NH Eat Local Month

August is New Hampshire Eat Local Month!

  • How Did You Spend Your Last NH Eat Local Month...

    A bounty of events happened this past weekend — the last weekend of NH Eat Local Month.  How did you celebrate?

  • NH Permaculture Day

    Explore Permaculture topics through workshops and demonstrations, enjoy the community and great food, while supporting the museum and the greater Native American community in NH.

  • 5th Annual Durham Farm Day is August 19th

    A day-long celebration of Durham’s working landscape of farms and gardens, including tours of UNH agricultural research facilities, a walking tour of downtown gardens, and much, much more.

  • NH Eat Local Month Inspiration: Staff Potluck

    Here’s some great inspiration from the staff at UNH Cooperative Extension – Hillsborough County: A NH Eat Local Potluck! Have some inspiration to share?  Add #nheatlocalmonth to your social media posts and we’ll help spread the word.

  • Celebrate New Hampshire Eat Local Month

    All month long, we hope to inspire you to eat more locally grown, raised and made foods, meet the farmers, growers and chefs behind your food and learn new skills that keep you eating locally throughout the year. Celebrate our harvest!

Celebrate New Hampshire Eat Local Month

Posted by Jen Risley On August - 1 - 2017 Comments Off on Celebrate New Hampshire Eat Local Month

All month long, we hope to inspire you to eat more locally grown, raised and made foods, meet the farmers, growers and chefs behind your food and learn new skills that keep you eating locally throughout the year. Celebrate our harvest!

31 Days, 31 Ways to Celebrate

Posted by Sara Zoe On May - 1 - 2017 Comments Off on 31 Days, 31 Ways to Celebrate

August is NH Eat Local Month, and we’ve got 31 days to celebrate! All month long, we can find new ways to support New Hampshire farmers and local agriculture. 1. Visit a farmers’ market 2. Eat what’s in season. 3. Grow your own. It’s not too late to plant things like greens, carrots, etc. for the fall, in fact, it’s perfect timing! Limited Space? – grow herbs on your window sills or a sunny spot all year round. List of[…]

How Did You Spend Your Last NH Eat Local Month Weekend?

Posted by Jen Risley On August - 28 - 2017 Comments Off on How Did You Spend Your Last NH Eat Local Month Weekend?

A bounty of events happened this past weekend — the last weekend of NH Eat Local Month.  How did you celebrate?

NH Permaculture Day

Posted by Jen Risley On August - 17 - 2017 Comments Off on NH Permaculture Day

Explore Permaculture topics through workshops and demonstrations, enjoy the community and great food, while supporting the museum and the greater Native American community in NH.

5th Annual Durham Farm Day is August 19th

Posted by Jen Risley On August - 3 - 2017 Comments Off on 5th Annual Durham Farm Day is August 19th

A day-long celebration of Durham’s working landscape of farms and gardens, including tours of UNH agricultural research facilities, a walking tour of downtown gardens, and much, much more.

NH Eat Local Month Inspiration: Staff Potluck

Posted by Jen Risley On August - 2 - 2017 Comments Off on NH Eat Local Month Inspiration: Staff Potluck

Here’s some great inspiration from the staff at UNH Cooperative Extension – Hillsborough County: A NH Eat Local Potluck! Have some inspiration to share?  Add #nheatlocalmonth to your social media posts and we’ll help spread the word.

National Farmers Market Week 2017

Posted by Jen Risley On July - 29 - 2017 Comments Off on National Farmers Market Week 2017

We proudly join with farmers’ markets and buy local networks across the country in celebrating National Farmers Market Week from August 6-12, 2017. As demand for local food continues to grow, so too have the opportunities for America’s farmers to market fresh food directly to the consumer.

Eat Local Photo Contest 2017

Posted by Jen Risley On July - 12 - 2017 Comments Off on Eat Local Photo Contest 2017

August is NH Eat Local Month, but the Lakes Region Food Network invites to get started in July!

New Hampshire Eat Local Month Recipes

Posted by Jen Risley On August - 5 - 2016 Comments Off on New Hampshire Eat Local Month Recipes

Thanks for caring about local foods and reducing waste. Note that our recipes contain red and green words: Red signals local produce that is in season whereas green is for local foods that are in season now and throughout the year.

Lakes Region Eat Local Photo Contest

Posted by Jen Risley On August - 4 - 2016 Comments Off on Lakes Region Eat Local Photo Contest

During August, the Belknap County Conservation District and the Lakes Region Food Network are co-sponsoring a photo contest. Submit your photo of “how You eat local” and you may be the lucky winner of a $25 gift certificate to one of these great local businesses: Wayfarer Coffee Shop, Laconia Village Bakery, Local Eatery, Local Provisions, Osgood’s Agway, Burrito ME, and Sunflower Natural Foods.

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