Entries by Brandi Schoen

Now Accepting Pre-orders for Expo Pick Up

Want to make your Mom proud? Serve the best Easter dinner ever, by starting with the best ingredients. Ham or lamb from the store?! Not with your pro skills and farmer friends helping you find the tastiest, most humanely-raised meat for your feast. Reserve yours now, and pick up at the Expo! (Or make arrangements […]

March 25-Eat Local Expo

March 25 10:00 am - 3:00 pm Johnson County Community College (JCCC) Gym, Overland Park, KS 12345 College Blvd, Overland Park, KS 66210 Do you know your farmer? Join us at our 19th annual Eat Local & Organic Expos for a chance to meet and buy directly from some of the best local, organic, and free-range farmers […]

Tomatoes 101- March 12

We believe that heirloom tomatoes are one of the best things about summer. We are super excited that one of KCFC member farmers will share some of his secrets to growing fantastic tomatoes. Join John Cobine as he walks you through the basics of tomatoes: types of tomatoes, heirlooms vs hybirds, sowing, transplanting and caring […]

It’s National CSA day!

Spring is right around the  corner, which means it's time to starting thinking about all of the the amazing local, organic, and free-range food to be had right here in KC! And it's not just for veggie lovers anymore.  Many farmers have a meat option if that's what you are looking for. Want to know […]

Feb 21- Slow Money Entrepreneur Showcase

The Slow Money Showcase is an easy way to see Slow Money at work. We've selected five people with strong projects--some from the Douglas County area and some from the KC area. These people work to heal our planet through creating good environmental businesses. The projects include; farmers and ranchers waiting to expand, a pay-as-you-go cafe, […]

Cultivate KC’s Farmers and Friends Meeting- Feb 4

Join Cultivate Kansas City for our twelfth Annual Farmers & Friends Meeting, a gathering that brings together our city's farming and food dreamers and doers. We share knowledge, we start conversations, we introduce the community's leaders to those who are just getting started, we dream about what a healthy food system for Kansas City could look […]

Seed Savers KC Winter Seed Exchange Jan 21

Our friends at SeedSavers-KC are hosting their annual Winter Seed Exchange! Please bring your things to trade in individual labeled containers (envelopes, bags, jars, pots). Things you can trade are seeds, bulbs, cuttings, oils, tinctures, dried herbs, dried vegetables, ferment starters, fresh eggs, pickles, jams, jellies, garden/environmental, homestead books the options are numerous. Please give […]

Mid-America Organic Association Conference Comes to KC!

This year, MOA has a new venue, the Sheraton Kansas City Hotel at Crown Center in Kansas City, MO. Join us for over 70 informative educational sessions, hands-on workshops, special events including the MOA Top Chef Competition, and, of course, great food! Don't miss it! And, as always, thank you for your support of the Mid-America Organic Association and […]

Tea Cupping with Hugo Tea Feb 25

We love a really great cup of tea! And we really love a really great cup of ethically sourced organic tea. Join us as we spend an hour sampling some of the best tea in the city. Zach will be on hand to guide us through the basics of tea and demo international cupping procedures. Hugo Tea is […]

Learn to Make Ravioli- And eat it too

Ravioli, the plural version of Raviolo, is the beloved stuffed pasta largely believed to be invented in Italy in the 14th century.  There’s nothing so delicious as fresh pasta, and crafting it yourself is much easier than you might think!  Join the Kansas City Food Circle and Beth Barden from Succotash and learn how to use […]