Hello everyone! Here’s your next riddle… If you buy a big one of these Then you surely will not starve. As what’s inside can feed many, And they’re also good to carve! What’s your guess?… A pumpkin? You got it! This November in Farm to School, we are learning about the greatest fall […]
Farm-to-School 2017-2018 February: Dairy This month in Farm-to-School, the students explored the importance of dairy in Vermont’s agricultural landscape. There are over 900 dairy farms in the state of Vermont, milking not only cows, but sheep and goats too. The students sampled a variety of cheddar cheeses from Cabot Creamery and Shelburne Farms, and although they […]
Common Roots Expands Early Childhood Education, Culinary Skills and Food Sharing Programs at the Wheeler House Improvements at the Wheeler House on Dorset Street have allowed Common Roots to expand their free Community Food Share program to two days a week, adding a third this fall. The growth of the programs has been made possible […]
Please support Common Roots at our annual plant sale. May 20 & 21 from 9-4 at the Farm at South Village, Allen Road East. Proceeds will benefit Farm to School, Community Food Shares and Food Education efforts.
COMMON ROOTS reached its goal for the Wheeler House Refrigerator and Freezer! “Never underestimate the power of five families and local businesses coming together to make a difference!” By Carol McQuillen What better way to educate our children toward a more sustainable future than to have community members participate in events that make a difference! […]