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5 hrs ago |

Save The Taste of Summer In A Jar

One of the best things about summer is all the fresh, locally grown food. It tastes so much better than the stuff trucked in from who knows where that you find in the stores in the middle of winter, and costs much less.


Related Topix: Recipes, Life, Food, Vegetables, Home Gardening, Home

9 hrs ago | The Austin Chronicle

First Look: Dai Due

After taking inspiration for his business model from an old Italian proverb, Dai Due Butcher Shop and Supper Club proprietor Jesse Griffiths stuck with the famous Texas adage about "dancing with the ones who brung you" when his new brick-and-mortar eatery opened this week.


Related Topix: Texas, Life, Food, Dining, Baked Goods, Bread, Austin, TX

11 hrs ago | Finance and Commerce

Top Projects: Oaks Station Place

Editor's note: This is the 13th installment in Finance & Commerce's Top Projects of 2013 series.


Related Topix: Minneapolis, MN, Life, Food

15 hrs ago |

Retired cop Craig Sirna still serving public as successful farmer,...

Craig Sirna, a cop for most of his life, had little experience or knowledge of farming, but that didn't stop him from trying and eventually succeeding in a big way.


Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, Bedford Heights, OH, Solon, OH, Life, Food, Vegetables, Beef, Meat

16 hrs ago | The Times-Picayune

Community Center at Christwood begins 'Lunch and Learn Series'

The Community Center at Christwood in Covington will launch its "Lunch and Learn Series" on August 27 from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. with a presentation and tasting by Good Eggs, a burgeoning on-line grocery store whose mission is to grow and sustain local food systems worldwide.


Related Topix: Covington, LA, Life, Food, Vegetables

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Stockton urban farm creating community and support

Much like the TV sitcom Green Acres , PUENTES Farm is the place to be for farm-living and -learning.


Related Topix: Life, Vegetables, Agriculture, Science, Home Gardening, Home

Kevin, M.D.

The dilemma of eating locally-sourced foods

In my pediatric nutrition practice, I often preach about getting more fruits and vegetables into the diets of the children I see.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Vegetables, Medicine, Nutrition

Santa Cruz Sentinel

Santa Cruz's Sean Venus sees artisanal spirits as next big thing for locavores

Sean Venus prepares the 600-liter copper alembic still at Venus Spirits for his next batch.

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Related Topix: Argentina, World News, Life, Food, Beer, Baked Goods, Bread, Santa Cruz, CA

Connect Savannah

Locavores on Wilmington

IT'S THE bright star of socially conscious cuisine, yet to those of us who remember big family gardens, grandmothers canning summer berries and peaches, weekly trips to the farmers market, or fishing & shrimping in the nearby creeks as just another weekend pastime... well, we may wonder what all the fuss is about.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Dining, Wilmington Island, GA, Chatham County, GA, Savannah, GA, Duck, Meat

Mon Aug 18, 2014


Hens could soon be coming to an Edmonton backyard near you

"It has been a long time coming. Personally, I applied to have chickens in my backyard in 2009 and again in 2010," said Laura Klassen Russell, one of the urban hen supporters who flocked to City Hall Monday to urge the move.


Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, Life, Food

Cleveland Garlic Festival, September 6-7, promises lively flavors in Shaker Square

An unmistakable aroma, appetizing and enticing, will rise throughout Shaker Square when the fifth annual Cleveland Garlic Festival starts sizzling, Friday and Saturday Sept.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Food Festival, Garlic, Family, Kids


Putin Turns Russians into Locavores - Whether They Like It or Not

While a government-sanctioned local food movement might be a distant dream for American locavores, it's currently becoming a reality in Russia where President Vladimir Putin recently banned a long list of imported foods from the country's stores.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Vladimir Putin, Agriculture, Science


Locavore opens today at Potawatomi Hotel

The flashy-but-casual dining restaurant, located adjacent to the hotel lobby, features globally-inspired dishes prepared with local and sustainable foods.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Dining, Milwaukee, WI

Sun Aug 17, 2014

Pique News Magazine

Food, glorious, slow, local and organic food

Food, glorious, slow, local and organic food: from small-scale organics producers to a farm to table eatery, Pemberton is all about farm fresh food.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Slow Food, Canada, Vegan, Nutrition

Sat Aug 16, 2014

The Republic

Fresh take: Morning Glory Locavore

"Locavore is a term used to describe people interested in eating locally grown food," she said.


Related Topix: Life, Food

Fri Aug 15, 2014

Stephen Jardine: To every season turn, eat local

As WE reach the tail-end of summer, we're also seeing the last of our seasonal soft fruits in the shops.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Fruits, Vegetables

The Jersey Journal

Classic Car Tour De Farm Oct. 4 through Somerset and Hunterdon counties

The first annual Classic Car Tour De Farm, New Jersey is a tasting tour of Central New Jersey's farms.


Related Topix: Hunterdon County, NJ, Somerset County, NJ, Life, Food, Boonton, NJ


Want to Raise Chickens Like Gisele, Julia, and Jen? Wea ve Got All the Info You Need

Early morning feedings, afternoon coop cleaning, egg collecting-who wants to do that? Evidently, celebrities.


Related Topix: Life, Food


Meet Vladimir Putin, a new convert to the locavore movement

Vladimir Putin is forcing Russians to become locavores, whether they like it or not.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Vladimir Putin, Agriculture, Science

Lake Cowichan Gazette

Finding local food bit of a process

Local food production has been on my mind a lot lately, much in part to the proliferation of fruit stands that I see on old Dewdney Trunk Road on my way to and from work.


Related Topix: Life, Fruits, Food, Baked Goods, Bread, Weather, Natural Disasters, Drought, Vegetables, Agriculture, Science