Check out this great resource from Feeding America. Not only do they give you some great recipe ideas, their goal is to reduce food waste from your kitchen!

Pizza: You can turn just about any food into a pizza. Stir fry: Stir fry is the ultimate customizable recipe so it’s perfect […]

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Peanut Butter Roundup

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Peanut Butter Roundup

It’s on! The staff at Lucky Supermarket in Hollister is in the middle of its annual Peanut Butter Roundup. Shoppers purchasing a jar of peanut butter can collect a second jar to donate free of charge, and the barrels are filling fast.

All the peanut butter will go back to […]

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And the results are in! Each year for almost three decades, U.S. Postal Service workers have organized the nation’s biggest one-day food drive. On the Saturday before Mother’s Day, carriers collect donated groceries left near mailboxes nationwide.

The best part? Every donation in every town across America stays within its community. In San Benito County, […]

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It’s a record! Students in Adrian Andrade’s communications course at Gavilan College’s Hollister campus were tasked with working in teams to develop marketing campaigns to raise funds for Community FoodBank.

The class project is part of a curriculum unit Andrade developed several years ago, and a check of the records shows that this class […]

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Nation’s biggest food drive is Saturday, May 11.

Making a difference is only as far away as your mailbox this Saturday.

Local letter carriers are mounting their annual Stamp Out Hunger food drive set for Saturday, May 12. This is the 27th year that letter carriers nationwide have conducted what has become the largest one-day food drive in […]

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Are you ready for the easiest of easy stir fry dinners? When you need dinner to be fast, easy, and satisfying, this Salad Bar Vegetable Lo Mein is your answer.

INGREDIENTS

6 oz. noodles 3 Tbsp soy sauce 1 tsp toasted sesame oil 1 tsp sugar 1 tsp water 2 Tbsp high heat cooking oil* 3 cups mixed salad bar vegetables

INSTRUCTIONS

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Tomorrow, shoppers at Community FoodBank are in for a treat. In addition to the usual mountain of fresh, organic salad greens, shoppers can expect scallions, apples and garlic from Pinnacle Organics and oranges.

Market hours are 9 a.m. to noon on Fridays and Saturdays, and the food bank is located at 1133 San Felipe […]

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JSM Organics (strawberries!) and Monkeyflower Farms (cheese!).

Other regenerative farms open this spring include Monkeyflower Ranch, just a mile away from JSM Organics, which offers a Spring Open House the same afternoon.

“The role of the farmer protecting our natural resources is absolutely something that we always have in mind, especially organic growers. As […]

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