Monthly Archives: August 2012

Big Eddy Farmstand Takes the Locavore Challenge

 

 

What: Big Eddy Farmstand Locavore Challenge

Where: Gerard’s River Grill

              15 Main Street

              Narrowsburg, New York

When: September 15, 2012

            Noon to 3pm

 LIVE MUSIC featuring singer/songwriter Janet Burgan

 $20 in advance * $25 at the door

All proceeds go toward supporting the Big Eddy Farmstand/ Tusten Rural Youth Workforce Development program.

 The Big Eddy Farmstand is pleased to announce that it will be taking the Slow Food UpDeRiva/NOFA-NY 3rd annual LOCAVORE CHALLENGE on September 15th, 2012 from Noon to 3pm at Gerard’s River Grill overlooking the glistening Big Eddy in Narrowsburg, New York.  The Big Eddy Farmstand will provide a tasting menu of locally sourced ingredients including specialty heirloom produce the youth team cultivated over the summer at SkyDog Farm, local honey and maple syrup from Alice Diehl’s dairy farm, eggs from Patty Keesler’s dairy farm, meat from Fitzpatrick’s River Brook Farm and milled flours from the Finger Lakes region.

 

Come One, Come All —– Savor the Narrowsburg Locavore Challenge!

For more information: contact Andrea Reynosa at 845.252.3518

areynosa@skydogprojects.com

Facebook: Big Eddy Farmstand *  www.bigeddyfarmstand.com

 

www.slowfoodupderiva.org * http://www.nofany.org

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READY GET SET TO CHOW DOWN NOFA-NY LOCAVORE CHALLENGE

http://www.nylocavorechallenge.com/

NOFA-NY’s  3rd Annual Locavore challenge is about to begin. September is pot luck party time around the State to celebrate our abundant harvest of local food and a successful farming season for our farmers. Foodies, farmers, environmental groups and friends are already planning parties, classes, and special events to enjoy the harvest and promote the movement toward a more sustainable, organic food system.

Get on board early this year and register, ITS FREE, to demonstrate  interest and support for building  our regional food sheds.  Any special group or business events will be publicized on our calendar. Register online, explore the NY Locavore Challenge website and share it with your friends.

http://www.nylocavorechallenge.com/

AND stay tuned to our blogs  for more information about locavore events in our Region as they develop.

 

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