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Port Towns Day 2013

This past weekend, our Technical Advisor, Benny, as well as Gül from the Maryland National Capital Parks and Planning Commission (M-NCPPC), represented ECO City at the 17th Annual Port Towns Day. Hosted by the towns of Bladensburg, Colmar Manor, Cottage City and Edmonston, the event attracted hundreds of people from all over the area for a day of …

Summer Youth: In the Kitchen

It’s a Monday morning, and inside the on-farm kitchen at ECO City Farms, there is the sound of chop-chop-chopping, rinsing of water, and people busy at work. The Summer Youth Program, is holding its weekly cooking class.

Kale, Strawberry, and Mandarin Orange Salad

This is a delicious salad made with a surprising ingredient – raw kale. The dressing is sweet and tart. The strawberries add a zing that really sets it apart.  Our Executive Director highly recommends this one.  Ingredients: 1 bunch Kale 1 lb Strawberries, sliced 1 Can Mandarin Orange Segments (11 oz) 2 Tablespoons Sesame Seeds, toasted Vinaigrette: …