local food

Local Food Advocate, Leda Meredith on ConcreteFood.com Radio

By geneva

For those of you that missed ConcreteFood.com’s live Web cast on Blog Talk Radio, listen below for the show.

ConcreteFood.com spoke with Leda Meredith, an educator, professional dancer and local food advocate. She spent a year eating only food produced within 250 miles of her Brooklyn apartment. She is the author of Botany, Ballet and Dinner [...]

Local Food in NYC: Conversation with Leda Meredith, LIVE THIS EVENING

By kieran

Tonight, Thursday, May 7, at 6:00 p.m., join ConcreteFood.com on Blog Talk Radio, for a conversation with New York City locavore Leda Meredith.
You can call in to listen to the show live at this phone number: (646) 478-4102
UPDATE: If you missed it live, you can listen to the archived show here.

Earth Day NYC Takes on Food Challenge

By geneva

Across the country environmental groups, municipalities, and citizens are coming together in a variety of ways to celebrate Earth Day. New York City is raising awareness by holding EarthFair 2009 this weekend at Grand Central Station. In addition to initiatives that aim to reduce carbon emissions, help endangered animals, and plant more trees, attention is [...]

Interested in Local Food in New York City?

By kieran

Jacquie Berger, the executive director of Just Food, answered questions about local food last week from readers of the City Room blog of the New York Times. Just Food is a nonprofit organization that is working to create a sustainable food system in New York City.
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