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Artist Weekend

Sign Up by the 19th of June and be part of a community of artists.  Paint many of the breath-taking views found throughout Highland County!

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School Garden Takes Off!

May was a big month for the school garden and greenhouse project at Highland County Public Schools! Collaborating with school grants writer Sarah Harman, the project secured $5,500 in grant funding from Lowe’s Toolbox for Education and the Community Foundation … Continue reading

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Preschoolers Plant Potatoes

This week The Highland Center’s Local Foods Coordinator Jessa Fowler brought twelve preschoolers to Allegheny Mountain School. The preschoolers have been learning about plants and growing food in school and planted peas in their classroom earlier this spring. On the … Continue reading

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Cover Crop Workshop – June 5

Interested in learning how cover crops can enhance your farm or garden? Allegheny Mountain School is hosting a cover crop workshop, “Managing Cover Crops in Conservation Agriculture: Sustainable Small-Farm Production of Vegetable Crop,” on Wednesday, June 5th  from 9am-5pm. Dr. … Continue reading

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It’s Just Around The Corner!

  The Highland Farmers’ Market starts Friday, May 31st! We had so much fun last year, we’re starting a week early! Tell your family…tell your friends…tell everybody!!!!!!!!!!!! Visit the Market page for more info!  The Highland Farmers’ Market is a … Continue reading

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