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Category: Food & Eating

Lecture: Bread, Wine, Chocolate: Saving and Savoring Our Favorite Endangered Foods

Cornell Plantations Fall Lecture Series: The Audrey O’Connor Lecture featuring author Simran Sethi Wednesday, October 26, 2016 at 7:30pm Alice Statler Auditorium 7 East Ave, Ithaca, NY 14850, USA Bread, Wine, Chocolate: Saving and Savoring Our Favorite Endangered Foods Embedded in every conversation about feeding people, conserving natural resources and ensuring a healthy diet, is the […]

Lessons From The Land: Seeking Submissions for Winter Small Farms Quarterly

Tell us your stories about Tools on the Farm or Homestead Groundswell Center for Local Food & Farming and the Cornell Small Farms Program have teamed up to create a column called “Lessons from the Land,” which first appeared in the Fall 2016 issue of the Small Farm Quarterly. The column, title “Water: Woes and […]

Category: The Big Picture

Will Maguire Automotive Expand to Community Garden Space?

Ryan Clover, for EcoDefense Radio, interviews Devon Jenkins and Chris Trudeau regarding site development/expansive project for Maguire Automotive.  This development would take place near the Ithaca Community Gardens and The Farmer’s Market location at Steamboat Landing. For more information on this proposal and to for information on how to state your opinion to the city […]

Groundswell Center for Local Food and Farming seeks Proposals for 2017 Programs

Groundswell Center for Local Food and Farming is currently soliciting proposals for our 2017 classes, technical courses and workshops. In the past, our most successful programs have been inspired by and taught or organized by practitioners themselves (Orchards, CRAFT Tours, Scything to name a few). We believe the passion from you about a topic you know well and […]

Category: Food & Eating

Friendship Donations Network Info!

Friendship  Donations  Network  (FDN)  provides produce, breads, desserts, dairy, and groceries to the programs listed at the following link: http://friendshipdonations.org/pantry-schedule/. Printer friendly version available  here. Friendship Donations Network rescues fresh, nutritious food  that would otherwise be thrown away from stores and farms and redistributes it to neighbors in need. We  provide  food  donations to hunger […]

Category: The Big Picture

How Secure is Our Food Supply in the Face of Climate Change?  

Thursday, October 13th  from 6 – 8:30 pm  at First Presbyterian Church, 315 N. Cayuga St, Ithaca Free & open to all; Free dinner provided! This community forum will start at 6 PM with an Ethiopian Dinner prepared by Addisu Gebre who is involved with the Cooperative Extension Food Entrepreneur Network.  At 6:30 PM, keynote speaker Mike Hoffman, Director […]