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Dill Bread Recipe and Message from our friend Helen

The sustainable agriculture association operates a garden in west Ames for Food at First and organizes the dinner meal on the first Friday of each month. I suspect that the student-organized meals are among the best served at Food at … Continue reading

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Beds are planted

We have successfully planted tasty fruits and vegetables in all beds at the FAF Garden. Hope you come to check us out sometime soon at 3626 Ontario! We have in new drip irrigation and more gardening space than ever.

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Sign up for Food at First Workdays Online

Hey Food at First Garden Enthusiasts! Just a reminder that you can sign up (or have friends sign-up) for workdays online right here: https://foodatfirstgarden.youcanbook.me/. Thanks for sharing this with your networks!

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Lovely Spring Day in the FAF Garden–Workday cancelled

Hi everyone, Hope you all had a nice weekend! I wanted to let folks know that we are canceling tonight’s work day since thunderstorms are expected. Please do join us if you can this Thursday (5:30-7:30) or this Saturday (9-11) … Continue reading

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Lovely Spring Day in the FAF Garden

Hey folks, We had a lovely day out in the garden. Found some baby bunnies (which are cute despite the fact that they chomp our veggies) and tried to fix some fencing. We weeded, watered and almost finished planting. We … Continue reading

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Post to FAF website

What a productive first few weeks we have had at the garden! We have successfully planted all the potatoes (5 varieties), all the onion starts (5+ varieties) and planted all the raised beds to greens, including salad greens, kale and … Continue reading

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Growing the community growing fresh healthy food for FAF

Helen Gunderson, friend of the FAF garden and passionate local food supporter, organized a harvest of greens this morning from her backyard garden. Pictured are Helen, Sally, Peggy and Jan before heading to the FAF market distribution. We are grateful … Continue reading

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