Theda’s Farm Report – 7/12/2021

After being gone for 10 days, I was eager to see what impact 3 inches of rain had on the farm. I was most interested in what we could start to harvest. We are starting to see some new vegetables enter our harvest schedule. Our first peppers, cucumbers and scallions are now being donated. Just ... Click to read more.

Theda’s Farm Report – 7/12/20212021-07-12T21:00:40+00:00

Theda’s Farm Report – 5/28/2021

Some new vegetables went into our donation boxes this week: purple top turnips and zucchini. Hopefully there will be lots and lots of zucchini. I say hopefully, because last year's crop got hit with the squash vine borer and cut short our harvest. We grew more of the Costata Romanesco variety, to combat the borer, and  ... Click to read more.

Theda’s Farm Report – 5/28/20212021-06-29T00:45:11+00:00

Join the Fix It Team!

We’re looking for volunteers for our new Fix-it Team! We’re happy to announce that we’re improving our system for taking care of some of the “facilities” tasks that are critical to our growing and harvesting operations, including these four “tasks”: Seasonal installation and basic maintenance of farm structures (mostly hoop houses) Seasonal installation and basic ... Click to read more.

Join the Fix It Team!2021-03-17T20:07:56+00:00

Theda’s Farm Report – 10/10/20

Still plugging away on protecting the beds for winter. Take a look at this beautiful cover crop. In this beautiful green blend of plants are daikon radishes. Here is Carrie showing off one of these delicious veggies. Roasting them seems to be everyone's favorite way to eat them. Another idea for bed protection ... Click to read more.

Theda’s Farm Report – 10/10/202020-10-14T01:40:01+00:00

Buy a Growing to Give t-shirt!

Look! We finally have Growing to Give t-shirts! These beauties were designed by Holly Harris, a Bowdoin student who graced us with her time and talents this summer. These t-shirts are extremely soft and made from 100% cotton. Here are the details: Cost: $25 Location: You can come pick them up at the farm at ... Click to read more.

Buy a Growing to Give t-shirt!2020-09-16T17:10:21+00:00

Photobooth

Photobooth  Back to "Paint the Farm: A Virtual Event" We are so happy you are here. Thank you for joining us at "Paint the Farm Art Auction: a Virtual Event!" Let us know you were here by taking a photo in our photobooth. Simply, click here to ... Click to read more.

Photobooth2020-08-28T20:39:06+00:00

In the kitchen with Theda

In the kitchen with Theda Back to "Paint the Farm: A Virtual Event" Make stuffed squash blossoms with Theda Roll up your sleeves and make stuffed squash blossoms with Theda, Growing to Give's multi-talented Farm Manager. All you need for this simple recipe is squash blossoms, fresh mozzarella, fresh ... Click to read more.

In the kitchen with Theda2020-08-28T15:29:50+00:00

Black Lives Matter

To echo the words of the Maine Organic Farmers and Gardeners Association on June 5th, Growing to Give condemns race-based violence and stands in solidarity with black lives. Like MOFGA, as a white-led organization with a largely white volunteer and donor community, Growing to Give is committed to doing more to address the harms caused ... Click to read more.

Black Lives Matter2020-06-08T16:05:43+00:00
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