Paella Recipe

By Brittany Arthur Paella is a dish native to Spain that is traditionally prepared with meat and shellfish. The dish is said to be a perfect union between 2 cultures from Spain, the Romans, for the pan and the Arab, that brought rice. In Spain, the dish is a traditionally sat in the middle of … Continue reading Paella Recipe

The English Major’s Garden

By Lindsay Mensch On Wednesday mornings, I rise before the sun. My sleepy muscles lift my body out from beneath the covers, and I climb down the rungs of my lofted bed. With eyes half shut, I pull a coat over my clothes, devour a granola bar, and grab my water bottle. I walk down the hall, … Continue reading The English Major’s Garden

#msuRISEcomposts: New YouTube Videos!

The Bailey Urban Farm and RISE have recently released two new videos describing our RISE Zero Waste Initiatives and overall RISE program features. We hope you enjoy! #msuRISEcomposts: A Zero-Waste Initiative This short video describes an innovative collaboration to foster zero-waste solutions between MSU RISE (Residential Initiative on the Study of the Environment), Natur-Tec, BASF, the … Continue reading #msuRISEcomposts: New YouTube Videos!

Meet Your Produce: Thyme

Thyme  (Thymus vulgaris)  A common garden herb used in many different styles of cuisine, thyme is a perennial shrub native to the Mediterranean climate with tiny green leaves and an unmistakable scent. The herb's use stretches into antiquity, with both the Greeks and Egyptians having recorded different applications, both medicinally and culturally. The Greeks thought … Continue reading Meet Your Produce: Thyme