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Community Potato Gleaning

“My grandfather used to say that once in your life you need a doctor, a lawyer, a policeman and a preacher, but every day, three times a day, you need a farmer.” ~ Brenda Schoepp 

GREAT EXPERIENCE FOR EVERYONE

The TinCap Berry Farm has graciously donated a field for the community to glean and give to the local food banks.  It is a great experience for Families, Friends, Schools, Youth Groups, Churches and You. You will be blessed by being a blessings.  Yes… students you will get community hours too… Win Win! 

GIVE BACK TO YOUR COMMUNITY

“Unless someone like you cares a whole awful lot,Nothing is going to get better. It’s not.” ― Dr. Seuss, The Lorax

MAKE A DIFFERENCE

Taking a few hours to glean potatoes makes an amazing difference to your community. Your investment blesses the local area Food Banks, Loaves & Fishes and Common Ground. 

commUNITY GLEANING INFORMATION

INFORMATION:

WHEN: October 15th @ 9:00am – 5:00pm (Rain Dates October 22)
LUNCH: Tailgate lunch provided ~ Chili & Soup
WHERE: Tincap Berry Farm 5418 New Dublin Rd. (Across the Road) Tincap Ontario

WHY:  For the last 7 years the Tincap Berry Farm has been giving back to their community. They plant a field of potatoes to be specifically gleaned/harvested and given away to the Local Food Charities. Last year they gave away 15,000lbs (6804 Kgs) to:
 • Brockville Harvest Share
 • Loaves & Fishes
 • Pier Community Outreach Common Ground
 • Prescott Food Bank
 • Prescott’s Kings Kitchen

BRING A FRIEND AND MAKE A DIFFERENCE

This year we want to make sure every potato gets dug up and bagged with you and your family & friends help.
 
So on October 15th bring your family/friends and come out to support your community with the simple act of pulling potatoes from the ground.

FYI STUDENTS:  Students looking for community hours this is a great way to earn them.