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Winter Events and Year End Giving

By Becca Toms | December 21, 2018

Enriching Your Community Farm: Winter Professional Development  When the ground freezes and it gets too cold for field work, Massaro Community Farm supports professional development for staffers and the wider farming community. This past Friday, December 7, Farmer Becca visited Auer Farm in Bloomfield with The New CT Farmer Alliance  to network with other farmers and providers across the state. Over 100 farmers attended to share best practices and support new emerging farmers in our community of growers! Farmers Kayla and Alyssa attended the Produce Safety Alliance Grower Training in Haddam last Wednesday, and Thursday, where they learned all about safe agriculture practices under the Food Safety Modernization Act. The two days were filled with great tidbits of knowledge for preventing food-borne illnesses,…

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Feeling Green on St. Patty’s Day

By Caty Poole / April 4, 2018

Massaro Community Farm Annual Meeting The Annual Meeting will take place on Wednesday, March 28, 2018 5:30-6:00pm, just before our March potluck…

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National CSA sign up

By Caty Poole / April 4, 2018

National CSA Sign Up Day: Eat Well. Spend Wisely. Yesterday marked the fourth annual  National CSA Day , when we…

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February 23, 2018 is National CSA Sign Up Day

By Caty Poole / February 21, 2018

National CSA Sign Up Day: Secure Your 2018 Subscription Today! February 23, 2018 marks the fourth annual National CSA Day, when…

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Volunteer Appreciation, Workshops Begin & New Job Openings in Farm & Food

By Caty Poole / February 21, 2018

VOLUNTEER APPRECIATION REMINDER: Join us today for our Volunteer Appreciation Lunch Saturday, January 20th from 12:30- 2:30pm. A variety of vegetarian…

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SECURE YOUR 2018 CSA SUBSCRIPTION

By Caty Poole / February 21, 2018

SUPPORT OUR FARM: SECURE YOUR 2018 CSA SUBSCRIPTION Photo courtesy Johnny’s Seeds. Fellow gardeners know that January is planning time…

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9 Reasons to Support our 9th Season

By Caty Poole / February 21, 2018

9 REASONS TO SUPPORT OUR 9th SEASON As we look back on 2017, we reflect on what it means to…

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Reaping What We Sow- Looking Forward to 2018

By Caty Poole / February 21, 2018

2017 ANNUAL REPORT RELEASED: FOOD DONATIONS EXCEED 10,000 LBS! Farmer Steve with bins of produce to be donated to CT…

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Volunteer Lunch Postponed, Harvest Donation Totals, Annual Report & More!

By Caty Poole / February 21, 2018

VOLUNTEER APPRECIATION POSTPONED! Friends, please note that since Winter has decided to arrive a little early, we are postponing our…

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Cultivate Community on #GivingTuesday

By Caty Poole / November 29, 2017

CULTIVATING COMMUNITY ON #GIVINGTUESDAY Tuesday, November 28th, 2017 is Giving Tuesday, your opportunity to show your support of our community farm,…

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Massaro Family Meet & Greet, Full Moon Walk & Pre-Thanksgiving Sale

By Caty Poole / October 25, 2017

MASSARO FAMILY MEET & GREET Saturday, October 28, 2017 4:00-7:30pm Join us Saturday, October 28 from 4-7:30pm for a meet-&-greet with James…

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Fall is the Time for Fun on the Farm

By Caty Poole / October 4, 2017

LAST CALL Make your final bids in our Online Auction!  This is the LAST CALL to make your bid in…

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WIN UCONN tickets, rowing on the Housatonic and more today

By Caty Poole / September 27, 2017

BID IN OUR ONLINE AUCTION Several unique experiences or make a cash donation   Win FOUR court-side tickets for an…

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