Farm to Table Buy Local Blog

2022 Veggie Subscription

Oasis Farm & Fishery, in partnership with Operation Better Block Inc.’s Junior Green Corps, are excited to launch an affordable “Veggie Subscription” that delivers a box of locally-grown, seasonal produce to residents bi-weekly. This program aims to conveniently increase Homewood residents’ access to healthy, fresh foods while supporting local community-based organizations that prioritize grassroots engagement…

3 Steps to Cooking a Delicious Ham!

From our friends at Footprints Farm: Easter Dinner is quickly approaching, so today we wanted to share some guidance on cooking your easter ham.  1. Rinse the ham in cold water and blot it dry.  2. Glaze. Line a roasting pan with aluminum foil. Add an inch or so of water in the bottom to prevent burning…

April 26, 2022: Appalachian Food Works Producer-Buyer Meet Up

The Producer-Buyer Meetup has returned! “The soil is the great connector of lives, the source and destination of all . . . without proper care for it we can have no life.” – Wendell Berry A note from Travis Lesser, Founder & Executive Director of Appalachian Food Works: I have been waiting a long time…

Enjoy Farm-Fresh Products with a Western PA CSA!

For a full list of Western PA farms offering CSAs, visit: https://farmtotablepa.com In a CSA (consumer supported agriculture), customers pay for “shares” and receive a percentage of the products harvested from local farms. Shares are available from farms and farm cooperatives throughout Western PA. Customers pick a designated site such as a home, business, or…

Emerald Valley Artisans Winter CSA

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
Bethel Park Farmer’s Market
Summer Organic Gardening Series with Doug Oster