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Harvest At Varney Farms Results In Donation To Foodshare

Harvest At Varney Farms Results In Donation To Foodshare

 

 

A herculean effort at a small farm in South Windsor last summer yielded over 28,000 pounds of vegetables which were donated to Foodshare, a regional food bank.

                The farm’s 2011 output was the result of over a thousand hours of volunteer work. Workers ranging in age from high school students to senior citizens convened at the farm four days each week, working two to three hours to plant and grow zucchini, squash, peppers, and eggplant.   Varney Farm’s charitable output has increased year...

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