Join Jessica Telesz of the American Health Care Group as she creates healthy foods straight from the Market on Saturday October 5th, the last day of the 2013 Market season. Jessica will be demonstrating healthy options in cooking veggies and giving out samples of the tasty creations from 8 am until noon. Stop by and see what’s cookin’
In addition, she will have information about local food resources in Western Pennsylvania. Visitors to the Market will learn about CSA subscriptions (Consumer Supported Agriculture), will receive recipes and will be able to chat about businesses that source local food.
Farm to Table Pittsburgh will hold the 2nd Annual Harvest Tasting on Saturday, November 16, 2013 at The Waterfront in West Homestead. The Harvest Tasting is an intimate food tasting experience featuring over 65 local farms, purveyors, restaurants, breweries, wineries, and personal chefs. Tickets are $25 in advance and $35 at the door. More information can be found online: http://farmtotablepa.com/harvest-tasting
Farm to Table will provides consumers with information about where their food originates, the importance of eating local for health and economic reasons, and where to find businesses and organizations who can provide them with healthy food and lifestyle choices.
“Our mission is to encourage attendees to take their health into their own hands. We encourage participants, guests and vendors to really get involved in the Conference and engage with one and other so that they can take what they’ve learned and apply it to their own lives and spread the message that local and organic foods and products will improve their lives and the lives of those around them” says Erin Hart, Director of Farm to Table Pittsburgh. Conference participants include farms, dieticians, chefs, food service professionals, organic product vendors, chefs and food service professionals who will also be available to field questions from consumers.
TICKETS: Visit Showclix.com and search “Farm to Table” to purchase tickets.
ABOUT FARM TO TABLE:
Farm to Table is part of the wellness program offered by American HealthCare Group, a Pittsburgh-based health and wellness company. The Farm to Table wellness program includes Lunch & Learns, cooking demonstrations, local tastings and a Farmer’s Market on Wheels program offered to schools districts, corporations, senior groups and community organizations. For more information, visit: farmtotablepa.com.