From Bees to the Sun: Food System Updates in the Monadnock Region

We’d love to hear from other regions in New Hampshire — what’s new in your local food system?  We welcome your updates! Originally Posted in the Monadnock Shopper News For the sixth year, Monadnock Buy Local celebrates local food, farms and our entire Monadnock region food system during New Hampshire Eat Local Month. Our food…

The Local Crowd: Supporting Farms Through Crowdfunding

The Local Crowd (TLC) Monadnock — a locally-based crowdfunding platform in Keene — has raised over $86,000 from 600+ supporters for thirteen campaigns since it launched in April 2017.  One-third of our campaigns supported farmers in our region.  We wonder if we could build on this asset and make this platform available to support farmers…

Celebrate National Farmers Market Week

New Hampshire Eat Local Month joins markets across the country in celebrating National Farmers Market Week from August 5-11. To celebrate, we invite you to participate in the first-ever NH Eat Local Month Scavenger Hunt. As demand for local food continues to grow, so too have the opportunities for America’s farmers to market fresh food…

Join the NH Food Alliance for NH Eat Local Month

By Samantha Cave, NH Food Alliance This August, we hope you will join New Hampshire Food Alliance and over 70 other partners from across the state in celebrating our local food system! During the 31-day NH Eat Local Month, there will be dozens of events coordinated by organizations, farms, restaurants, and others to help you know…

31 Days, 31 Ways to Celebrate

August is NH Eat Local Month, and we’ve got 31 days to celebrate! All month long, we can find new ways to support New Hampshire farmers and local agriculture.