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Northern Onondaga Public Library Grows a Greener Community with its LibraryFarm Program

While perusing the offerings in an outdoor little free library, a hand passes over a number of books titled ‘Hydroponics,’ ‘Pest Maintenance’ and ‘Water Efficiency.’ After a slight pause, the hand finds its target: A petite onion still crusted with a layer of soil. Jill Youngs, Library Manager of the Cicero branch of Northern Onondaga Public Library (NOPL), presents the

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Hamilton Food Cupboard’s Greenhouse Offers Fresh Food for Spring

Central New Yorkers watched spring wriggle its way into May through cold, warm and rainy unpredictable days. Now that the season seems to have arrived, the promise of green means more outdoor time to begin planting and enjoying berries, carrots and peas in what can be a very short season. In Hamilton, New York, Hamilton’s Food Cupboard decided not to

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