Visit Us Virtually at These Upcoming Events!

While we won’t be able to see many of you in person at spring fairs and farmer’s markets this season, we have been working hard to provide you with many exciting online events! Check out our scheduled webinars as well as the fairs scheduled for this fall, and don’t forget to check our Events page

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Food for Thought: Diverting Wasted Food From Higher Education

Forty percent of food in America is wasted; yet even while we are throwing away edible food, one in eight Americans remain food insecure. This discrepancy between resource availability and need is important now more than ever. With the COVID-19 pandemic sweeping the globe, many food service providers are finding themselves left with surplus food

CET Recognized by EPA for Food Waste Recovery

We’re excited to share that the US EPA is awarding seven local New England organizations with recognition for their work keeping wasted food out of landfills and incinerators and putting it to better use, and we’re one of them! The awards are part of the EPA’s Food Recovery Challenge (FRC). In challenging times like these,

Flock to EcoBuilding Bargains: Build a Chicken Coop [for Cheep]!

We’ve all been feeling cooped up lately. For some people, this means spending all day tweeting, but at our reuse store, EcoBuilding Bargains, customers have been crowing over materials to build chicken coops! Raising chickens is a great way to get fresh eggs, teach children about where our food comes from, and become involved in

Earth Day Celebrates 50 Years!

This year, April 22, 2020, marks the 50th anniversary of Earth Day! The first official Earth Day was held in 1970, when 22 million Americans engaged in rallies, marches, and educational programs to advocate for clean air, land, and water. Since then, Earth Day has grown to become a global celebration raising awareness of environmental issues