Food 4 Thought : Update

All of the below photos were taken at amazing Alberta farms this week. I was thrilled to participate in the Galimax Trading: Chef’s Tour where I ate my way across southern Alberta one farm at a time! Thanks to Rudy for arranging such a wonderful day out, and thanks to all the farmers who welcomed, educated and fed 300 Calgary chefs! * more about this tour in a later post (likely after Food 4 Thought wraps up)

FOOD 4 THOUGHT:  The big event is only days away and I am happy to announce the exciting line up of participating Farmers, Producers and Chefs who will be providing us with a “taste” of sustainable farming and eating!

Rouge                          Poplar Bluff Farms & Wild Rose Brewery

Fresh Kitchen             Broek Pork Acres & Poplar Bluff Farms

Route 40 Soup Co.      Wild Rose Brewery & Winters Turkeys

The District                Spragg Meats

Holy Grill                   Canadian Celtic Cattle Co & Second to None Meats

And for all you gasping vegetarians just wait…

Tasty Life                   Saskatoon Berry Farm

The Light Cellar            Chinook Honey

SPUD                          * offering abundant veggies and fruits

Lady Bug Cafe

Alberta Greens

Verde Tea

* Community Natural Foods has sponsored the Uptown Concession, so we will be serving Non GMO, Organic Popcorn + all organic fixins’

There will also be multiple Community Groups present who are working in all areas of food security and backyard sustainability, Including:

Calgary Permaculture Group, CLUCK, A.B.C Backyard Bees, & Slow Food Calgary.

Food 4 Thought tickets are now one sale at both Community Natural Foods Locations and at the REAP Calgary site


One Comment to “Food 4 Thought : Update”

  1. I so wish I could be there, but sadly I’m out of town that weekend. Hopefully I’ll get a chance to simply visit local farms this summer.

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