The 5th Annual Local Harvest: Farms, Food, and Family will be held Sunday, January 27, 2013 from noon to 4 p.m. at The Frelinghuysen Arboretum in Morristown.
Sponsored by Slow Food Northern New Jersey, the event will bring together local farmers, food artisans, and like-minded organizations for an afternoon of sustainably, locally produced foods to stock up on for the winter.
Visitors can purchase seasonal vegetables and fruit, grass-fed beef and pork, pastured poultry, eggs, cheese, breads, and prepared foods from local growers and producers while learning about Co-ops and Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) and how to purchase seasonal farm shares. Co-ops and CSAs participating are Mountain Lakes Organic Co-op, The Community Supported Garden in Warren County and School Lunch Farm in Morris County. Appleridge Farm, Churutabis Farm, Flint Hill Farm, Good Fields Farm, Griggstown Quail Farm, Plaid Piper Farm, Bobolink Dairy & Bakeyard, Tassot Apiaries and Valley Shepherd Creamery will be on hand with artisan breads, cheeses, organic and pastured meats, and a wide array of poultry. Rogowski Farm will offer seasonal vegetables and fruit.
Artisan chocolates & sweets for Valentine’s Day from Donna & Company Chocolates and The Artist Baker. Degage Farm will offer organic eco-handcrafted herbal aromatherapy products for your Valentine.
$3 donation to Slow Food Northern NJ School Vegetable Garden Programs.
For more information and list of participating farms, foods artisans, & friends, visitwww.slowfoodnnj.org
Please mark your calendar for January 27, 2013