When Champlain Area Trails (CATS) postponed its popular Grand Hike from early May until this fall because of the COVID-19 pandemic, supporters were disappointed, but understood. The Grand Hike, in its sixth year, has grown larger every year, attracting over 300 people to last … [Read more...] about CATS Supporters Create a Grand Challenge as Response to COVID-19 Quarantine
Congratulations Susie Smith and Ken Hughes for organizing a successful and thoroughly enjoyable Christmas in Essex 2017! Great pre-event messaging, perfect weather, efficient move-in and move-out, good flow and impressive attendance, diverse vendors, well distributed and executed … [Read more...] about Christmas in Essex 2017: Bravo Susie Smith and Ken Hughes!
Flying Pancakes launched its newest service on March 5, 2017: Field-to-Fork Meal CSA! This CSA offers a changing menu of handcrafted take-home meals made with local farm ingredients that can be pre-ordered. Choose from a weekly menu, order and pay online, then pick up your … [Read more...] about Field-to-Fork Meal CSA
"The region’s food producers got a huge boost this week with the formal launch of a new resource center. Located smack-dab in the center of farm country, the Hub on the Hill will provide a broad array of services for local farmers and food producers under one roof. A … [Read more...] about Resource Center to Benefit Farms, Local Food Providers in Champlain Valley (The Sun)
Doors are officially open at the Hub-On-The-Hill market and café on Middle Road here. The farm-to-fork cooperative kitchen and packaging center have new digs for fresh food-shopping options. The front retail market is renovated with wall panels planed from wood from Reber … [Read more...] about Farm Market Opens at Hub-On-The-Hill (Press Republican)