Farm to Table Pittsburgh Blog

NEW! Build your own CSA Farm Share!

Exciting news from our friends at NWPA Growers: Based on feedback from some of you, we have added a new type of Vegetable Share: Select. Now you can build your own share to satisfy your family’s tastes. More lettuce and less kale? Done. Hate onions but love tomatoes? Check. Customize your share each week. Take…

It’s Time: CSA Share Sign Up

It’s getting warmer, and it’s that time of year!  Time to sign up for your local CSA share! What IS a CSA? “CSA Stands for Community Supported Agriculture. CSA allows city residents to have direct access to high quality, fresh produce grown locally by regional farmers. When you become a member of a CSA, you’re purchasing…

Senior Farmers’ Market Nutrition Program

The annual Senior Farmers’ Market Nutrition Program (SFMNP) is available to eligible consumers across the county. Those eligible will receive one set of checks / vouchers to be spent at participating farmers’ markets. Each set is worth a total of  $20.00 (issued as four worth $5.00 each). Seniors may have a proxy acquire the checks…

Where’s The Money: Accessing Funds for Farm Projects

Garret and Natalie Love moved home to the farm three years ago after serving full-time in the Ohio Air National Guard for eight and 11 years, respectively. The farm, established by Garret’s grandparents in 1953, has seen multiple species; first, dairy cattle, then hogs, and now they raise black angus beef.   The Loves market their…

PRLA – Is your food safety certificate current?

Is your food safety certificate current? Don’t let your food safety certification lapse. Food safety is critical to your operation—make sure you and your staff are in compliance with the law by having a current food safety certificate. PRLA offers a variety of convenient course options for the ServSafe® Manager Food Safety Certification, which is…

2017 Conference: Just 2 Short Weeks Away!
2017 Farm to Table Pittsburgh Conference Speaker Schedule Published
Call for recipes: Roots Cookbook, Celebrating Cultural Diversity
Join us at Scratch March 8: Half the Sky, in honor of A Day without a Woman
11th Annual Farm to Table Pittsburgh Conference March 24-25, 2017