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Plant a compact vegetable garden – Boys’ Life magazine

You can grow lots of food in a small space by placing plants close together in squares instead of traditional rows.

Source: Plant a compact vegetable garden – Boys’ Life magazine

 

This is a great way to plant and grow your own in a small space like a patio, balcony or small backyard. Easy to build and maintain. This could be the start of your own veggie garden. Start small and grow big.

Hivos at Expo Milano 2015: changing the food system to make healthy food available for all | Hivos International

This is a five month expo designed to bring groups together to evaluate changing our food system to make healthy food available to all.

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Source: Hivos at Expo Milano 2015: changing the food system to make healthy food available for all | Hivos International

Canned Versus Fresh Produce: Which Should You Use When Cooking? – Clean Eating

There are many factors to consider: availability of fresh produce, time on hand, and the quality of the canned produce in the market, among others. Here’s how to make the right choice.

Source: Canned Versus Fresh Produce: Which Should You Use When Cooking? – Clean Eating

Weekly Plant-Based Dinner Plan, August 24 – 28, 2015

Check out this week of meals planned and laid out by one of my favorite websites. Hoping to bring you great meals and recipes on a regular basis.

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A week’s worth of plant-based (vegan) dinner ideas featuring soft tacos, tofu skillet, quinoa salad, basil and tomato pasta, and basil and tomato pizza.

Source: Weekly Plant-Based Dinner Plan, August 24 – 28, 2015

Willy Street co-op – A great organic Co-op in Wisconsin

On a recent trip to Wisconsin,  I had the extreme pleasure of visiting the Willy Street Co-op. This organic co-op is located in two locations in Wisconsin.

  1. 1221 Williamson St. Madison, WI
  2. 6825 University Ave. Middleton, WI

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Our Mission Statement

The Williamson Street Grocery Co-op is an economically and environmentally sustainable, cooperatively owned grocery business that serves the needs of its Owners and employees. We are a cornerstone of a vibrant community in south-central Wisconsin that provides fairly priced goods and services while supporting local and organic suppliers.

My visit was to the one on University Ave. It is an incredible, clean and fun place to go. Stopping at the information desk right inside the front door, I was greeted with a big smile and a welcome attitude from the young lady who staffed this spot. She answered my questions and had time to go over how things work.

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