Harvest Report: Potatoes and Squash

As the weather consistently hits 100 degrees, the growth of some of the crops we rely upon are hitting their stride. Whether it be in the fields of the companies and organizations which donate hundreds of thousands of pounds of potatoes from all over our state each year, to the potatoes and squash that is […]

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Harvest Report: More Partners Step Up to Help

We received news this month that Peaceful Belly Farms will be helping us provide produce to partners near them. They’ve committed to donating their excess produce to pantries and partners. This is great news for partners who are always hoping to find more ways to provide nutritious and wholesome foods. Peaceful Belly is just another […]

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Harvest Report: Summer Crops Growing Strong

The picture above is produce from Blue Barn Produce in Notus. They’ve donated portions of their yield to help solve hunger over the years. You can see it’s growing strong as we go deeper into the summer. It’s not just corn! You can also see JC Watson onion growing in Parma and looking robust. More […]

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Harvest Report: Spring Blossoms

Above is a picture of plums growing at the LDS Orchard in Caldwell. They’re green and they definitely aren’t ripe, but they’re signs of great things to come for this growing season. The Orchard is a donor of ours, giving hundreds of thousands of pounds of fresh produce every year. Last year was below average […]

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New Season at Prison Farm

Another season has begun at the Prison Farm at the Southern Idaho Correctional Institution (SICI). The 10-acre field produced about 388,000 pounds of fresh produce for Idahoans in need in the last harvest, and we’re expecting to see that same total this year, with winter squash, peppers and some corn as well. This tractor, donated […]

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