Author Archives: Sara-Zoë Patterson

Un-BEET-able Support for Local Foods!

Seacoast Eat Local needs your support! Consider making a tax-deductible contribution that helps Seacoast residents connect to sources of fresh local foods, all year long! At Seacoast Eat Local, our mission is to connect people with sources of locally grown food and to work for a sustainable local food system that supports the health of our environment, […]

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Volunteer Gleaners needed for summertime farmers’ markets!

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Happy June! Gleaning has begun at the summertime farmers’ markets and Seacoast Eat Local is looking for volunteers to help collect fresh produce from our generous farmers at the end of the market day. We are looking for volunteers to commit to a month (or longer, up to the entire season) of gleaning at a […]

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Keep It Fresh at the Farmers’ Markets!

Seacoast Eat Local needs your support! Consider making a tax-deductible contribution that helps Seacoast residents connect to sources of fresh local foods, all year long! At Seacoast Eat Local, our mission is to connect people with sources of locally grown food and to work for a sustainable local food system that supports the health of our environment, […]

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Forgotten Farms at the Music Hall

Thursday April 27th, The Music Hall in Portsmouth will show the film Forgotten Farms at 7pm. This film portrays New England dairy farmers (including our own community’s Lorraine Merrill, dairy farmer and NH Ag Commissioner), who are struggling to stay in business while they work hard to feed us. “Forgotten Farms gives us a glimpse […]

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Annual Report 2015-2016

Download a .pdf of this annual report Download a .pdf of our 2015-2016 Annual Report

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CSAs on the map

We’ve got lots of farmers coming to the Winter Farmers’ Market this Saturday. In addition to all of our Winter Farmers’ Market vendors selling their locally grown food,  farmers who offer CSA shares will make themselves available to customers to talk about their programs and accept registrations. We know that pickup location is one of the […]

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Workshops for Farmers: Developing Leadership and Human Resource Management Skills

From UNH Cooperative Extension, a 4-session labor management series held at the Urban Forestry Center in Portsmouth:   2017 Labor Management Series, Portsmouth NH – Developing Leadership and Human Resource Management Skills for Farmers January 31, February 7, 14 and 28th Urban Forestry Center Portsmouth, NH An interactive, four-session, workshop to better understand labor management […]

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Welcoming Theresa Walker and Chris Duffy to the Seacoast Eat Local board!

We’re thrilled to welcome two new members to the Seacoast Eat Local board! We’re excited for the experience, networks, and great ideas they bring to the work of connecting more people with more locally grown food!    Theresa Walker and her family live in Durham and raise Romney and Merino sheep for fiber and breed […]

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Local Dollars Support Local Foods- Make Your Gift Today

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Support the work of Seacoast Eat Local in this season of giving! Your donations will support our continued work towards a more abundant and equitable local food system for farmers and consumers.    You don’t have to be a world leader or a billionaire to give back. Seacoast Eat Local all about ordinary people coming together […]

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4th Annual Durham Farm Day

Durham Farm Day

4th Annual Durham Farm Day Saturday, August 20th, rain or shine The Durham Agricultural Commission is hosting the 4th Annual Durham Farm Day on Saturday, August 20th from 10am to 4pm, with activities taking place at farms and gardens across town and campus.  Download, print, and share a flyer (.pdf)  

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