Just Food For Thought

Wednesday, July 30, 2014

On Friday, July 11th, Just Food and United Way of NYC kicked off the 2014 Local Produce Link farm trip season. Forty-two visitors from four Bronx-based pantries headed to South Cairo, NY to visit their farmers, Deb and Pete Kavakos of Stoneledge Farm. It was one of a series of annual trips designed to generate excitement about fresh vegetables, build relationships between family farms...

Local Produce Link
Tuesday, July 5, 2011

Where do food pantry staff and volunteers go to unleash their inner food geek? This spring, Just Food hosted a series of Veggie Educator trainings, which brought together 90 food pantry staff and volunteers to taste and talk about a rainbow of vegetables from golden beets to purple carrots, Swiss chard and purslane to banana peppers and more.

The Veggie Educator trainings are part of Just Food's Local Produce Link program, which helps food pantries and other emergency food programs...

Local Produce Link