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The Tyrrell County Center Local Foods contact is Natalie Wayne.

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Protein and the Med Way

What comes to mind when you think of protein? A big, juicy steak? Maybe a delicious pork roast? Did …

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Pumpkin Season Is Here

When we think of Fall, pumpkins often come to mind. Whether for carving, decorating, or eating, pumpkins are the …

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A Healthy Taste of Mexico!

Mexican food is as diverse as it is delicious, but how healthy is it? Traditional recipes are healthier than …

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Part 2 - Meal Prep 101

Tips and Tricks for a Better Meal Prep Experience: It may be difficult at first and take a little more …

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Meal Prep 101

Always wanted to be a meal prepper, but never got around to doing it? What supplies do you need? …

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Mom's Zucchini Bread

Who has an abundance of zucchini in your garden, raise your hand? Who has an abundance of zucchini in …

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Summer Corn Salad

Summer Corn Salad Ingredients 6 ears corn, husked and cleaned 3 large tomatoes, diced 1 large onion, diced ¼ cup chopped fresh basil ¼ cup …

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