Week 6: August 12- August 18

Week 6: August 12- August 18

Aug. 2, 2021 by

Coming up with fun and tasty recipes is difficult, especially for a vegetarian. I have been a vegetarian for more than four years now, and creating diverse and easy recipes is challenging. In the past, I would make the same

CSA Week 5: August 5- August 11

CSA Week 5: August 5- August 11

Aug. 1, 2021 by

In 2016, the New Roots Cooperative Farm was formed. Since then, the farmers have been working extremely hard to expand their land and create more space for their delicious crops; however, the farmers still need help from the local community.

CSA Week 3: July 22-28

Jul. 21, 2021 by

Once again, New Roots has started making deliveries! Every Wednesday, the farmers drive all over Maine to give delicious vegetables to members and buyers of New Roots. The drivers, Muhammad and Kenny, Bates’ 22, leave the farm around noon and

CSA Week 4: July 29-August 4

CSA Week 4: July 29-August 4

Jul. 20, 2021 by

The farmers of New Roots graduated from the New American Sustainable Agriculture Program (NASAP) in 2006, and since then, they have integrated their education into their farming. They combine their traditional farming techniques in Somalia with their new American customs

CSA Week 2: July 14- 21

Jul. 14, 2021 by

During the last few weeks and the remainder of the summer, two students have put in many hours dedicated to New Roots Cooperation through Bates Purposeful Work. Since early June, Kenny Aruwajoye Bates’ 22 and I have been helping the