Introducing South Jersey Food Chat

John and Lisa Howard-Fusco and I kicked off a project we’ve been talking about for months. We were joined by Deborah Smith of Jersey Bites for our first episode of South Jersey Food Chat (name subject to change). On the chat, we’ll be talking about what’s going on regionally with restaurants, farms, markets, wineries, and […]

Help NJ based America’s Grow a Row win $250,000

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America’s Grow a Row is a North Jersey based volunteer organization that grows food to donate to food pantries. Through partner farms that donate land for crops and volunteers that plant, grow, and harvest the fresh food, America’s Grow a Row has grown immensely from its inception in 2002. It’s first year, America’s Grow a […]

Locavore odds and ends: The get right to it version

Heading straight to the odds and ends today. America’s Grow a Row has one last volunteer opportunity for the season. They need volunteers on Monday, November 15th up at Peaceful Valley Orchards in Pittstown at 9:30am. It’s a bit up north – about an hour and a half drive from where I live, but if […]