Farm to Table Pittsburgh Blog

Pittsburgh Pierogi Festival 2017

You think you know pierogies?  The delicious dumpling filled with pillowy potatoes, cheese, sauerkraut and other goodness!  What about a pierogie waffle topped with fried chicken?  Falafel pierogies?  Perhaps a pierogie dessert like The Masked Pierogie – a brown sugar potato cake filled with salted caramel topped with chocolate ganache, potato chip dust, swiss buttercream and…

Upcoming Farm to Table Events

We’ve been busy this summer partnering with great organizations and planning some exciting events. Please join us! 9/15-9/17: Mother Earth News Fair All Day Seven Springs Mountain Resort, Somerset County Stop by and see our display to learn more about local food resources! 9/16: Farm Aid 11am-5:30pm KeyBank Pavilion, Washington County Stop by and see…

PRESS RELEASE: 724 Food Rescue Launches at FarmAid

Pittsburgh, PA / September 5, 2017: Since the launch of 412 Food Rescue, nearly 2 million pounds of good food has been saved from going to waste in Allegheny County and instead distributed to communities in need. Now 412 Food Rescue is bringing these efforts to Beaver, Butler, Westmoreland, Fayette and Washington counties with the…

Call for Vendors – Carrick Market through N3D

SEPTEMBER 16 12-3PM FREE to participate We want farmers, bakers, and makers! Join us as we support the Carrick neighborhood. Each summer, Carrick plans to host a farmer’s market program. As a part of the URA/ NextPittsburgh/ Mayor’s office initiative, The Next 3 Days, we are assembling a mini-farmers market to demonstrate the potential in…

Upcoming Events and Vendor Opportunities

These cooler nights are reminding us that Fall is around the corner! We’ve stayed busy this Summer launching the region’s new business-to-business network – Farm to Table Connections of Western PA. We’re now promoting local food resources in Western PA on a year-round basis and not just when we plan our Harvest Tasting & Spring…

Recap and Photos: SW PA Local Food Shed Inaugural Event

Local Foods Potluck Dinner with 412 Food Rescue

Celebrate the season’s bounty at the Peters Township Public Library! Bring along a prepared potluck dish for 6-8 people made with homemade or locally-grown foods.  Share your recipe too! For this year’s free event, the library’s GO Green Club is partnering with Farm to Table Western PA, whose goal is to bridge the gap between…

Farm Aid 2017

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…

2017 Farm to Table Pittsburgh Conference Speaker Schedule Published