Category: The Big Picture

What A Year Can Bring: Fallen Tree Center for a Resilient Future: 15 Months On

It was just about fifteen months ago that we closed on the derelict property on Muriel Street that was to be renovated and turned into a neighborhood center for promoting sustainable living models. With this short article, we’d like to update you on what the last year has brought us at Fallen Tree, the name […]

Category: The Big Picture

Cornell Students Bring Affordable and Quality Food to Campus

Statistics from the 2015 Perception of Undergraduate Life and Student Experiences (PULSE) Survey suggest 1 in 5 Cornell students are food insecure.  This means  they skip meals because they have financial constraints. This troubling statistic is what led Cornell students’ Emma Johnson and Mark Stefanko, (now graduates) to tackle this issue head-on.  They envisioned a […]

10th Annual Holiday Pottery Sale to benefit Healthy Food For All

From “Healthy Food for All” Organization: When: Saturday December 17th 11-2pm Where: The studio at 379 Gunderman Rd. in Danby What: Amazing deals on unique, locally made artisan crafts. You’ll find mugs, tumblers, pitchers, bowls, vases, teapots, plates and so much more at ridiculously low prices, as well as pots by Renata Wadsworth, Lola Schissel, Silene Deciucies, David Kingsbury […]

Category: Food & Eating

Holiday Food and Gift Market @ Press Bay Alley Dec. 22!

Join Groundswell Center for Local Food and Farming, the Finger Lakes Meat Project and Press Bay Alley for the annual December Holiday Market, Tuesday, December 22 from 4:30-7:30pm. Get all the wonderful food and beverages you need for your holiday dinners from local farmers, bakers and chefs! Great gift giving options as well! Participating vendors […]

Developing your Farm or Food Business

Groundswell Center for Local Food & Farming    presents: Developing your Farm or Food Business Tuesdays, January 24, 31, February 7, 14, 21 6-9pm Ithaca NY Fee: $150 This  5-session course is specifically for people in the early stages of developing a farm or food business.  Whether you are just launching your business or have been […]