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Author: Jordan Marr  •  Date: May 26, 2016

Farming With Kids

Farming is hard work. It is long days pulling weeds to make enough room for vegetables to grow, checking on them to make sure that they are picked at just the right time, etc. And every day is different depending on the weather. The work is c...

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Author: Leon Kaye  •  Date: May 15, 2016

Annual Farm Subsidies to Reach 10-Year High

It is never easy to be a farmer, with constant threats ranging from bad weather to pests to volatile commodity prices. The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has long operated a crop-subsidy program in order to protect farmers from such ex...

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Author: Matt Gomez  •  Date: November 6, 2015

Feed The Valley Holiday Program

Valley First and Enderby & District Financial will support local food banks with their annual Feed the Valley Holiday program November 16-December 12 in all locations.  Members, staff and the community are encouraged to tak...

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Author: Matt Gomez  •  Date: September 1, 2015

Farm Bag Fundraiser

Having recently raised over $940,000 and collected almost 65, 000 pounds of food, Valley First's Feed the Valley program will continue to increase efforts in raising awareness through partnerships such as Farm Bag fundraiser.  &...

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