Farm to Table Pittsburgh Blog

Creating Successful Social Media Campaigns

Allison Czapp from Buy Fresh Buy Local Greater Lehigh Valley presented on “Creating Successful Social Media Campaigns to Attract and Keep New Customers.” This is a great resource for Farmers’ Markets, Farms, Food Producers, Wineries, Breweries, Distileries and Meaderies! Link to the recording of the presentation from the Farmers’ Market Manager Forum on October 28…

Farm Fall Events 2020

*All information is what was available at the time of publishing. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, please confirm any information before heading out the door. The temperatures are falling. The leaves are changing. It’s time for warm drinks, cozy sweaters and pumpkin everything! Some may be worried that the pandemic has squashed (pun intended) the…

Registration is open for events from PASA Sustainable Agriculture
Non-profit Night at Threadbare Drive-Thru to Benefit PASA Sustainable Agriculture
Calling Food Producers & Stakeholders working with Farm Service Agency (FSA)

“Recipe for Success” Food Startup Workshop – Not too late to register!

Are you a “foodpreneur” or interested in starting your own food-related business? Then don’t miss the PantherlabWorks Recipe for Success Workshop in partnership with La Dorita Cooks! At this workshop, food industry professionals will discuss best practices for commercializing a food concept. Topics covered will include: Regulations Testing and labeling requirements Pricing Barcodes and distribution…

Ticket Giveaway

Get ready! We’re giving away 10 sets of tickets to the 14th Farm to Table Expo at the Home & Garden Show. The show runs from March 6-15, 2020 at the David L. Lawrence Convention Center, downtown Pittsburgh, PA. To enter – check out our speaker schedule. Then find our ticket giveaway post on Facebook,…

PA Friends of Agriculture Foundation’s Mobile Ag Ed Science Lab Visits Pittsburgh Home and Garden Show & Farm to Table Expo

Contact: Erin Hart, Farm to Table Western PA/Buy Fresh Buy Local 412-657-3028, ehart@american-healthcare.net Tonya Wible, Director of Education with PA Friends of Ag Foundation 717-731-3545, tdwible@pfb.com For Immediate Release: March 2, 2020 (Pittsburgh) – The Pennsylvania Friends of Agriculture Foundation, a charitable organization supported by Pennsylvania Farm Bureau (PFB), will be bringing agriculture education to…

PFPC Urban Ag WG Direct-Market Vegetable Farmers study opportunity (this Friday!)

USDA and Heinz Endowments, Pasa Sustainable Agriculture are collaborating with vegetable farmers across Pennsylvania and the surrounding region to create the only robust dataset for understanding the financial viability of farm businesses selling through direct markets. At this time, participation in this study is limited to for-profit diversified vegetable operations. If interested farmers are not…

Press Release: 14th Annual Farm to Table Local Food Expo

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Erin Hart ehart@american-healthcare.net Phone: 412.657.3028 March 6 – 15, 2020 @ Pittsburgh Home & Garden Show Pittsburgh, PA, February 20, 2020– The 14th Annual Farm to Table Local Food Expo returns Friday, March 6 – Sunday, March 15 at the David L. Lawrence Convention Center in Downtown Pittsburgh. The Expo is…