Monthly Archives: June 2013

Straaaawberries!

Today’s fresh strawberries from Stevenson’s Strawberries. A good day to work in local food…

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Marada’s Dispatches: Strawberries, schedule changes, peas & thanks….

The kick-off to our fresh fruit season…35 flats of strawberries came and went in the blink of an eye yesterday – if the weather favors us we’ll see hundreds out to you on next week’s trucks! Strawberries also mark the … Continue reading

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Marada’s Dispatches: Ignore the date on this week’s list, but DON’T IGNORE your chance to weigh in on the GMO Right-to-Know Bill….‏

This week, I know you all are planning to send in BIG orders…but just ahead of that important task, I want you to focus your attention on one thing: Connecticut just passed landmark GM-Labeling legislation this past week, and Maine’s … Continue reading

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Marada’s Dispatches: 3 days to go for F.A.R.M.S. kickstarter (and they’re close), a plethora of spring greens coming in, and more…

The state of agriculture in Maine is a topic that (surprise, surprise) I’m frequently asked to weigh in on, and am generally delighted to do so.  Recently my thoughts have turned to our economy, recognizing that our local agriculture will … Continue reading

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