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SNAIL MAIL IS HERE.

Click here for the latest happenings with Slow Food Boulder County. Slow News: August 2011

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A Local Evening in Morocco With Peggy Markel – July 30

Morocco inspires visions of smoking tagines, those conical terracotta cooking vessels that slow-cook delectable meat and vegetables with spices, preserved lemon, and when called for, fresh and dried fruit. Come and join us around the fire for a presentation of … Continue reading

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Robyn O’Brien: Patriotism on a Plate

Wow: Most of us are aware of the issues around GM foods in America, but Robyn O’Brien’s TEDx Mile High talk earlier this year is eye-opening, to say the least. Awareness is the first step: Patriotism on a Plate

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2011 Colorado Farm Fresh Directory

It’s growing season and Colorado is a GREAT place to be to experience all that’s LOCAL! The 2011 Colorado Farm Fresh Directory features more than 260 farms, ranches, roadside stands, u-picks, Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) programs and agritourism operations as … Continue reading

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Beer & Wine Time.

Two great events happening this week: Colorado Winefest and 2011 Denver International Beer Competition. Come out and get a taste of the local talent on display! MORE INFO>Winefest.   MORE INFO>Beer Competition.    

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Farm Dinner for School Food Project June 8

Great Food, Great Venue, Great Cause: Our Children’s Health! and… Volunteer servers needed: Email sunny.young@bvsd.org        

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Time to Act: GM Crops on County Ag Land Meeting

The next Cropland Policy Advisory Group meeting is a discussion meeting on GMO Crops on public lands. It is scheduled for Wednesday, June 1, 2011 from 5:30 – 7:30 at the Open Space Offices, 5201 St. Vrain Road Longmont, CO … Continue reading

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Preserve@Home Online Classes

Colorado State University Extension and the University of Idaho Extension are offering Preserve@Home online classes to help you learn the techniques and safety practices of food preservation. Read more and sign up!.

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Edible Front Range wins PUBLICATION OF THE YEAR

We couldn’t be happier for our friends at Edible Front Range! read more…

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UPDATE: Local Foods, Local Jobs Act DERAILED

The opponents of the ‘Local Foods, Local Jobs’ Act have successfully derailed local foods from being fairly considered.  Although it is technically scheduled for a hearing tomorrow afternoon, this effectively sets the bill up for failure because it will die … Continue reading

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