Farm to Table Pittsburgh Blog

BIG NEWS! The Marketplace at Emerald Valley is Offering a Winter CSA!

This is NOT your normal CSA….and WOW is it good! When you want creative, quality, and curated —but you still want LOCAL —check out The Marketplace at Emerald Valley. What you need to know:•‘Winter CSA’ will run from February through May.• You will receive one box each week for 17 weeks.• Winter CSA subscription is…

Part Time Employees Needed!

$16 an Hour plus Mileage Farm to Table is looking for part time employees for food box distributions. Employees will work in teams of two to four and travel to residential sites throughout Allegheny, Beaver, and Washington counties to distribute food boxes. Strict Corona Virus safety guidelines will be enforced, and employees will be provided…

Pennsylvania Farm Bill Specialty Crop Block Grant Program

Now accepting applications to the #PAFarmBill Specialty Crop Block Grant Program! Through this program, we aim to enhance the market for and competitiveness of high priority crops.Eligible crops include:🍯🍯 Hemp, hops, hardwoods, and honey; and🥃🥃 Barley, rye, and wheat for distilling, brewing, and malting purposes only.More info ➡ http://bit.ly/FBSpecialty-Crop

Buy a Meal, Support Restaurant Workers through Allegheny Eats!

Let’s eat together.Sustainable Pittsburgh, CRAFT at Chatham University, and partners from other local food system organizations announce the launch of Allegheny Eats. When you buy a meal kit through Allegheny Eats from one of our participating restaurants, you are helping to purchase meals that support local food industry workers who have been impacted by COVID-19. In…

Local Lifestyle Box

Choose to LIVE LOCAL in 2021!    Support 14 local farms and small businesses with just ONE purchase. The Marketplace at Emerald Valley will help you live the local lifestyle in 2021 by taking the work out of shopping local!   The January Local Lifestyle Box includes all ingredients for two complete meals, a recipe,…

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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…

On FarmAid: How Ayanna Jones and Sankofa Village Community Garden responded to COVID-19