Recipe of the Week: Baked Acorn Squash Fries

Yummy, crispy, simple and this variety was offered at last weekend’s P.O.W.W.O.W.  Acorn Squash is rich in nutrients, such as fiber, vitamin C, potassium and magnesium. Baked Acorn Squash Fries from Heather at Key Ingredient View other delicious and healthy recipes of the week from our previous postings.    

Produce Map: Find Your P.O.W.W.O.W. PopUp Market (UnScheduled) for Saturday, October 20th, 6-9am

We will be hosting our P.O.WW.O.W. unscheduled popup markets for the months of September and October as our summer season markets end on Saturday, October 20th with 2 market location(s).  Due to the limited produce donations for each Saturday during the two months, our market location(s) will be posted by mid-week and hours will be from 6-9am.  The new produce[…]

Produce Map: Find Your P.O.W.W.O.W. Market for Saturday, June 23rd, 6-9am (Unless Specified)

Ready to shop at our 2017/2018 Produce on Wheels With-Out Waste Summer Season Market Distribution? Come out and join us at any of our 7 markets this Saturday, June 23rd from the hours of 6:00am – 9:00am (Unless Specified) where you’ll be able to shop for up to 70lbs of fresh, rescued produce with a $12[…]

Share a Recipe: Roasted Veggie and Black Bean Tacos

This recipe is courtesy of Cooking Classy. If you have a similar recipe please leave a comment here, we love to hear from our P.O.W.W.O.W. supporters! Roasted Veggie and Black Bean Tacos Prep Time: 15 minutes Cook Time: 20 minutes Yield: Makes enough for about 9 tacos Ingredients 3 medium tomatoes, cored and seeded, diced*[…]

Share a Recipe: Pickled Tomatoes

  Right now is tomato season for us here at the Food Bank, for you this means lots of tomatoes at each of our upcoming Produce on Wheels Without Waste market’s. Some weekends like this most recent one, at least 20lbs of the 60lbs many of our supporters took home were tomatoes. Don’t miss out,[…]

Share a Recipe: Breakfast Quiche

This is a great recipe, especially since it includes a lot of items we typically have available at our Produce on Wheels With-Out Waste markets. Let us know if you have any recipes, we’re always looking and happy to feature your ideas. Recipe By:Rebekah Richards “Perfect for breakfast, this vegetarian quiche also makes a great[…]

Share a Recipe: Robert’s Cheesy Garlic Chicken Bacon Spaghetti Squash

This recipe comes to you via P.O.W.W.O.W. supporter Heather, and her 7 year old son, Robert. This is definitely going into our ‘must try’ recipes, let us know what you think about it, or share one of your own if you have one! Ingredients: 4oz cream cheese soft 16 oz heavy cream 6 garlic cloves[…]

Share a Recipe: Eggplant Casserole

  So many amazing recipe’s to try, this one calls for two things that any regular Produce on Wheels With – Out Waste supporter will definitely have on hand; tomatoes and eggplants! As always, feel free to share your recipe with us in the comments below, we’d love to try new things!! Ingredients for soaking[…]

Recipe: Italian Squash Zucchini Pie

While searching for recipe’s to share we came across this one, we like it because it’s still pretty simple to prep and get into the oven, but it produces a pretty full meal. Do you have any squash recipe’s you want to share? Ingredients 3 cups of cubed Zucchini 2 cloves chopped garlic 1 medium[…]

Recipe: Crispy Baked String Beans Fries

We are going to stick to this theme of finding a way to turn all of our produce into a version of fries! Nothing wrong with that, right? Earlier we shared this great recipe for acorn squash fries, and now we have this amazing recipe for baked green bean fries. It seems pretty easy to[…]

Borderlands Food Bank supports community based composting programs

What is Compost? Compost is the end product of decomposition: It is part of the earth’s biological cycle of growth and decay. Organic materials, fruit and vegetables scraps, leaves, grass clippings, twigs, coffee grinds, etc., break down (thanks to the help of microorganisms, oxygen, and water) into dark, loose crumbly material that resembles rich soil.[…]