The Greater Everglades Foodshed

a hub for local, just, sustainable food

Welcome

The Greater Everglades Foodshed is an online social network for anyone passionate about growing a sustainable local food economy and culture in southern Florida.

Join us, dig into your bioregion, and find your place!

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Please submit Local Food Initiatives for mapping!

We are creating a map and listings of Local Food Initiatives throughout southern Florida that will be available on this site in the near future!

Please fill out one survey for every initiative you know about.

 

"The most radical political act you can take is to eat from within 25 miles of where you live."

- -Vandana Shiva

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The Edible Gardening Gal is now a member of The Greater Everglades Foodshed
Nov 17, 2013
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Screening of Edible City & Potluck at Coral Gables Congregational Church

October 21, 2013 from 6pm to 8pm
Earth Learning, as part of Local Food Week, will host the film screening of Edible City, a film about the local food movement that is taking many regions of North America by storm.The Event is a pot luck (optional), so bring a homemade vegetarian dish for 6 people (preferably made with local ingredients) and pay a reduced fee. $12 without a dish…See More
Oct 20, 2013
Mario Yanez's 3 events were featured
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Oct 11, 2013
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"I'm excited to now be a member of The Greater Everglades Foodshed!"
Jun 13, 2013
Profile IconHeather Fraser and DrGraceGPsyD joined The Greater Everglades Foodshed
Jun 13, 2013
Jessica Figueroa is now a member of The Greater Everglades Foodshed
May 2, 2013
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Apr 25, 2013
Bouman Florida Permaculture is now a member of The Greater Everglades Foodshed
Mar 24, 2013
Ashley Ciferno shared Mario Yanez's page on Facebook
Mar 13, 2013
Mike O'Connell is now a member of The Greater Everglades Foodshed
Mar 10, 2013
Jim W. Harper might attend Mario Yanez's event
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Chef's Harvest Dinner at The Farm at Verde Gardens

March 2, 2013 from 5pm to 9pm
The art of farm to table cuisine takes an elegant twist, bringing the table to the farm! Chef's Harvest Dinners, a new farm-to-table dinner series will highlight our community's finest chefs who have made a commitment to incorporate the best of South Florida's local foods.  A treat for the sense: Enjoy a progressive cocktail tour of The Farm, Chefs Aaron Dreilinger and Jeffrey Brana will prepare an exquisite 6-course meal with all local, sustainably-produced ingredients, local artist MANO…See More
Feb 18, 2013

Blog Posts

A Call for a New Culture...

[from our new blog PerennialCulture.com]

At Earth learning we are doing lots of things in response to the lack of a local food culture: Establishing a Permaculture farm, operating a farm market, trying to open a farm-to-table café, preserving foods, running a food hub, and holding classes, workshops and public events. Lots of busy activity, but it is critical for us to keep our eye on the prize!

What do we…

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Posted by Mario Yanez on February 17, 2013 at 12:00pm

Permaculture Workshops during SkillFest 2012

A call to Permies and DIY-ers... Come share your skills with the residents of South Florida on October 20th at SkillFest 2012. Earth Learning will host a day of workshops for anyone interested in acquiring new skills in the art of farming, preserving or homesteading. If you'd like to share what you know, please contact Elena at elena@earth-learning.org. We have space for 21 individual 45-minute workshops. The workshops will be open to the public and we will be charging a nominal fee of $5 to…

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Posted by Elena Naranjo on September 19, 2012 at 2:09pm — 1 Comment

Hiring a Kitchen Manager

Earth learning is now hiring a Kitchen Manager for it's Homestead Harvest Cafe and Preserving the Harvest Program. Position description attached.

PD%20Kitchen%20Manager.pdf

Posted by Mario Yanez on September 19, 2012 at 1:00am

Monsanto's Roundup may actually pose a threat to the global food supply.

Monsanto's Roundup may actually pose a threat to the global food supply. Find out why:
http://www.naturalnews.com/035221_Roundup_soil_health_food_supply.html

Posted by Alisa Battaglia - Schiff on March 27, 2012 at 2:41am

 
 
 

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