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No Such Thing as a “Typical Farm to Freezer Volunteer”

By Jenny Roe Volunteers at Farm to Freezer are an eclectic group, coming from all different backgrounds, varying ages and experiences.  Some volunteers are retired while others work full time, some are mothers and mothers to be, and there are those … Continue reading

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Noticing the Real Impact: My First Sunday with Farm to Freezer

by: Jenny Roe Ever since I heard Cheryl’s inspiring speech at the TedX Manhattan event  last February, I have been looking forward to spending my weekends in the kitchen with Farm to Freezer. I recently graduated with my Master’s from … Continue reading

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Launched July 6th!

by: Cheryl Kollin We launched Farm to Freezer this weekend!  After many months in the planning, it was great to see so many friendly faces and supporters come out on our first weekend. On Saturday, we purchased surplus produce from Spiral Path … Continue reading

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Examining Your Plate: Considering the Environmental Impacts of Your Meal

Blogging about the issues that Farm to Freezer tackles has made me more conscious of the environmental impacts of individual purchasing choices we, as consumers make every day. Food Waste I recently dedicated an entire post to food waste since the Natural Resources … Continue reading

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Learning From the Past to Build a Better Future

Learning From the Past to Build a Better Future Jennifer Roe Farm to Freezer could have written the following passage from A Place at the Table, a newly released book and documentary that examines the problem of hunger and food insecurity … Continue reading

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Food Waste: We are the Problem and the Solution

Food Waste: We are the Problem and the Solution Jennifer Roe It is difficult to picture mountains of food rotting in landfills across the country when one in six Americans is food insecure, living each day not knowing what their … Continue reading

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Live from New York…It’s TEDxManhattan!

Farm to Freezer Debuts on  National Stage What a thrill it was to share the New York stage with famous food experts, respected CEOs, and budding entrepreneurs! On February 16th, we gathered for the TEDxManhattan Conference to talk about “Changing … Continue reading

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