There are a number of terrific infographics that are telling the story of our food system. This one: Who owns our holiday food? … [Read more...] about Who owns our food system?
Archives for November 2011
Those folks in Emmett are bringing community members together to work on their local food system. Today, they released a report of a gathering held in September. Here's the executive summary: In September 2011, the first adaptation of the FEAST model of community organizing was brought to … [Read more...] about Something’s cooking in the Gem County food system
The latest post from Northwest Food News: Say the word “goat” and most Americans picture a horned cartoon with a taste for tin cans. It started back in 1928, when a distasteful little goat ate Minnie Mouse’s ukulele in Steamboat Willie, the first animated cartoon to guarantee the goat its place … [Read more...] about Goats?
The Treasure Valley Food Coalition is a non-profit organization in support of a vibrant local food economy in the Treasure Valley Food Shed of Southwestern Idaho and Eastern Oregon. No other group is working in the food system connecting what we eat and a myriad of issues like energy, … [Read more...] about Welcome to the Treasure Valley Food Coalition
Most of us want to make healthy choices when it comes to feeding ourselves and our families. We want to know how what we eat affects our local economy, the environment and our future. We are all familiar with food----after all, we eat every single day. Few know much about the system that … [Read more...] about Supporting a Vibrant Local Food Economy
Fall 2011 has been a season of change for the Treasure Valley Food Coalition. Check back frequently as we create this new website with more comprehensive news of our local food system. We hope you'll offer your suggestions as we complete it. … [Read more...] about Stay tuned for a new and improved TVFC website