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Harvest Season is Party Season

DJ and dancing, costume contest, cider-pressing, fresh munchies: sounds like a great Halloween party, right? Add the perfect setting—a harvest-season garden, with flowers still in bloom, and a few fruits and vegetables still on the vine—and you’ve got this year’s… 664 more words

Community Engagement

Growing Food Connections Policy Database

Municipalities and counties got a big boost yesterday, in Lexington, KY at the American Farmland Trust National Conference, with the unveiling of a searchable database with more than 100 newly adopted innovative, local government food system policies that can be shared and adapted across the country. 453 more words

Food Systems

Social Soup: The Big Picture on Eating Local in Utah

Tuesday, from noon to 1:30 p.m., the second Social Soup of the semester will serve up a panel discussion on ‘Eating Local In Utah’–accompanied by free, hearty bowls of vegetarian soup. 158 more words