Farm to School Newsletter
Lettuce introduce ourselves! 🥬
Brooke Juday (left) is the new Farm to School Coordinator. She is looking forward to working with all of you in the gardens this year and is currently working hard on coordinating the Pop-up Farmers Markets for this fall!
Megan Armstrong (right) is the new Nutrition Coordinator. Having recently moved to Michigan, Megan is enjoying getting to know the community and is excited to work with students and families this school year!
Garden Camp at Buckley
Garden Camp at Northport
We had an active summer in the hoop house! The campers enjoyed planting and harvesting food from the garden. They tasted sugar snap peas, green and purple beans, carrots, tomatoes, and kohlrabi from the garden.
Wheeler Creek Bike Project
We are building a bike trail in Buckley! We are almost finished with the trail and we would love your help. If you're interested in more information or would like to volunteer, please email email@example.com.
Courtade enjoyed a fruitful summer! Thank you to all the families who joined us to harvest, plant, and weed in the garden. Some highlights were snacking on sugar snap peas, planting new veggies, and Mr. Phillip's garden-grown pickles.
Black Bean Dip
Our professional taste-testers approve this recipe!
- 1 can (15oz) black beans
- 2 garlic cloves
- 1/8 tsp salt
- 1/4 cup salsa
- 2 tbsp lime juice
- 1 tsp ground cumin
- 1/4 cup cilantro
- combine all ingredients
- mash with potato masher or blend in a food processor
- serve with your favorite vegetable or whole grain tortilla chip
Recipe adapted from CookinCanuk