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What's in season this week at The North Union Farmer's Market?? TOMATOS! This week's seasonal recipe, available on our Pinterest page by clicking the picture below, is Roasted Cherry Tomato Chutney on Squash
About 90% of the energy used for washing clothes is for heating the water. There are two ways to reduce the amount of energy used for washing clothes‚ÄĒuse less water and use cooler water. Unless you're dealing with oily stains, the warm or cold water setting on your machine will generally do a good job of cleaning your clothes. Switching your temperature setting from hot to warm can cut a load's energy use in half.
What's in season this week at¬†The North Union Farmer's Market? PEPPERS!!
A typical home uses 200-700 kiloWatt-hours per year with its range/oven. To become more energy efficient with your range/oven, follow these tips: Only use pots and pans with flat bottoms on the stove. ¬†Include more stews, stir-frys (With PEPPERS), and other single-dish meals in your menus.
What's in season this week at¬†The North Union Farmer's Market? Raspberries and cold weather crops (Pumpkin, broccoli, cauliflower, etc.) This week's seasonal recipe, available on our Pinterest page by clicking the picture below, is Sweet Corn and Raspberry Ice Cream.
Change your filter regularly! Check your filter every month, especially during heavy use months (winter and summer). If the filter looks dirty after a month, change it. At a minimum, change the filter every 3 months.
What's in season this week at The North Union Farmer's Market? Apples, grapes, and meat!
Dry towels and heavier cottons in a separate load from lighter-weight clothes.