Plant a Row for the Hungry - Washington County Extension, University of Maine

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  • 1. Gardeners can make a difference Plant a Row for the Hungry!Would you like to grow some extra fresh produce to donate to our neighbors in need? If so, signup for the 2010 Plant a Row (PAR) program. Gardeners who sign up can receive some freevegetable seeds and a series of helpful educational newsletters.The best crops to donate to local food pantries are simple to prepare, keep well, and are high innutrition. Some excellent choices include: Cabbage Green beans Beets Broccoli Carrots Zucchini Small winter squash Turnips Cucumbers TomatoesJust fill out the enrollment form below and mail or deliver to the Washington County ExtensionOffice by Friday, May 7, 2010. You will be notified when and where you can to pick upseeds. A list of nearby locations and times to drop off the fresh produce will be provided to youthis summer. Plant a Row for the Hungry is a public service campaign of the Garden Writers Association whose goal is to help to feed the hungry by establishing PAR networks in communities everywhere. ------- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -- - - - - - I want to Plant A Row for the hungry in 2010Name ___________________________________ Phone _______________________Mailing Address ___________________________________________________________ _____________________________________, ME _________________Email Address __________________________________________________________ Check here if you prefer to receive newsletters and notification by emailPlease return the enrollment form by May 7, 2010 to: University of Maine Cooperative Extension Washington County Office, 28 Center Street, Machias, ME 04654 call 255-3345 or 1-800-287-1542 (in Maine)A Member of the University of Maine SystemIn complying with the letter and spirit of applicable laws and in pursuing its own goals of diversity, the University of Maine System shall not discriminateon the grounds of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin or citizenship status, age, disability, or veterans status in employment,education, and all other areas of the University. The University provides reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities uponrequest.Questions and complaints about discrimination in any area of the University should be directed to the Office of Equal Opportunity, The University ofMaine, Room 101, 5754 North Stevens Hall, Orono, ME 04469-5754, telephone (207) 581-1226 (voice and TDD).