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We also publish a periodic Producer Newsletter for those who grow, sell or manage food in the area. It keeps you connected with certification deadlines, upcoming workshops, webinars, and conferences, along with other important news and GardenShare related events and deadlines. If you are interested in receiving this newsletter, contact

August 2014

Fed Up! at Cinema 10, the St. Lawrence County Community Food Security Assessment, the Co-op's Baking Fest to benefit GardenShare and more.
June 2014
Swift support for Bonus Bucks, a chance to nominate someone for the Growing Community Award, a Youth Summit update, and more.
April 2014

New farmers' markets, community support for GardenShare, community garden in Hopkinton and more!
February 2014

Cafeteria Man Screening, Grower Workshops, What is a Food Policy Council, and more.
December 2013

EBT sales nearly doubled over last year; Two SLC farmers' markets; Cafeteria Man screening, Trivia Night, and more!
October 2013
Brian and Jenny Walker Growing Community Heros, Youth Summit, Harvest Social, and more.
August 2013
Youth Summit: Registration is ON! Harvest Social Coming Soon, Farmers' Markets update, and more.
June 2013
Youth Summit keynote speaker, Roger Doiron, Fresh Connect boosts EBT value, Pilot Project to bring healthy food to diabetes patients, and a lot more.
April 2013
A preview of our Farmers' Market Promotion Program, CSA Bonus Bucks released, an invitation to receive our Local Food Guide, Town of Canton food sovereignty, some events and more.
February 2013
Potsdam Indoor Winter Market, New Online Farmers' Market, Town of Canton Zoning, 2012 Annual Report, Cabin Fever Trivia, and Queen of the Sun.
December 2012
Queen of the Sun at Canton Winterfest, Farmers' Market Gift Tokens, Share-a-Share, and more!
October 2012
Carlton Doane to receive Growing Community Award, Harvest Social invite, GardenShare gets USDA grant and more!
August 2012
SNAP incentive effective at the farmers' markets, a couple of new ways to donate, processing facility study complete, save the date for the Harvest Social, and more.
June 2012
A look at Farm Bill resources, stretching EBT dollars at the Canton and Potsdam Farmers' Markets, and lots more.
April 2012
Includes information about EBT at Farmers' Markets and CSA, how to get a Wholesale Success manual, a call for volunteers and more!
February 2012
Includes information about a Farm Bill workshop, Small Farm Rising Screening, Local Food Guide Deadlines, Dig In!, NOFA-NY honors GardenShare, and a Wholesale Success Workshop for area growers. 

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Newsletter Archive

2011 Newsletter #4
2011 Newsletter #1
2011 Newsletter #3
2010 Newsletter #4
2010 Newsletter #3
2010 Newsletter #1
2009 Newsletter #4
2009 Newsletter #3