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10 Must-Do Steps for Sustainable Homebrewing »

In the craft beer world, solar panels and ambitious recycling programs have become the norm. Microbreweries from Alaska to Colorado to Massachusetts strive to be sustainable, local, and organic. But there’s an even greener way to drink beer: Make handcrafted ales in the comfort of your own home. The 1.2 million U.S. homebrewers have some […]
Posted by: Nicola on April 17, 2015 @ 3:55 pm
Filed under: Blog,Hyper-Local Craft Brewfest,Local Craft Brewfest,Sustainability

3 ways to become involved in your local food system »

We know that local food is delicious, healthy, and supports the local economy.  So how can you, as an individual or as a community, support the local food system?  Check out these 3 ways that you can become involved! Participate in a CSACommunity supported agriculture, or CSAs, allow you to buy a share of produce […]
Posted by: Chrissy Carroll on August 15, 2014 @ 10:30 am
Filed under: Blog,Boston Local Food Festival,Farms,Snacking in Sneakers,Sustainability

The Gateway to MassGrown »

Are you looking for a farmers market near you? Information on pesticides; a recipe? Maybe a Blueberry Dessert Festival? Well go no further, just visit mass.gov/eea/agencies/agr/ and you’ll find it. If it has to do with agriculture locally, you’ll find what you’re looking for. At the Massachusetts Department of Agriculture (MDAR) they are helping to […]
Posted by: Nicola on August 8, 2014 @ 10:30 am
Filed under: Big Eater Small Body,Blog,Boston Local Food Festival,Farms,Sponsor Announcements,Sustainability

Save That Stuff: A Sustainable Waste Management Option »

The Boston Local Food Festival is going to have ZERO WASTE. That means that all food scraps will be composted, and all plates, bottles, and flatware will be recycled thanks to Save That Stuff. In addition to providing a low-impact, low-guilt experience at the Festival, what can Save That Stuff do for you? Save That […]
Posted by: Nicola on August 6, 2014 @ 9:00 am
Filed under: Blog,Boston Local Food Festival,Corn Free July,Sponsor Announcements,Sustainability