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2 10, 2017

Visit your local orchard to Pick For Your Neighbor

Woodchuck Hard Cider employees picked more than 2,000 pounds of apples to donate to the Vermont Foodbank through Pick For Your Neighbor. October 2nd, 2017 - Now that apple season is at its peak, the Vermont Foodbank’s Pick for Your Neighbor program is in full swing at 16 participating orchards throughout Vermont, with [...]

1 09, 2017

Pick For Your Neighbor

  Pick for your Neighbor benefits the Vermont Foodbank by increasing the amount of fresh, healthy produce available for distribution to our network partner food shelves and meal sites throughout Vermont while also helping increase business for local orchards. During apple harvest season, individuals, civic groups and companies are encouraged to visit a participating orchard [...]

13 10, 2015

Woodchuck Hard Cider Picks For Your Neighbor

Now that apple season is at its peak, the Vermont Foodbank’s Pick for Your Neighbor is in full swing at 20 participating orchards throughout Vermont, with renewed underwriting support from Woodchuck Hard Cider. During apple harvest season, the Vermont Foodbank encourages individuals, families, civic groups and companies to visit participating u-pick apple orchards to pick [...]

9 09, 2014

Pick for Your Neighbor

During apple harvest season, individuals, civic groups and companies are encouraged to visit a participating orchard to pick and purchase extra apples for donation to the Vermont Foodbank. Pick for your Neighbor benefits the Vermont Foodbank by increasing the amount of fresh, healthy produce available for distribution to our network partner food shelves and meal [...]

30 09, 2013

Meatless Monday Featured Fruit: Apples

This Meatless Monday, we feature apples, with growing, storage and prep tips, as well as recipes for Homemade Applesauce and Easier-Than-Pie Apple Crisp from Vermont Fresh: A Fruit and Vegetable Handbook.  And if you want to pick your own apples, be sure to visit the orchards participating in our Pick for Your Neighbor program.  At [...]

6 09, 2013

Hunger Action Month: Together We Can Solve Hunger

September is Hunger Action Month, when we ask everyone to take action to fight hunger in their community, all month long. Hunger Action Month is your opportunity to join a movement that has a real and lasting impact on our effort to feed more Vermonters than ever before. Whether it’s by advocating and raising awareness, [...]