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5 Fun Fall Activities for Families

Original source: https://food.unl.edu/fun-fall-activities-families The leaves are changing and the air is crisp. Autumn will go by as fast as the leaves fall from the trees, so be sure to take advantage of family time in the fall! Here are some ways you can enjoy time together under blue skies and fall foliage: Visit a local Farmer’s […]

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Food for thought: Eight tips for making good choices at farmers markets

Original source: https://news.psu.edu/story/526731/2018/06/28/impact/food-thought-eight-tips-making-good-choices-farmers-markets?utm_source=newswire&utm_medium=email&utm_term=527501_HTML&utm_content=07-05-2018-21-30&utm_campaign=Penn%20State%20Today Traveling throughout Pennsylvania in the summer and fall, you don’t have to go far to find a roadside stand or farmers market touting baskets of colorful fruits and vegetables. However, as with any food purchase, a little know-how can go a long way in keeping you and your family safe from foodborne illness, […]

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Find a farmer’s market, roadside stand or farm stand near you

Original source: http://www.localfarmmarkets.org/PAfarmmarkets.php Looking for a local, true farmer’s market in Pennsylvania? Scroll down select your region of the state for a list of farm markets, farm stands, roadside stands, even garden fruit and vegetable stands and seasonal produce markets in Pennsylvania, sorted by county. Markets offering organic or sustainably grown produce are identified by […]

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11 places to pick your own strawberries in central Pa.

Original source: http://www.pennlive.com/food/index.ssf/2017/05/pick_your_own_strawberries_2.html Sue Gleiter, PennLive Pick-Your-Own Strawberries Sweet, juicy strawberries fresh from the field are ready for plucking. It’s one of everyone’s favorite local fruits. Here’s a guide to places where you can pick your own berries in central Pa. Barefoot Farm Farm with ice cream stand selling hand-dipped ice cream, strawberry sundaes, sandwiches and […]

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Nationally Recognized Farmers Market Aims to Improve Health in Central Pennsylvania

The Farmers Market in Hershey opens season with continued focus on health education. The award winning Farmers Market in Hershey & Summer Concert Series will kick off its fourth season Thursday, May 23rd at 2:30pm, at 12 15 Research Blvd in Hummelstown. In affiliation with Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, the market is […]

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