PLG Food Coop: Meetup Group and First Meeting
The PLG Food Coop has started a Meetup Group! Join here. Made up of CSA and non-CSA members, the PLG Food Coop is hoping to address some food issues in PLG and neighboring communities. The first planning meeting will be held on Wednesday, August 26, 2009 at 7 p.m. Location TBA. We will be discussing: […]
What Happens to Our Leftovers? Food Not Bombs!
The PLGCSA picnic was held on a beautiful day on August 16, 2009. Photos by CSA member Heidi Hass.
Member Talent: Miles Okazaki
So, most of you know that we donate our leftover shares and vegetables to Food Not Bombs. Ever wonder what happens after that? Well, board member and founder of the CSA Diana Liss and board member Karen Oh went to volunteer at Food Not Bombs to help them cook our leftovers and other donations and […]
PLGCSA Progressive Dinner Night Recap
Miles Okazaki, Guitar Guillaume Perret, Tenor + Soprano Saxophones and Electronics Damion Reid, Drums Wednesday, July 22 Bowery Poetry Club 308 Bowery, New York 7:00-10:00pm (one show) $14, $10 students For those of you unfamiliar with Mr. Perret, he is a young wizard of the saxophone and longtime explorer of its potential as an electric […]
PLGCSA Outreach Night Recap
Our first ever Progressive Dinner was a great success. Everyone who participated had a great time. Many good recipes were shared and demonstrated by fellow CSA members.
Spring Farm Trip
The outreach night was a big success! Board members Darren and Pavani and members Maya and Barbara set up and tabled the event. They had fliers and put out the leftover vegetables and took donations to sample Woodbridge Farms bounty. Cabbages, peaches, herbs, potatoes, even some garlic made it out to the general public which […]
Brooklyn Food Conference on May 2
Last Saturday we visited Woodbridge Farm to meet with the farmers and help with some spring planting. One member was kind enough to share her thoughts on the trip…
Farm Trip Rescheduled
The Brooklyn Food Conference is being held on May 2 at John Jay College in Park Slope. Created by the Brooklyn Food Coalition, over 500 people have already registered for the conference and thousands are expected. There is a fundraiser dinner featuring local/sustainable foods that is almost sold out. Over 60 workshops are planned from […]
Farm Visit September 27th
Due to the rain this weekend, our trip to Woodbridge Farm has been postponed to next Saturday, October 4th. Check your email for a new Evite coming soon. We’ll need to move fast to arrange transportation, so please RSVP as soon as you can. Our friends from the new Grand Street CSA in Manhattan will […]
Our second annual PLG CSA farm trip is coming up soon! Where and When Date: Saturday September 27th Leave PLG: 10 am Arrive at Farm in Salem, CT: 12:30 pm Return to PLG: TBD (probably around 7 pm) Activities We will be going on a walking tour of the farm. Please be prepared for tall […]