Thursday, January 21, 2010

Book Signing The Locavore Way with Amy Cotler

Saturday January 23, 2010 at 2 pm at The Bookloft in Great Barrington

Its easier than ever to eat food grown close to home, with great benefits to the health of your family, your local community, and the environment. And of course it tastes fantastic! Amy Cotler gives you all the information you need to become a satisfied locavore, addressing how and where to find local foods, how to eat locally on a tight budget, what questions to ask at the farmers market, and how to grow your own food in small spaces. She offers insider shopping tips, simple guides to preparing whats in season, ideas for bringing out the best flavors in farm-fresh foods, and strategies to make the harvest last. With Cotlers advice, eating locally is as simple as it is delicious.

Monday, January 4, 2010

Thanks to those who applied, we are no longer accepting applicants

Thanks to those who have applied, here's the job description, but we are no longer accepting applicants:

Manages community and professional (farmer, food buyer, retail and restaurant) member recruitment, renewal, fulfillment and outreach. Responsible for ensuring the office runs as smoothly as possible, a multi-tasker and problem solver who is responsible for database management, public inquiries, office support services, purchasing, facilities management and more. Responsible for updating the Farm to Table Directory and the Farm Map and Map-o-licious online. Actively involved in a variety of Events. Supports the Executive Director’s fund-raising, communication, and networking activities.

Please submit resume and references as soon as possible, preferably by January 22, 2010 to Barbara Zheutlin, Berkshire Grown, P.O. Box 983, Great Barrington, MA 01230 and/ or Job will begin mid to late February.