You are invited to a public forum to discuss the proposed purchase of the Fort River Farm

The Massachusetts Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs has awarded Amherst a grant for $105,665 to help acquire land for development of the proposed Sharing Gardens and Beginning Farmer Incubator at the Fort River Farm in East Amherst.  To … Continue reading

Composting Volunteers need to help compost those pumpkins with the Town of Amherst!

FROM:  Susan Waite, Amherst Recycling Coordinator Hello Friends! A fun project that supports a Sustainable Amherst needs some help.  On November 2nd and 9th (consecutive Saturdays) Amend Organics will be collect discarded jack-o-lantern pumpkins for composting at the Transfer Station … Continue reading