Gleaning Farm-Fresh Food For Those in Need
Reducing Food Waste and Food Insecurity
A Project of the Foodshed Alliance
LocalShare, a program of the Foodshed Alliance, works with farmers in our area to collect surplus produce for distribution to food banks, church food pantries and soup kitchens.
We are grateful to our partner farms for their generosity in working with us and donating their produce:
Race Farm, Blairstown
Longmeadow Farm, Hope
Caristi Farm, Blairstown
Brook Hollow Farm, Columbia
Mathez Farm, Columbia
Godlewsky Farm, Allamuchy
Ort Farms, Long Valley
School Lunch Farm, Hackettstown
Poplar Wood Farm, Port Murray
Valley View Farm, Newton
If you would like to work with LocalShare to glean at your farm, please contact Christine Parauda at 908-619-7232.
Joe Caristi of Caristi Farm in Blairstown serves fresh watermelon juice to our volunteer gleaners.