From Garden to Table

Giving Thanks for Winter Squash

November 27, 2013
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"Of the nearly 500 colonists living at Jamestown in the fall of 1609, only 60 remained by the spring of 1610. This period is remembered as "the starving time". The following year remaining colonists redoubled their efforts to grow enough food. They had only the seeds of English plants that were not well adapted to the heat of the Virginia summer.

From Garden to Table: The One-Block Feast

July 17, 2013
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