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Monthly Archives: November 2010

Fall harvest, healthy eating Posted on Nov 5

Fall harvest, healthy eating

Commissioner Scott Soares Commissioner, Department of Agriculture Resources (DAR) View Commissioner Soares’ Bio Trying to eat healthier this holiday season? Check out some of my tips for staying healthy and eating local on the Commonwealth Conversations Public health blog where you’ll find some good information   …Continue Reading Fall harvest, healthy eating

Fall hikes take you to wonderful views Posted on Nov 3

Fall hikes take you to wonderful views

Gary Briere Recreation Bureau Chief, Department of Conservation and Recreation (DCR) View Gary’s Bio Cool temperatures and invigorating hikes go together like chocolate, marshmallows, and graham crackers in a fireside ’smore. Fortunately, no matter where you are in Massachusetts, you’re not far from a DCR   …Continue Reading Fall hikes take you to wonderful views

8th Annual Thanksgiving Harvest Festival Posted on Nov 1

8th Annual Thanksgiving Harvest Festival

Anna Waclawiczek Chief of Staff, Department of Agricultural Resources (DAR) View Anna’s Bio Mark your calendars for November 20th and 21st! For eight years in a row, Al Rose, owner of Red Apple Farm in the North Quabbin Region (Phillipston) has been hosting the Massachusetts   …Continue Reading 8th Annual Thanksgiving Harvest Festival