August is NH Eat Local Month

NH Eat LocalThroughout the month of August, the Monadnock Food Co-op celebrates New Hampshire Eat Local Month by offering a variety of farm and local food events including:

Local Foods BBQs at the Monadnock Food Co-op Outdoor Patio, Keene, NH
Friday, August 7, 2015 from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. and Saturday, August 21 from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. The menu will feature locally grown and made items for both meat-lovers and vegetarians.  Local musicians will also perform. Cost: $9/plate.

Farm Tour at Monadnock Berries in Troy, NH
Tuesday, August 11, 2015 from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. for a walk around one of the largest blueberry farms in New Hampshire.  Discover the story behind these quality products on the Co-op’s shelves. Register today! Cost: Free.

Farm Tour at Walpole Valley Farm in Walpole, NH
Thursday, August 13, 2015 from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. for a walk around the Caserta Family’s farm to learn about pasturing beef, pork and poultry, as well as the logistics of this multi-faceted business. After the tour, a dinner of grass fed burgers are available for purchase at 6pm, before their weekly  Movie Night at the Barn at 7pm.  Discover the story behind these quality products on the Co-op’s shelves. Register today! Cost: Free.

CANCELLED: Nourishing Plate: Refreshing Summer Soups at Neighbor Made, Keene, NH
Monday, August 17, 2015 from 6:30 p.m. – 8 p.m. Learn to take advantage of the summer bounty of fresh vegetables and fruits to create nourishing and delicious soups – cold and hot – with ease. You’ll sample tasty cooked and raw options and leave inspired to take advantage of this summer’s harvest in your next meal. Cost: $10 donation.

Canning Workshop at the Monadnock Food Co-op, Keene, NH
Tuesday, August 18, 2015 from 6:30 p.m. – 8 p.m. Billie Stark and Sandy Hamm will present a workshop on food preservation and share recipes, samples for tasting/testing, tips and suggestions.  Register today! Cost: Free.

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