August is NH Eat Local Month, and we’ve got 31 days to celebrate! All month long, we can find new ways to support New Hampshire farmers and local agriculture. 1. Visit a farmers’ market 2. Eat what’s in season. 3. Grow your own. It’s not too late to plant things like greens, carrots, etc. for the fall, in fact, it’s perfect timing! Limited Space? – grow herbs on your window sills or a sunny spot all year round. List of[...]
Governor Maggie Hassan has proclaimed August 2013 as NH Eat Local Month to recognize the diverse agricultural products available in New Hampshire and encourage residents to buy from local farmers. This is the 5th annual NH Eat Local Month designation. Governor Hassan will visit the Salem Farmers’ Market on Aug. 4 to officially kick off NH Eat Local Month and also NH Farmers Market Week, which runs from Aug 4-10.
What’s your favorite NH grown food to eat? Favorite restaurant that uses locally grown foods? Favorite farm to visit? Tell us in the comments! It’s hard to choose just one, so don’t! Just be sure to give enough details on each to whet the appetites of your fellow Granite Staters! We may use your comment to help promote NH grown foods – for example, in a tweet, a facebook post, a press release, or other publicity materials. Leave your name[...]