Category Archives: underserved

It’s a SNAP: Expanding Food Access in Lowell

World PEAS, and the larger New Entry Sustainable Food Project, are committed to serving under-resourced individuals in the greater Boston and Lowell areas in both the supply and demand side of commercial agriculture.  We support the farmers who grow food … Continue reading

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Pest management workshop for refugees at Lutheran Social Services

On Wednesday, Farmland Coordinator Becca Weaver left the office to venture out to New Lands Farm, run by Lutheran Social Services (LSS), to teach their program participants about pest management.  The workshop participants were refugees and two translators were present … Continue reading

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Food for thought

Working in this office and with those involved in the New Entry community, it is easy to feel optimistic about the future of our food supply with people becoming more aware of the benefits of community supported agriculture. However, while … Continue reading

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