Plaza Midwood Food Swap!

A food swap is a recurring event where members of a community share homemade, homegrown, or foraged foods with each other. Swaps allow direct trades to take place between attendees, e.g., a loaf of bread for a jar of pickles or a half-dozen backyard eggs. No cash is exchanged, and no goods are sold. 


Diversify your pantry and go home happy and inspired while meeting your friends and neighbors!

Who can participate?
We welcome everyone, as long as you bring something you made, grew, or foraged yourself!

What do people bring?
All swap items must be homemade, homegrown, or foraged by you. Think baked goods, jam, pickles, beer, spreads, honey, vinegar, mead, granola, pasta, fruits, vegetables, herbs, spices, homemade sausages, backyard eggs … you name it! Bring as little or as much as you like. You can bring a bunch of one thing or multiples of a few different things. The possibilities are endless! Keep in mind that swappers will be examining and picking up your goods, so be sure to package them in a way that protects the food and makes it clear the amounts you want to swap. We encourage reusable, earth-friendly packaging whenever possible. If possible, you should also bring samples for others to try.

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  • Kristina C.

    If you plan on attending the food swap this Sunday, please let me know what you plan on bringing! This way we can entice others to come out and hopefully have a nice variety of goodies there to choose from. Either reply here or email me at [masked]

    Thanks!
    ~ Kristina

    October 21, 2013

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