Farm to Table Pittsburgh Blog

Clarion River Organics: home delivered local pastured meat

100% grass fed beef eat a lot of hay in the winter! Emanuel is proud to feed his cattle nothing but organic grass all year round. It’s how he gets the best tasting, most nutritious beef possible. But it is expensive to feed organic hay all winter! He’d love to send a few nice steers…

Produce Safety Alliance: Food Safety Training

Ensure that your vegetable farm and processing activities comply with science-based standards for safely growing, harvesting, and storing produce to minimize the risk of foodborne illness. This training will provide an introduction to produce safety and review topics including worker health and hygiene; soil amendments; wildlife and domesticated animals; agricultural water; and post-harvest handling according…

PA-WAgN’s 13th Annual Networking Symposium – Growing Rural Urban Perspectives

Registration is open for Pennsylvania Women’s Agricultural Network (PA-WAgN)’s Annual Symposium featuring keynote speakers Leah Penniman co-director of Soul Fire Farm and author of Farming While Black, and Audra Mulkern of the Female Farmer Project. The symposium will take place on Wednesday, December 18th, 2019 at the Temple University Howard Gittis Student Center and feature…

All-Clad Factory Sale Early Access Event: Benefiting Make-A-Wish

Upcoming PASA Events

Pennsylvania Association for Sustainable Agriculture (PASA) is a Pennsylvania-based sustainable agriculture association founded in 1992. They work to build a more economically-just, environmentally-regenerative, and community-focused food system through education and research that directly supports farmers. They coordinate year-round workshops and events, administer formal farming apprenticeships, and facilitate research that empowers farmers with data they value….

Jamison Farm Book Signing
Western PA Lamb Cook-Off

Celebrate National Farmers Market Week!

Each year, Farmers Market Coalition helps recognize farmers markets across the country with National Farmers Market Week.  August 4th – 10th, markets will host local special events and activities, and online, we hail the benefits of farmers markets for farmers, consumers, and the community as a whole. Here’s how you can help us spread the…

WPC accepting proposals for two agricultural leases – Mercer County

Western Pennsylvania Conservancy, a regional non-profit conservation organization, is accepting proposals for two agricultural leases at its farm in Mercer County, near Grove City. The selected farmers will have the opportunity to produce organic food for the Pittsburgh regional market. Housing and a barn are also available to lease.   For more information, please contact…

Farm to Table Western PA Local Food Guide Photo Viewing & Summer Celebration

Join us at Abandoned Pittsburgh as we view all the gorgeous photos from our Local Food Guide and celebrate the beginning of Summer! Love Rocks Café will be preparing hors d’oeuvres and cocktails featuring food from Local Farms, Food Producers, Breweries, Wineries & Distilleries! Event info: Friday, June 21, 2019 5:00 AM to 7:00 PM…