2018 Gleaning Has Started

Hi Everyone:  Pray for rain.  Area gardens and farms need a little rain. Spring was very short and we jumped right into summer heat.   We have gleaned rhubarb, spinach, garlic scapes and starting strawberries.   Thank you Mcleans and Buckhorn Berry Farms, and Cedar Grove Organic Farm.

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Thank You Everyone!

The committee is organizing funding for the next year.  Thank you to everyone who helped this year.  We gleaned about $28000 worth of food this year!

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2017 Gleaning Season

We are looking for more funding for bus trips that cost $130.00 each. 17 buses and 5 car trips have been out picking strawberries raspberries peas beans sweet corn potatoes crab apples garlic rhubarb tomatoes turnips greens blueberries peppers and more. 

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Gleaning volunteer training for community contacts bus supervisors and field monitors

Register for one of them 705 749 9977.  Monday May 8 630pm. Thurs May 11 130pm Monday May 15 10am Emmanuel united church george st.

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2017 Gleaning season

We are preparing for the new year. Setting up a budget and getting funding and volunteers. If you are interested call 705 749 9977.  

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2016 gleaning season is on its way

We have started gleaning at cedar grove and buckhorn berry farm.  There has been a drought this year but there is still some produce.  If you have produce to glean big or small let us know at 705 749 9977.  We are hoping for more rain.

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Preparing for 2016 season

Peterborough gleans will be at Seedy Sunday today Mar 13 at george st united.  In May there will be training for volunteers to help supervise trips.  We will probably start in June.  Call 705 749 9977 for info.

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