The Day It Is Harvested

On the day of harvest

He it is Who created gardens, trellised and untrellised, and palms and plants of diverse fruits, and olives and pomegranates, like and unlike. Eat of its fruit when ripe, and deliver up its due the day it is harvested. Do not be immoderate; He loves not the immoderate.

Cattle

Tday we harvested kale and chard and gave this in charity to the local food bank.

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Ginger Beer Bug

Ginger Beer Bug

I love ginger beer. What I don’t love is dishing out $1.55 for something I can make myself for a few pennies and some patience. Some may think that’s being too thrifty or frugal. For me, homemade foods and beverages are simply superior in taste and flavor. The savings, just makes it easier to invest the few minutes it takes to put a recipe together.

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The Food Cooperative

Crescent Route

Often we think of organically-grown goods as more expensive than their conventionally-grown counterparts. As retail buyers, that’s what we have come to expect. But as a cooperative buyer, the pooling of our capital lowers the price of organic goods to well below the price of conventional goods.

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