A Summer List

A Summer List

So you have a summer list? You know, the thing you write at the beginning of summer when everything feels possible. For the past several years we’ve had a summer to-do list only to come to the start of a new school year and find all the things we didn’t cross off. Suddenly our wonderful…

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Preserving Food and Farmland with La Conner Channel Lodge

Preserving Food and Farmland with La Conner Channel Lodge

6/29/2015 Have you heard? You may have seen the exciting news in our weekly specials email, but just in case you missed it: we’ve teamed up with one of our favorite local vacation destinations to add some fun to our mission to support more local farms. We’re bringing you the opportunity to win a two night stay at the…

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Preseving Local Food Options & Farmland, Part II

Preseving Local Food Options & Farmland, Part II

Week of June 21, 2015 Preserving local food options and farmland should not be this hard! The United States has been blessed with some amazing Natural resources like good Farmland, Forest lands, grazing lands, minerals, water and waterways. And since the day this country was founded we pushed west.  Forward Ho! Surprisingly?!?!?!, we reached the…

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Preserving Local Food Options & Farmland, Part I

Preserving Local Food Options & Farmland, Part I

Week of June 14, 2015 Last week, Klesick Farms and you, our Good Food Community, teamed up with Kristin Kelly, the executive Director of Snohomish County Futurewise, and the Pilchuck Audabon Society to encourage our County Council to “preserve local food options and farmland.” In 2012 the County Council voted 5-0 to implement the current…

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Tristan’s Letter to the County Council

Tristan’s Letter to the County Council

Tristan is headed off this morning to talk to the Snohomish County Council. Here’s the letter he’s bringing with him. A huge “Thank you” to each of you who have responded so far. And for those of you who haven’t, there’s still time. Don’t wait, today, June 10th, 2015 is the close for the discussion. Add…

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Pre-Order Your Local Berries, Canning Veggies, and Herbs!

Pre-Order Your Local Berries, Canning Veggies, and Herbs!

For 17 years, we’ve been bringing the local harvest to you. Each season, while the Northwest harvest is at its peak – we deliver it to your door! How can you get your share of the local good? It’s simple. Contact us to let us know which of the bulk fruits and/or veggies you’d like, and we’ll…

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Summer is Busy

Summer is Busy

Even if you are not a farmer, summer has got to be one of the busiest times of the year! From September to June the routine is fairly stable, but when school gets out – ALL BETS ARE OFF. Moms everywhere go from chauffeurs to program directors. Maybe the year ‘round school concept would make…

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Please help me preserve local food options and farmland in Snohomish County

Please help me preserve local food options and farmland in Snohomish County

Dear Friends, This is Tristan Klesick of Klesick Farms writing you today with Kristin Kelly, Smart Growth Executive Director of Pilchuck Audubon Society and Snohomish/Skagit Program Director for Futurewise, asking for your help with an important issue that will preserve our local food options and farmland, both today and in the future.  We know, and…

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Picnic Basics 101

Picnic Basics 101

Lately I have been a little obsessed with picnics. There’s something about sitting out in nature enjoying a plate full of delicious food that gets you thinking: “Life does not get much simpler than this!”  Whether it’s spur-of-the-moment sandwiches or well-planned out menus, what’s not to love about packing up a basket, inviting some friends…

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