Share you garden with Hillside Produce Cooperative

Here’s a wonderful idea!  Too many tomatoes?  Tired of chard?  Why not share your extra produce with the Hillside Produce Cooperative at this free, local, organic food exchange! Saturday FEB 19, 2011 From Hillside Produce Cooperative: If you would like to participate in THIS SATURDAY’S exchange: Send and email to: by Thursday, February 17th.. read more →

Produce Exchange

Hillside Produce latest exchange happens this Saturday, January 14th Want to learn more?  Visit the website Want to participate?  Be in touch with Hillside by this Thursday at noon. Here’s a run down of the process:              *Produce drop-off will be in Glassell Park 90065 THIS SATURDAY any time BEFORE NOON.        .. read more →

Trees for free & Produce for trade

North East Tress is hosting a tree giveaway and Hillside Produce Cooperative will have an exchange, both this Saturday.  Read on tho learn more: Under the Million Trees LA initiative, North East Trees and the Arroyo Seco Neighborhood Council are bringing a Free Shade Event to our communities. This event will provide free shade trees.. read more →

Hillside Produce Exchange – Saturday March 19

Saturday, March 19th ~ Hillside Produce Cooperative hosts a FREE exchange of fruits, vegetables, herbs, and flowers.  If you would like to participate in the exchange: send word to by Thursday, March 17th at 12pm. In this email, please include: What you’ll be bringing fruit, vegetable, herb, flower, and other interesting food-related-contribution-wise (mmm…baked-goods, honey,.. read more →

Share the crops

Unless the gopher/mole has already done so, here is another opportunity to lighten the load from your veggie garden, over-producing hens, fruit trees or flower garden and get something in exchange.  Hillside Produce Cooperative is hosting their next exchange this Saturday, July 30 in Glassell Park.   read more →

Share the bounty!

When your garden bounty is TOO bountiful, here’s a great resource!  Food Forward – they pick fruit and donate it to local food banks. Donation (fruit) is tax deductible for home owner.Courtesy of my good friend, Pamela Burgess Another option – Saturday May 28th is the next Hillside Produce Cooperative exchange – FREE exchange of.. read more →

Victory Garden workshops at Milagro Allegro

Milagro Allegro is one of eighteen sites in Los Angeles County this Spring to offer the UC Cooperative Extension “Grow LA Victory Garden Initiative” course. Learn to grow your own vegetables quickly and easily in containers, in your backyard or at a community garden. Join together with local families and neighborhoods to share your experiences,.. read more →