmers in the region with neighbors in need. They work efficiently and effectively to get the food to where it’s needed the most. They glean in the fields and help with the harvest. And they educate with a variety of printed nutrition information and recipe handouts at their free farmers markets located in many of their hunger-relief sites to encourage the recipients, many of them families and senior citizens, to incorporate this healthy food into their daily diets.

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Bucks County Foodshed Alliance honors CSAs

by Anne Biggs

Local non-profit Bucks County Foodshed Alliance (BCFA) kicked off 2015 with a nod to 10 community supported agriculture programs – CSAs – in our region that offer prepaid shares of the bounty of a farmstead throughout the growing season.

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Rolling Harvest Food Rescue

The mission of Rolling Harvest Food Rescue is simple: to connect donated fresh, locally grown and nutritious produce from farmers in the region with neighbors in need. They work efficiently and effectively to get the food to where it’s needed the most. They glean in the fields and help with the harvest. And they educate with a variety of printed nutrition information and recipe handouts at their free farmers markets located in many of their hunger-relief sites to encourage the recipients, many of them families and senior citizens, to incorporate this healthy food into their daily diets.

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Bucks County Foodshed Alliance honors CSAs

by Anne Biggs

Local non-profit Bucks County Foodshed Alliance (BCFA) kicked off 2015 with a nod to 10 community supported agriculture programs – CSAs – in our region that offer prepaid shares of the bounty of a farmstead throughout the growing season.

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Farmer’s Market opens in Morrisville

by Peter Prime

On September 21st, the long wait was over. It was the grand debut of Morrisville Farmer’s Market. This is the first time that Morrisville residents have such a market in their own neighborhood, so took the opportunity to visit the Market.

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Bucks County Foodshed Alliance kicks off new year tastefully

by Patricia Cangelosi

On January 8th, local non-profit Bucks County Foodshed Alliance (BCFA) held its 2014 annual meeting. Taking place at Doylestown Borough’s Standard Club on East State Street, the event kicked off with a potluck dinner. Members and guests brought locally grown foods to reflect the grassroots organization’s mission of developing a local, sustainable food system through collaboration and education.

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