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Arbor Day

Featured Holiday – Arbor Day

The last Friday in April is Arbor Day, a time dedicated to planting trees and greening up our surroundings. Arbor Day began in Nebraska in 1872, a time when the state’s settlers wanted to improve their then-barren landscape with greenery.

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Nut Roast

1 onion diced 1 pepper diced 3 T. olive oil 1 cup brown rice, cooked 1/3 cup wheat germ, oats or matzoh meal 1 cup diced tomatoes 1 cup ground pecans, walnuts or almonds 1 egg, beaten 3 T. minced parsley or 1 T. parsley flakes ¾ tsp salt ¼ tsp paprika Preheat oven to…

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Arbor Day Fruit Bars

1 ¾ cups oil 1 ¾ cups honey 5 eggs 1 T. cinnamon 4 cups flour 2 cups raisins 2 c. chopped dates 2 c. chopped figs 2 c chopped walnuts Preheat oven to 350. Grease two 10x by 15 jelly roll pans. In a large mixer bowl, combine all ingredients and mix well. Divide…

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