Category: Food & Eating

August 2016: Food Pantries, Hot Meals, and other Programs

From Friendship Donations Network: Food Pantries, Hot Meals, and other Programs served by Friendship Donations Network in Tompkins and nearby counties. Friendship Donations Network (FDN) provides produce, breads, desserts, dairy, deli, and groceries (if available) to the programs listed below. For a complete listing of food pantries and community meals in Tompkins County, please visit: […]

Category: The Big Picture

Farm to Fork Fundraisers!

“Dine amongst the fields. Food harvested from just steps away and from neighboring artisanal producers, paired with award winning wine, craft cider or beer. 100% of the proceeds benefit Healthy Food For All.”   www.healthyfoodforall.org  JULY 31- Harvest Dinner @ Sweet Land Farm (SOLD OUT) AUG 10 — Family Friendly Flatbreads on the Farm SEPT 11 — […]

Category: The Big Picture

Mapping Scarcity in a Land of Plenty

This article first appeared in Edible Finger Lakes in 2012: The Finger Lakes region produces an amazing array and quantity of food on more than 2 million acres of farmland. Common staples, cutting-edge varietals and rediscovered heirlooms sprout from the landscape. With so much abundant fresh local produce, some might assume that we all enjoy […]