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Fifth Eat Local Week coming Oct. 24-30

Ready to celebrate local food once again? The fifth edition of Transition Sarasota’s Eat Local Week has been scheduled for Oct. 24-30. This year’s program,… Read more »

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Eat Near: Why Sarasota needs a foodshed study

Lessons from the recent Sustainable Communities Workshop…. Read more »

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Eat Local Week: Q&A with keynote speaker Michael Shuman

Noted economist will speak at Sarasota’s Sustainable Communities Workshop…. Read more »

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Eat Near: Carol Peppe Hewitt brings Slow Money success stories to Sarasota

Slow Money supports local food…. Read more »

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Eat Near: It's all about the Benjamins at Eat Local Week No. 3

The week celebrates local food in all its guises…. Read more »

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Eat Near: Top 10 local food heroes

I’ve been writing my Eat Near column since April, and I can tell you the part I like best with no hesitation: meeting the impressive… Read more »

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Frack in action with 'Gasland'

Unclear about the controversy over fracking, the process used to extract natural gas all around the U.S.? Check out “Gasland,” the 2010 documentary being screened… Read more »

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Eat Near: Food Day at King Family Farms

Celebrate crop-toberfest with locally grown foods on Sunday…. Read more »

The Rucksack Extravaganza w/ Emmett Lalor, Will Sime, Alix Sun, Truman Adams, SNAPM and Tosspot

This Saturday, multi-talented artist Steve McAllister will revisit his book The Rucksack Letters, a compilation of musings about hitchhiking and train-hopping around the nation, at The… Read more »

Local Hero: Joel Salatin headlines Eat Local Week

International local foods guru Joel Salatin will speak as part of Eat Local Week…. Read more »