April 1, 2015

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ThinkFood April 19, 2014

ThinkFOOD Sat. April 11

BARD COLLEGE AT SIMON'S ROCK, Great Barrington 10 am - 3 pm   ThinkFOOD CONFERENCE 10:00-11:30 AM - Panel 1: Perceptions and Perspectives: Our Regional Food Culture 11:30 AM-12:30 PM - Panel 2: Fuel the Body, Fuel the Mind 12:30-1:45 PM - Lunch (at Blodgett House) 1:45-3:00 PM - Panel 3: Practical Matters: The Challenges of Feeding … [Read More...]

Red Lion Inn launches video of their favorite Berkshire food spots

Chef Brian Alberg of The Red Lion Inn teamed up with Find.Eat.Drink. and Berkshire Farm & Table to create this terrific video featuring many of the great chefs, farmers and food establishments in our region.  Check it out!   A New Berkshires Food Scene: The Red Lion Inn-sider's Guide from The Red Lion Inn on … [Read More...]

Applications Now Being Accepted for 2015 NFU Beginning Farmers Institute

National Farmers Union (NFU) is now accepting applications for the 2015 class of the Beginning Farmers Institute (BFI). The annual program is open to individuals who are new to farming, in the process of transferring an operation from a relative or non-relative to themselves, or contemplating a career in farming or ranching. Applications must be … [Read More...]

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March Maple Dinner Monday March 23

Tickets are $125 per person. Berkshire Grown member discount ticket=$100. Call 413-528-0041 for tickets. Community members who join Berkshire Grown before the dinner may purchase tickets at the discounted member price. To reserve a ticket, call Berkshire Grown at 413-528-0041. Berkshire Grown Member Farmer ticket= $65 for each Berkshire Grown … [Read More...]

GMO Labeling and the Consumer’s Right to Know at MCLA

WHAT: Screening of the film Genetic Roulette: The Gamble of Our Lives, and question & answer session with Ed Stockman, Organic Farmer & Co-Founder of Mass Right to Know GMOs WHEN: Thursday, March 12, 7 pm WHERE: MCLA, Murdock Hall, 375 Church Street, North Adams Local organic farmer and GMO labeling activist Ed Stockman will … [Read More...]


Community Land Trust in the Southern Berkshires presents Eric Holt-Giménez

The Community Land Trust in the Southern Berkshires will be holding its annual meeting and board elections on Saturday, March 21st, followed immediately by a presentation from Eric Holt-Giménez: “The Vanishing Public Sphere: A talk about land”. WHEN: Saturday, March 21, 7:00 pm WHERE: First Congregational Church, Main Street, Great Barrington, … [Read More...]