Join Moore Farm and Friends CSA as they celebrate their Summer Farm Tour and Big Pig Roast!

On Sunday, June 27th, Moore Farm and Friends members are invited to tour three farms as part of the Summer Farm Tour and Big Pig Roast. And check out the new behind-the-scenes video of this Alabama farm!

The Chamblee Farmers’ Market is looking for leaders for their new locally grown market coming this spring!

The Chamblee Farmers’ Market is looking for leaders to spearhead this new effort to bring local food to Atlanta tables from our Georgia farmers! Organizational meeting on March 10th, 2010 at the Chamblee Library.

Discover green wine! What justifies an organic wine? How do you identify vegan wines?

The Atlanta Wine School and the Green Chamber of the South will be hosting a special seminar tomorrow night to answer all of your questions about green wine, including what justifies an organic wine, how to identify vegan wines, sustainable practices within the wine industry, and the impact of sulfites in wine.

Find local food near you in Atlanta restaurants, Georgia farms, and CSAs with Georgia Organics google map

Georgia Organics has assembled an extensive google map as a local, organic directory. This wonderful resource identifies with colored balloons our Georgia growers, farmers, and CSAs (Community Supported Agriculture); farmers’ markets (and not just in Atlanta, but also other major cities in Georgia); restaurants that sustain farm-to-table practices; and grocery stores and specialty shops that support local Georgia farmers.

Local Georgia farmers, happy pigs, and organic food at Field of Greens!

Thanks to Whippoorwill Hollow Farms and Slow Food Atlanta for a great Field of Greens celebration this year! Local Georgia farmers, happy pigs, and organic food – delicious!

Moore’s Farm and Friends welcomes you to their first annual Open Farm Day!

More’s Farm and Friends welcomes you to their first annual Open Farm Day in July 5th, 2009, from 11 a.m. EST onwards! Complete with pasture-raised meats and vegetables from local Georgia farms!

National Organic Coalition calling for action against genetically engineered foods and GMOs impact on organics

The National Organic Coalition is fighting for organic farmers everywhere to encourage the government to put into place regulations that protect organic crops. Essentially, so many industrial farms use genetically modified organisms (GMO) and genetically engineered (GE) seed and crops, that cross-pollination into organic crops is virtually an inevitability unless safeguards are put into place. This threatens the purity of our food supply at the most basic level.

GoodGuide tells us what’s what when it comes to the environmental impact of consumer products

Ever wonder what’s REALLY in the products you buy, whether it’s food or health or beauty? What exactly does “green” mean when a product touts its environmental friendliness? Here to decipher the chemical make-up (and the impact of it all) is GoodGuide.

Emory University opening their Community Supported Agriculture program to Druid Hills and Clairmont Heights neighbors

Emory University is opening up it’s sustainable food program to its Atlanta and Decatur neighbors! So if you’ve been looking for a CSA in the Druid Hills, Clairmont Heights, etc. neighborhoods, then Destiny Produce may be a great option for you!

It’s gardening time again here in Decatur and our little vegetable patch is almost ready!

Let the community garden games begin in Decatur Georgia!

Georgia greens from The Local Farmstand in the Westside Urban Market on Howell Mill Road

As I type this, I am leaning over my usual evening ritual – a spinach salad. But this time I’m crunching on a different spinach than usual – leaves that just came from the dirt of Newborn, Georgia. This morning, I took my first trip by The Local Farmstand in the Westside Urban Market (a … Continue reading

Visit the annual Oakhurst Community Garden plant sale in Decatur to start your organic vegetable garden!

Visit the Oakhurst Community Garden plant sale in Decatur for all of your organic vegetable garden needs!

Spring welcomes our Atlanta outdoor farmers’ markets and Georgia farms back to the table!

Local food in Atlanta and Decatur as well as Georgia farmers’ markets and produce stands!

Developing my knowledge of local food in Atlanta

Enjoy local food in Atlanta and Decatur by knowing what’s in season when!

First delivery of organic groceries from local CSA, Moore Farms and Friends

Organic produce delivery from Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) farm right here in the south!