Sustainable Cape News

Truro Farmers’ Market Selling Out at Cape Cod’s Newest Farmers Market as National Farmers Market Week Kicks off August 3rd

By Gus Schumacher
EXECUTIVE VP WHOLESOME WAVE

By Gus Schumacher, Executive VP Wholesome Wave, August 6, 2013 My wife and I stopped by almost too late at Cape Cod’s newest farmers’ market in Truro on July 28th, as some 600 shoppers had already purchased most of the products by 11 am. Francie Randolph and her team...

Truro Farmers Update MA Agriculture Board Chairman, Frank Dabney, at Harvest New England Agricultural Marketing Conference

By Gus Schumacher
EXECUTIVE VP WHOLESOME WAVE

February 27, 2013 Founders of the new Truro Agriculture Fair, Randolph, Rein and DeWitt told Ag Board Chair Fred Dabney of the early success of the first new Massachusetts Ag Fair to be started in decades (in Truro), a fair which attracted some 7,500 visitors.  They...

Alpacas are Adorable

STYLE CARROT

September 11, 2011 “The 3rd annual Truro Agricultural Fair drew a huge crowd last weekend on the Outer Cape. From pie-eating contests and three-legged races, to the Barnyard Beauty Contest (you vote with locally grown beans) and the fiddlers on the bandstand, to the...

Historic Harvest Garden

NATIONAL PARKS SERVICE

“Driving along Old Dewline Road, Highlands Center visitors can now see stalks of corn growing tall in front of the Atlantic Research Center (ARC) Classroom. This Historic Harvest Garden is a project of the newly formed Truro non-profit Sustainable CAPE (Center for...