National, International Eyes on the development of West Louisville FoodPort

OMA‘s master plan for the West Louisville FoodPort site has grabbed the attention of the architectural press, for it’s notable design that borrows from the area’s numerous street grids in relation to the Ohio River, and integrates a diverse program of food-based economic and social activity – including farming/gardening, wholesale food processing, nutrition education, retail […]

West Louisville FoodPort Community Update

On Saturday March 7th, the West Louisville FoodPort Community Council welcomes you to learn more about the FoodPort project, and food-based economic development in Louisville. Please join us; all are welcome to this free event! Boxed lunches featuring local ingredients will be provided for the first 150 attendees. During this lunchtime event, we’ll live stream […]

Calling All Produce Farmers: Wholesale Marketing Training

If you grow produce and are interested in selling into wholesale markets or how to do so more successfully, do not miss this opportunity! Seed Capital KY, along with KCARD, Louisville Farm to Table, Community Farm Alliance, and The Kentucky Horticulture Council, are sponsoring two training days, December 17 in Williamsburg, KY and December 18 […]

Local Food Buyers Exchange – Midwest

Local-Food-Buyers-ExchangeJoin LFA in Chicago on November 6 for a new kind of business meeting focused solely on building the local food market in the upper Midwest – one that’s viable, sustainable and profitable! The LOCAL FOOD BUYERS EXCHANGE – MIDWEST is a day-long conference focused exclusively on the development and implementation of local food business solutions, and will include interactive […]

The Other Local Food Heroes

Kentucky Proud!Our favorite part of the Local Food Hero voting this year was the comments section–over 275 people left thoughtful, beautiful comments telling us what local farmers mean to them. We love hearing how much people care about where their food comes from: local food heroes aren’t just farmers, they are family members, friends, community leaders, […]