Small Fruit & Veggie Twilight Meeting

UNH Cooperative Extension announces a meeting and workshop on growing small fruit (blueberries/raspberries) and vegetable on Thursday, August 20, 2009 form 5:15 pm till 7:30 PM. The event will be hosted by Ron and Lois Laurence, Blueberry Bay Farm at 38 Depot Road, Stratham, NH Topics are: – Integrated Pest Management – Transitioning to Organic farming – Cultural practices –

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Shrimptastic!

At Slow Food Seacoast, we love local shrimp. The Northern shrimp are small, sweet, meaty, and succulent and taste amazing in everything – shrimp cocktails, curries, pastas, stir-fries, you name it. And what’s more, the Northern shrimp are a very good fishery for Slow Food folk to support; the shrimp (especially when trap-caught) are a sustainable fishery, with healthy population

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NH Eat Local Month is Coming!

What great news! After a few years of stellar local stewardship for an “Eat Local” event by Seacoast Eat Local, the state of New Hampshire has embraced the idea of celebrating local agriculture with a statewide Eat Local Month.  The press release below gives details about the month and its theme weeks, so you can begin planning for how you’ll

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Transforming Our Local Food System

Seacoast Local has a special workshop coming up on Wednesday, Aug. 5 that you’re invited to attend. It’s with June Holley (founder of ACEnet) and she’s going to help us assess our local food economy and help us to identify our next steps to make it even stronger. Our local food system already has many great components, but we know

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Woody Tasch brings “Slow Money” to the Seacoast

Woody Tasch, author of Slow Money: Investing As If Food, Farms and Fertility Mattered, will be speaking at RiverRun Bookstore on Tuesday, Aug. 11 at 7 p.m., as part of Seacoast Local’s “Making the Connection” speaker series, co-produced with RiverRun Bookstore. “Think about it: A hundred thousand Americans providing millions of dollars a year for investment in local food systems.

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