Farmer-Buyer Networking Event

Announcement from CCE-Tompkins: NOTE: This event is geared towards farmers and wholesale buyers, not the general public. Come on down to Steamboat Landing for a fantastic networking opportunity! Area farmers will meet with restaurant managers, caterers, and retail buyers interested in purchasing more local food. We’ll do a quick round of introductions followed by networking […]

Category: The Big Picture

Refugee-run restaurant offers more than food

A Syracuse restaurant, “With Love,” is making headlines as an unusual eatery with an unusual mission. The Onondaga Community College-sponsored restaurant, “aims to give entrepreneurs—largely refugees and other immigrants, but also aspiring American-born people—a workspace and start-up funding to launch their own food businesses,” explains an article in Saveur Magazine. “It functions as a series of pop-ups: […]